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Babysitter Kingston NY

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

Little Red School House
(845) 340-8460
637 Lucas Ave EXT
Hurley, NY

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Funshine Nursery School
(845) 758-0813
30 Benner Rd
Red Hook, NY

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New Paltz Methodist Play Schl
(845) 255-2203
1 Grove St
New Paltz, NY

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Bright Beginnings
(845) 256-9657
8 Brookside Rd
New Paltz, NY

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Bright Beginnings Preschool
(845) 256-9657
8 Brookside Road
New Paltz, NY
 
Mother Goose Nursery
(845) 246-0542
59 Post St
Saugerties, NY

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Little Ones
(845) 255-0377
27 North Chestnut Street
New Paltz, NY
 
Unison Arts and Learning Center
(845) 255-1559
68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY
 
Kids Klub Child Care Ctr
(845) 255-2091
23 N Chestnut St
New Paltz, NY

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Early Education Ctr
(845) 883-5151
40 Park Ln
Highland, NY

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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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