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Babysitter Andover MN

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Andover, MN 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.

Jack & Jill Childcare
(763) 784-1451
11870 Ulysses Street NE, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Tutor Time
(763) 315-5900
6251 - 110th Avenue
Champlin, MN
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Lil Lambs
(763) 515-2181
13660 - 87th Avenue North
Osseo, MN
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:15am-5:15pm
Cost
Weekly rates $90-$150, based on age
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

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(763) 577-0022
6340 Wedgwood Road North
Osseo, MN
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Bottineau Park & Recreation Center
(612) 370-4958
2000 Second Street Northeast
Minneapolis, MN
Hours
Daily, 6:30am-9pm
Cost
Free; fees for some programming
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Tourist Spots

Tutor Time
(763) 767-3202
1390 Paul Parkway NE
Minneapolis, MN
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

The Nanny Place
(763) 560-8181
9724 Oliver Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN
Hours
Office hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Home consultations by arrangement.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Washburn Child Guidance Center
(612) 871-1454
11285 North 96th Avenue
Osseo, MN
Cost
Free and sliding-fee scale services offered.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

JJ's Jam
(612) 455-8955
2812 Anthony Lane South,Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
12-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Jack & Jill Childcare
(612) 455-8955
2812 Anthony Lane South
Minneapolis, MN
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

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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