Host Family Portal

Use the blue buttons above to complete the application.

Please follow the steps below:

STEP 1:  

  • Click on “Host Family Application”  
  • Please complete the application.  
  • Once submitted, you will receive an email from with an Application ID number.  

For all remaining steps you must have your Application ID number available to move forward.


STEP 2: 

  • Click on “Photo Uploader”  
  • Please enter your Application ID
  • Photos should be taken of each room in the house.  Please take a photo of a clean room.  Be sure to take wide angle photos.  Please do not include photos of your personal bedroom, your children’s bedroom(s), or in-law quarters.  
  • All photos need to be recent and clear

 Photos to be included are as follows:

  • Family photo – Please include a photo with all family members residing in the home; a framed family photo is not accepted
  • Outside Front of the house
  • Living room
  • Family room
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Student bedroom(s)
  • Student bathroom(s)
  • Backyard
  • Pool (required if you have one)
  • Pets
  • Drivers license(s) for all drivers
  • Auto insurance card


STEP 3: 

  • Click on “Profile Submission Form” 
  • Please enter your Application ID 
  • Complete a written profile
  • Please follow the examples provided on the form

 STEP 4: 

  • Click on “Background | Mandated Reporter” 
  • Please enter your Application ID 
  • Submit your Authorization to Conduct Background Check on anyone over the age of 17 residing in your home 
  • Complete Mandated Reporter Training

Once we receive these items we will contact you to schedule an in-home visit with you and your family.  We look forward to working with you and hope you can refer future families to GBA. We offer a referral fee.


Thank you!

Host Family Expectations