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Babysitter Crestwood KY

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

La Petite Academy
(502) 245-3742
10501 Timberwood Circle
Louisville, KY
Hours
6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Kentucky Country Day School
(502) 423-0440
4100 Springdale Road
Louisville, KY
Cost
Call for tuition rates.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Entertainment, Kids Resources

KaZoing! Party and Play
(502) 412-1500
3600 Chamberlain Lane #218
Louisville, KY
Hours
Mon-Sat 9:30am-10pm; Sun 11am-10pm
Cost
$$
Ages
0-10
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Little Lambs Academy
(502) 895-1675
1403 Browns Lane
Louisville, KY
Hours
Call or see website for schedule
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Puzzle's Fun Dome & Puzzle's Academy
(502) 261-7144
11530 Bluegrass Parkway
Louisville, KY
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

The Gardner School
(502) 412-3088
9401 Mill Brook Drive
Louisville, KY
Hours
Call for schedule and enrollment dates
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Childcare

Westport Road Baptist Church
(502) 425-2350
9705 Westport Road
Louisville, KY
Cost
Free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Bright Expectations
(502) 491-3134
9303 Hurstbourne Park Boulevard
Louisville, KY
Hours
See website
Cost
See website for rates
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Kindercare
(502) 452-9573
1110 Dupont Circle
Louisville, KY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Varies by program and age of child
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Afterschool Program at Crescent Hill Baptist Church
(502) 896-4425
2800 Frankfort Ave,
Louisville, KY
Hours
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, & Sun 2:30pm-6pm, , , , , ,
Ages
14-May
Services Available
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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