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Babysitter Livingston NJ

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

The Child Study Center of New York
(718) 442-8588
285 Clove Road
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:30am-6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
5-Mar
Services Available
Childcare

Precious Lambs Childcare
(718) 420-1860
110 Seneca Street
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Varies with age and hours
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Battery Park City Day Nursery
(212) 945-0088
215 South End Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Ages
5-Jan
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Sensible Sitters
(646) 485-5121
400 Chambers Street,Suite 24J
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm; Sat 10am-4pm
Cost
$18/hr per child; $20/hr 2 children; $22/hr 3 children; group and weekend rates available
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

NYC Artist Babysitting Agency
646.707.3281; 646.465.2829
328 W. 83rd Street
New York, NY
Hours
Office: Daily 8:30am-7:30pm
Cost
Family subscription $20 and up; then $16-$25/Hour
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Staten Island YMCA - Broadway Center
(718) 981-4933
651 Broadway
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Thu 5:30am-10:30pm; Fri 5:30am-7pm; Sat-Sun 6am-9:30pm
Cost
Annual Membership
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources

JW Tumbles
(718) 948-2978
6264 Amboy Road
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Call for current class schedule.
Cost
Cost varies by age; first class is free
Ages
0-9
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors

New York Kids Club
(212) 375-1100
393 South End Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am-6pm; Sat-Sun 9am-6pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

Tweed Courthouse
52 Chambers Street
New York, NY
Cost
Free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Citibabes
800.697.0107; 212.334.5440
52 Mercer Street,3rd Floor
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-7pm; Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 10am-6pm
Cost
Membership $2100; various packages available
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Stores

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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