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Babysitter Hartford CT

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

Lollipop Tree Nursery School
(860) 236-5748
160 Mohegan Dr
West Hartford, CT

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Cultural Care Au Pair
(860) 808-8918
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West Hartford, CT
 
Crayons & Numbers Day Care
(860) 293-2577
210 Blue Hills Ave
Hartford, CT

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Mt Olive Child Care Ctr
(860) 524-8760
26 Battles St
Hartford, CT

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Noah's Ark Child Care Ctr
(860) 232-5038
701 Farmington Ave
West Hartford, CT

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Tiny Footsteps Learning Center,LLC
(860) 655-2481
Prospect avenue
Hartford, CT
 
Young Studios
(860) 560-1122
942 Main Street
Hartford, CT

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Little Angels Learning Ctr
(860) 524-1445
75 Zion St
Hartford, CT

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Through The Eyes Of A Child
(860) 232-5405
20 Dover Rd
West Hartford, CT

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ABC Kid Care
(860) 308-2138
178 White St
Hartford, 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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