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Babysitter Blue Springs MO

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

Hand in Hand Children's Center
(816) 350-7500
2901 MO 291 Frontage Road
Independence, MO
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Creative World
(816) 554-2277
1201 SE Oldham Parkway
Lees Summit, MO
Hours
6am-6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
0-10
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Kids2Leaders
(816) 347-0002
1737 NE Rice Road
Lees Summit, MO
Cost
Moderate
Ages
2And Up
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

The View Community Center
(816) 316-4888
13500 Byars Road
Grandview, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri 5:30am-10pm; Sat 8am-8pm; Sun 10am-8pm
Cost
$$
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Guadalupe Centers Incorporated
(816) 421-1015
1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez
Kansas City, MO
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Creative World
(816) 478-1988
4747 Hocker
Kansas City, MO
Hours
6am-6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
0-10
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Ivy League Preschool
(816) 554-0033
1905 East Langsford
Lees Summit, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Abounding Love Preschool and Parents Day Out
(816) 524-7288
615 SE Todd George Parkway
Lees Summit, MO
Cost
$$
Ages
5-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

Marlborough Community Center
(816) 784-3100
8200 The Paseo
Kansas City, MO
Hours
Tue & Thu 12n-9pm; Wed 10am-9pm; Fri 9am-6pm; Sat 8:30am-5pm
Cost
Inexpensive
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

KinderCare
(816) 453-7520
3760 N Jackson Avenue
Kansas City, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6:30pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs.
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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