embark on a rewarding journey

host family pouring some water at a table

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding journey that transcends cultural boundaries? Hosting international boarding school students during their holiday breaks is a unique and enriching experience that not only brings the world to your doorstep but also creates lifelong connections. As a host family, you have the opportunity to share your culture, learn about others, and make a lasting impact on a young student's life. Join us on this exciting adventure and discover the joys of becoming a host family in the UK.

cultural exchange and educational enrichment

Culture in the dictionary

Step into a world of cultural diversity by hosting international students during their holiday breaks. Cultural exchange is at the heart of this experience, offering both hosts and students the chance to broaden their horizons and gain a deeper understanding of different traditions and customs.

Your home becomes a classroom without walls as you engage with students eager to explore the UK's rich history, language, and way of life. Provide them with a unique educational experience outside the school environment, enhancing their language skills and fostering a global perspective.

Extraordinary Cultural Immersion

Experience the joy of celebrating holidays and traditions from around the world right in your living room. From festive gatherings to sharing stories, the cultural immersion enriches your own life and introduces your family to a global perspective.

flexible commitment and a supportive network

Worried about time constraints? Hosting during holiday breaks offers flexibility, allowing you to welcome students into your home without a long-term commitment. Whether it's a week or a few days, every interaction contributes to a transformative experience for both you and the student.

Join a community of like-minded individuals who have opened their homes to international students. Gain access to a supportive network that shares insights, experiences, and resources, making the hosting journey even more enjoyable and fulfilling.

create lasting memories

family with dog in park

The bonds formed during these holidays can last a lifetime. From shared meals to local outings, every moment becomes a cherished memory. As a host family, you play a crucial role in creating a warm and welcoming environment that fosters friendships and leaves a lasting impact on these young minds.

find out more about becoming a host family for Bright World


  • To find out how to become a host family, and for a copy of our handbook, please contact our team direct on+44 (0)1273 835745 or fill in our online enquiry form below and we'll get back to you.

Frequently asked questions

  • Find out all you need to know about becoming a host family for Bright World by reading our FAQ.