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Babysitter Altus OK

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Altus, OK that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

Kids N Us Child Development
(580) 477-4441
900 N Park Ln
Altus, OK

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Little School Learning Ctr
(580) 482-6303
1200 S Main St
Altus, OK

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Kinder Castle
(405) 737-8790
309 Bizzell
Oklahoma City, OK
Hours
Mon 4am-Sat 6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Bart Conner Gymnastics Academy
(405) 447-7500
3206 Bart Conner Drive
Norman, OK
Cost
$48/month & up
Ages
2And Up
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Leagues & Teams

Bricktown 16
(405) 231-4747
150 East Reno Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK
Cost
$$
Ages
Unknown
Services Available
Childcare, Entertainment

Grace Day Child Care & Prschl
(580) 482-6546
620 S Park Ln
Altus, OK

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Primrose School of Edmond
(405) 285-6787
15000 North Western Ave
Edmond, OK
Cost
See website for tuition rates.
Ages
0-10
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Maui Playcare
(405) 722-6155
5503 NW Expressway
Oklahoma City, OK
Hours
Mon-Thu 7:30am-9pm; Fri 7:30am-11pm; Sat-Sun 8:30pm-11pm
Cost
$6/hour per child
Ages
12-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

Linwood Early Learning Center
(405) 947-7722
3034 NW 17th Street
Oklahoma City, OK
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

SeekingSitters
Oklahoma City, OK
Cost
Moderate.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

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Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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