Do you live in Delta and have room in your heart and in your home?
Being a host family is a wonderful opportunity to share you culture and learn about other cultures at the same time. In hosting a student, you are also playing a vital role in the most important experience they’ve had in their life to date!
We greatly value and respect the contributions made by our families and our pleased to offer host families an exceptional level of support both in onboarding new families, as well as supporting host families as they host their students.
Students come from a variety of countries in Asia, Europe, Central and South America and Africa. Delta’s International Students represent 35 different countries.
For more information about becoming a host family please visit our International Homestay Program website Delta International Programs Homestay Website or email homestay@GoDelta.ca
Length of Placement: Full year, short term, summer
Student Ages: Elementary, Secondary, Adult
Homestay Fees: $1100 a month starting September 2023
Arrival Dates: continuous intake
As one of the program objectives is English acquisition and immersion, it is an expectation of visiting foreign students that English will be spoken in the home in order to provide an immersion environment.
Homestay Team Contact Information Homestay
|CONTACT||PHONE NUMBER||E-MAIL ADDRESS|
|Brent Gibson Homestay Manager and Summer Program Placements||604-952-5075||bgibson@GoDelta.ca|
|Teri Gallant (Ladner)||604-952-5399||tgallant@GoDelta.ca|
|Gillian Patrick (Tsawwassen)||604-952-5385||gpatrick@GoDelta.ca|
|Michele Ramsden (Seaquam, Burnsview and feeder Elementary schools)||604-952-5352||mramsden@GoDelta.ca|
|Tania Hope (North Delta Secondary, Delview Secondary, Sands Secondary and feeder Elementary schools)||604-952-5396||thope@GoDelta.ca|