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Babysitter Golden CO

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

KinderCare
(303) 279-0814
18601 Eagle Ridge Drive
Golden, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Goddard School
(303) 237-4558
12850 W. Alameda Parkway
Lakewood, CO
Cost
$$
Ages
0-10
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Primrose School of Westwoods
(303) 431-5437
16395 West 64th Avenue
Arvada, CO
Cost
See website for tuition rates.
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

KinderCare
(303) 422-6571
8020 Lee Drive
Arvada, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Sweet Pea Baby Planners
(303) 522-4334
Denver, CO
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

KinderCare
(303) 279-9171
107 North Rubey Drive
Golden, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

KinderCare
(303) 422-9232
6255 Simms Street
Arvada, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

SeekingSitters
Denver, CO
Cost
Moderate.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Parents Resources

Kids' Nite Out Across America
(303) 770-6191
Denver, CO
Hours
Varies by location - typically 7pm-10:30pm or 11pm
Cost
Varies by location - typically $10 per child
Ages
14-Aug
Services Available
Childcare

Denver Nannies
Denver, CO
Cost
Free
Ages
All Ages
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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