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Babysitter Groton CT

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

St Andrew's Preschool
(860) 405-0478
310 Fort Hill Rd
Groton, CT

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Precious Memory Pre-School
(860) 572-9958
195 Sandy Hollow Rd
Mystic, CT

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Tlc Childcare & Preschool
(860) 572-4411
130 Gallup Hill Rd
Ledyard, CT

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Kids World Childcare
(860) 892-5437
465 W Main St
Norwich, CT

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Ballestrini's Daycare
(860) 859-2273
11 Centre St Ste 2
Salem, CT

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Groton Headstart
(860) 448-2933
36 Central Ave
Groton, CT

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St Mark's Toddler Play Group
(860) 572-0749
15 Pearl St
Mystic, CT

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Play & Learn Child Development
(860) 886-7529
347 Route 165
Preston, CT

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Quality Care Day Care & Nrsry
(860) 859-2612
90 Hartford Rd
Salem, CT

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Beach Babies Learning Ctr Llc
(860) 388-3737
210 Boston Post Rd
Old Saybrook, CT

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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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