Host Families

Do you have an unused room in your home? Why not earn some additional income by hosting foreign students?

Become a host family in Chelmsford, Essex and Quest Guardians will support you every step of the way. We provide guardianship for international students in the UK.

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Why you should become a host family in Essex

If you choose to become a host family, you can earn extra cash, meet new people and learn more about different cultures. Also, by providing host student accommodation, you can help international students improve their English language skills and understand UK culture and customs.

Benefits of being a host family in Essex:

  • Make extra money each month from a spare room
  • Deepen your understanding of new and different cultures
  • Have some additional companionship and build new relationships
  • Host when it suits you, from a few weeks to three months

Host Family in Essex

Quest Guardians are a UK guardianship agency. We are the legal guardians for international students in our care, and therefore we take legal responsibility for each student. As a host family in Chelmsford, Essex, all you need to do is welcome your guest into home and provide safe accommodation.

We understand that common interests help to build relationships. We match up international students with host families with similar interests and perspectives in life to help form happy friendships and an enjoyable experience for everyone.

When applying to become a host family in Chelmsford or Essex, please note that we only accept applications from families that are DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) checked. At Quest Guardians, the safety of the children in our charge is our highest priority. We will regularly visit your home to ensure that your host student accommodation is safe and up to standard.

Want to know more about becoming a host family in Essex? Please call our friendly team at Quest Guardians on 01202 882299 or complete our Host Family application form.

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