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Babysitter Dawsonville GA

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

Cumming City Park Pool
770.781.2030; 770-781-2034
410 Pilgrim Mill Road
Cumming, GA
Hours
May 30-Aug 6, Mon-Sun 1pm--5pm; Adult Lap Swim: Mon-Thu 5:30pm-7:30pm; Call for lesson schedule.
Cost
$3; see lesson prices below
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Moohan Martial Arts Academy
(770) 888-4244
1680 Buford Hwy
Cumming, GA
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Elachee Nature Science Center
(770) 535-1976
2125 Elachee Drive
Gainesville, GA
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-5pm
Cost
Adults $5; Children (2-12) $3; under 2 free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Indoors

Gymnastix Training Center
(678) 546-6626
4775 Thompson Mill Road
Buford, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm; Sat 9-12; Sun varies
Cost
Varies based on programs
Ages
1And Up
Services Available
Childcare, Leagues & Teams

Lake Lanier Islands
(770) 945-8787
7000 Holiday Road
Buford, GA
Hours
Daily, 24 hours
Cost
Parking $7; fees for some amenities.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Velocity Sports Performance
(678) 513-2783
1505 Redi Road,Suite 100
Cumming, GA
Hours
Call for current schedule.
Ages
6And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Language Discovery Academy
(770) 205-5574
1475 Peachtree Parkway
Cumming, GA
Hours
Based on class schedule; check website.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Anita's ArtsCool
(678) 230-4937
179 D Moreno Street
Buford, GA
Hours
Hours vary; call in advance
Cost
Moderate; call, or see website for current prices. Visa & MC accepted
Ages
7And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

The Actor's Scene
(770) 904-6646
4484 Commerce Dr, Ste A
Buford, GA
Hours
Mon, & Tue 9:30am-9pm, , Sat 9am-2pm, Wed, Thu, & Fri 9:30am-2pm, ,
Ages
4And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Char's Family Daycare
(706) 265-2427
3276 Dawson Forest Rd E
Dawsonville, GA

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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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