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Babysitter Kennewick WA

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

Young Years Preschool
(509) 783-7991
640 N Columbia Center Blvd Ste B
Kennewick, WA

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Kindercollege Preschool
(509) 547-9430
7210 W Argent St
Pasco, WA

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KinderCare
(888) 354-2695
2995 Einstein
Richland, WA

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Cupid Day Care
(509) 943-1597
1124 Stevens Dr
Richland, WA

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Torbett Street KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
306 Torbett Street
Richland, WA

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Young Years Preschool
(509) 582-1193
732 W 19TH Ave
Kennewick, WA

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Torbett Street KinderCare
(877) 415-2281
306 Torbett Street
Richland, WA

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North Richland KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
2995 Einstein
Richland, WA

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Busy Buddies Child Care Ctr
(509) 967-3826
5780 W Van Giesen St
West Richland, WA

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Blossoming Buds Cottage
(206) 525-0795
7501 35th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Cost
First child $8.50/hour; Sibling $4.50/hour
Ages
5-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

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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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