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Babysitter Ashland KY

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

Christian Day Care Ctr
(740) 533-3939
1541 S 7TH St
Ironton, OH

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Little Angels Day Care
(606) 836-1285
1402 Kenwood Dr
Russell, KY

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Enterprise Child Devmnt Ctr
(304) 429-3882
2021 5th Ave W
Huntington, WV

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Chelsea's Babysitting Services
(304) 617-7693
949 28th Street
Huntington, WV
 
Kindercare
(502) 456-4660
3804 Klondike Lane
Louisville, KY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Varies by program and age of child
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Nana's Stepping Stones LLC
(740) 532-4869
71 Township Road 349
Ironton, OH

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A Time To Grow
(740) 377-9022
311 High St
South Point, OH

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Kinder-Kare Day Care
(740) 886-5014
627 County Rd 411
Proctorville, OH

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Our Redeemer Preschool
(304) 529-7365
3043 Washington Blvd
Huntington, WV

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Highland Presbyterian Weekday School
(502) 451-2910
1011 Cherokee Road
Louisville, KY
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Camps, 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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