Category Forays into French Bureaucracy
Once you’ve found your French host family and have negotiated and drawn up the terms of your contract, the next step is to get it officially signed, stamped and validated by la Direccte.
TAPIF payed me for an extra month of work, I immediately notified them of their mistake, and now, six months later, they want the money back.
Even when you try your darndest to be one step ahead, you end up falling three steps back.
In which I take a day trip to Toulouse for a date with snooty French government doctors and an X-ray machine.