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Babysitter Eugene OR

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

Aunties House Childcare
(541) 607-6434
90019 Armitage Rd
Eugene, OR
 
Playdates Child Care Ctr
(541) 345-0505
888 Goodpasture Island Rd
Eugene, OR

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International English Chrstn
(541) 485-2267
2691 Turnbull Ln
Eugene, OR

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Eweb Child Development Ctr
(541) 341-8575
500 E 4th Ave
Eugene, OR

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After School Club
(541) 689-1600
158 Spring Creek Dr
Eugene, OR

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Chambers KinderCare
(541) 343-5766
1410 Chambers St
Eugene, OR

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Chambers KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
1410 Chambers Street
Eugene, OR

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St Thomas Preschool
(541) 484-0682
1465 Coburg Rd
Eugene, OR

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Kensington School Inc
(541) 687-1524
2125 Coburg Rd
Eugene, OR

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Busy Bee Academy
(541) 689-2770
1355 B River Road
Eugene, OR
 
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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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