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Babysitter Massapequa Park NY

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

Sid Jacobson JCC
(516) 484-1545
300 Forest Drive
Greenvale, NY
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources

Our Valued Commodity Summer Camp
(718) 465-2225
231-10 Hillside Avenue
Jamaica, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm
Cost
Inexpensive
Ages
15-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Creative Sitters
(347) 559-4518
Flushing, NY
Hours
Call to schedule.
Cost
$$
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Kids Resources

Pee Wee Folks Of Amityville
(631) 598-0614
300 Merrick Rd
Amityville, NY

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Lindenhurst Christian Pre-Schl
(631) 884-2450
57 Feustal St
Lindenhurst, NY

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Cross Island YMCA
(718) 479-0505
238-10 Hillside Avenue,Bellerose
Jamaica, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-10:30pm; Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 8am-5pm
Cost
Annual membership fee is moderate.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams

Tutor Time
(718) 352-8971
6158 Springfield Blvd
Flushing, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Beverleys Little Angels Daycr
(631) 842-3427
29 W Smith St
Amityville, NY

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Wee Friends Nursery School
(516) 783-0600
1865 Beech St
Wantagh, NY

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Grace Unc Nursery School
(631) 957-3917
515 S Wellwood Ave
Lindenhurst, 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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