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Babysitter Kokomo IN

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

Shepherd's Lamb Daycare
(765) 457-8394
121 Santa Fe Blvd
Kokomo, IN

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Children's Garden Montessori
(765) 452-1152
1206 S Dixon Rd
Kokomo, IN

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Nanny ID 112755
Peru, IN
Availability
Full Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : YES
First Aid Certified : YES
Special Needs Experience : YES
Years Experience : 25
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Newborn, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Older Children
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Pets, Cook, Laundry, Drive Children, Homework, Potty Training, Sleep Training, House Keeping

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
(317) 797-5551
Longfellow Boys & Girls Club,510 S. Laurel Street
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
School year: Mon-Fri 2:30pm-5pm
Cost
Free (only students at Emma Donnan Middle School, IPS #72, can attend)
Ages
15-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Kids Resources

Baxter YMCA
(317) 881-9347
7900 S. Shelby Street
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
Mon-Thu 5am-11pm; Fri 5am-10pm; Sat 7am-7pm; Sun 11am-6pm
Cost
$9-$69/month
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Agape Gardens Ministries
(765) 868-7250
804 S Purdum St
Kokomo, IN

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Little Lamb Child Care
(765) 868-4056
1700 S Goyer Rd
Kokomo, IN

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
(317) 241-0557
LeGore Boys & Girls Club,5228 W. Minnesota Street
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
School year: Mon-Fri 2:30pm-9pm; Summer: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm
Cost
Free (only students at Emma Donnan Middle School, IPS #72, can attend)
Ages
15-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Kids Resources

Ransburg YMCA
(317) 357-8441
501 N. Shortridge Rd.
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
Mon-Thu 5am-11pm; Fri 5am-10pm; Sat 7am-7pm; Sun 11am-6pm
Cost
$9-$69/month
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
(317) 370-8301
George Buck Boys & Girls Club,2701 Devon Avenue
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
School year: Mon-Fri 3:30pm-6:30pm
Cost
Free (only students at Emma Donnan Middle School, IPS #72, can attend)
Ages
15-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Kids Resources

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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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