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Babysitter Michigan City IN

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

Tlc Christian School Early Lrn
(219) 548-5799
1506 Vale Park Rd Ste 1100
Valparaiso, IN

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Nanny ID 113614
La Porte, IN
Availability
Full Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : NO
Years Experience : 10
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Newborn, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Pets, Cook, Laundry, Drive Children, Homework, Potty Training, Sleep Training, House Keeping

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Nanny ID 128888
Portage, IN
Availability
Full Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : YES
Years Experience : 5
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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Nanny ID 132544
Valparaiso, IN
Availability
Full Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : NO
Years Experience : 5
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, House Keeping

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
(317) 797-5383
Liberty Park Boys & Girls Club,8425 E. Raymond Street
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
School year: Mon-Fri 3pm-6pm
Cost
Free (only students at Emma Donnan Middle School, IPS #72, can attend)
Ages
15-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Kids Resources

Little Hearts Daycare
(219) 464-0136
404 Erie St
Valparaiso, IN

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Nanny ID 109434
Portage, IN
Availability
Part Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : YES
Years Experience : 6
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Newborn, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Cook, Drive Children, Homework, Potty Training, House Keeping

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Nanny ID 106218
Valparaiso, IN
Availability
Part Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : YES
First Aid Certified : YES
Special Needs Experience : NO
Years Experience : 5
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Newborn, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Cook, Drive Children, Homework, House Keeping

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Pike YMCA
(317) 297-9622
7114 Lakeview Parkway West Dr.
Indianapolis, IN
Hours
Mon-Fri 5am-9pm; Sat 7am-5pm; Sun 12n-5pm
Cost
$9-$69/month
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

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

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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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