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Babysitter New City NY

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

Riverdale YM-YWHA
(718) 548-8200
5625 Arlington Avenue
Bronx, NY
Hours
Sun 8am-9pm; Mon, Wed 6:30am-10pm; Tue, Thu 8am-10pm; Fri 6:30am-5pm
Cost
See below.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams

Ages & Stages/Pre-School
(845) 268-3674
90 Congers Rd
Congers, NY

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My Creative Zone
(845) 627-0222
261 S Middletown Rd
Nanuet, NY

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Safe-N-Sound Childcare Inc
(845) 735-1111
249 N Middletown Rd
Pearl River, NY

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Cricket Town School
(845) 786-3913
17 Cricketown Rd
Stony Pt, NY

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Crawl, Run, Play, Grow
(646) 391-8537
3357 Olinville Avenue
Bronx, NY
Hours
Daily, 6pm-6am
Cost
Rates vary with age and program.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Teddy Bears Childcare
(845) 268-4392
58 Endicott St
Congers, NY

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Good Shepherd Creative Play
(845) 735-2737
112 N Main St
Pearl River, NY

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KinderCare
(866) 619-7617
36 Route 59
Suffern, NY

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LOVING HOME
(845) 520-1180
po box 52
montvale, NJ
 
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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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