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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.

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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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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Mooresville Arts Partnership
(317) 437-0102
15 E Main Street
Mooresville, IN
Hours
Check website for class schedule.
Cost
Varies with program
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Entertainment, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams, Stores

Jordan YMCA
(317) 253-3206
8400 Westfield Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
Mon-Thu 5am-11pm; Fri 5am-10pm; Sat 7am-7pm; Sun 11am-7pm
Cost
$9-$69/month
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

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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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

YMCA at the Athenaeum
(317) 685-9705
401 E. Michigan St.
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
Mon-Thu 5am-10pm; Fri 5am-9pm; Sat 7am-7pm; Sun 12n-6pm
Cost
$9-$69/month
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

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

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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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