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Babysitter New Ulm MN

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

Kid's Connection
(507) 359-2266
400 S Payne St
New Ulm, MN

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Corner Kiddy Care
(507) 439-6822
212 Summit Ave
Hanska, MN

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Lil Lambs
(763) 515-2181
13660 - 87th Avenue North
Osseo, MN
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:15am-5:15pm
Cost
Weekly rates $90-$150, based on age
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery
(763) 591-0400
5400 Glenwood Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
Cost
Free.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

HomeBuddies Referral Service
(612) 812-4081
Minneapolis, MN
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Early Childhood Learning Ctr
(507) 233-9105
405 N Highland Ave
New Ulm, MN

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Kids Korner
(507) 647-3575
609 N Carver St
Winthrop, MN

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Concordia University
651.641.8278; 800.333.4705
275 Syndicate Street North
Saint Paul, MN
Cost
Varies
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Entertainment, Lodgings

Club Kid
(952) 545-1979
13027 Ridgedale Drive
Hopkins, MN
Hours
Mon-Thu 9am-9:30pm; Fri-Sat 9am-11pm; Sun 12n-6pm
Cost
$8-$8.50/hour for the first child, with discounts for siblings; one-hour minimum.
Ages
10-Jan
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Tutor Time
(763) 422-3887
3390 Bunker Lake Boulevard NW
Anoka, MN
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program.
Ages
0-12
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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