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Babysitter Atlanta GA

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

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA
Cost
Takes cash, checks, major credit cards, and Home Depot card.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Kids Resources, Stores

Atlanta Botanical Garden
(404) 876-5859
1345 Piedmont Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA
Hours
Tue-Sun, 9am-5pm (Nov-Mar); 9am-7pm (Apr-Oct)
Cost
Adults $12; Seniors $9; Members and Children under 3 free. Paid parking is available in parking garage.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education
(404) 873-5811
1400 West Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

The Music Class
(770) 645-5578
Citywide
Atlanta, GA
Cost
Check website for registration and class fees.
Ages
0-7
Services Available
Childcare

Atlanta Ballet
(404) 873-5811
1400 W. Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Entertainment

Whole World Improv Theatre
(404) 817-PLAY
1214 Spring Street
Atlanta, GA
Hours
Kids shows: 1-2pm, first Saturday of each month Oct-May except holiday weekends; Check website for program and class dates and times.
Cost
Kids shows are $6.
Ages
8And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Entertainment, Indoors

The Viking Store Cooking School
(404) 745-9065
1745 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA
Ages
7And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Alliance Theatre
(404) 733-5000
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA
Cost
Varies with show.
Ages
3And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Entertainment, Indoors

14th Street Playhouse
(404) 733-4738
173 14th Street
Atlanta, GA
Cost
Varies with show
Ages
3And Up
Services Available
Childcare, Entertainment, Indoors

The Temple (Reform)
(404) 873-1731
1589 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Parents Resources

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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