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Babysitter Newton Center MA

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Newton Center, MA 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 Doggy Divas
(617) 467-4321
967 Boyslton St
Newton Highlands, MA
 
Victorian Montessori
(617) 630-9116
3 Curtis St
Newton, MA

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KinderCare
(866) 203-2704
1000 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA

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Nanny Poppins, LLC
(617) 697-0052
229 Blue Ledge Drive
Boston, MA
 
Mulberry Child Care & Preschl
(781) 730-4311
5 Brookline Pl
Brookline, MA

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Boston Nanny Centre
(617) 527-0114
135 Selwyn Road
Newton, MA

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Upperfalls Nursery School
(617) 332-6488
45 Pettee St
Newton, MA

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KinderCare Learning Centers
(781) 449-0774
1000 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA

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Apple Orchard Nursery
(617) 731-6463
282 Newton St Ste D
Brookline, MA

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Burr Co-Op Nursery Schl
(617) 332-0886
64 Hancock St
Auburndale, MA

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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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