Your Irish Family


The host family must agree to vetting by An Garda Síochána (Irish Police Force) and ELP Ireland will ensure that the family has the interest and desire to take care of a student from abroad in their house and make sure that the student is ‘one of the family’.

ELP Ireland Host Families


For the majority of students that participate in a high school programme abroad with ELP Ireland, they will stay with a host family that will be carefully selected. The host family is the most important aspect of the programme and the student will be another member of the family.

A host family for the high school programme with ELP Ireland can be: