Many popular Summer Work Travel regions in the U.S. have Community Support Groups. They provide help and resources to international students during their stay in the U.S.

As you’re getting ready to spend your program in America, follow your local group on social media and visit the website.

Connect today to

Learn about your host community from local Americans who live there!

Get help with opening a bank account, applying for a Social Security number, and learn how to adult in America.

Stay connected with your local group and other students by attending fun cultural events, trips, parties and meetups!

Maine

Maine

York & Kittery

J-1 Seacoast Hospitality Coalition

Old Orchard Beach

Old Orchard Beach International Student Outreach Program

Ogunquit

Ogunquit International Student Outreach Program

Maryland

Maryland

Ocean City

Ocean City Seasonal Workforce Committee

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Cape Cod

Mid-Cape J1 Housing Program

J-1 Outreach Cape Cod - Wellfleet

Hello Summer J-1

Missouri

Missouri

Branson

Branson International Student Outreach Program

New Hampshire

New Hampshire

Portsmouth

J1 Seacoast ME/NH

New York

New York

Lake George

Lake George Student Connection

New Jersey

New Jersey

Wildwood

Wildwood Community Support Group

North Carolina

North Carolina

Outer Banks

Outer Banks International Student Outreach Program

South Carolina

South Carolina

Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach International Student Outreach Program

Texas

Texas

Galveston

Galveston International Student Outreach Program

Tennessee

Tennessee

Sevier

Sevier International Students Outreach Program

Virginia

Virginia

Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach International Students Outreach Program

Williamsburg

Williamsburg International Students Outreach Program

Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Door County

Door County Bridges of Friendship to International Students

Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells J1 Student Consortium
U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
Exclusive partner of the Erasmus Student Network for J-1 Visa sponsorship of internships in the U.S.
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Generation Study Abroad
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation