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Babysitter North Platte NE

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

Home Sweet Home Daycare
(308) 532-4036
914 N Splinter Rd
North Platte, NE

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Kids First Preschool
(308) 532-0146
1600 W E St
North Platte, NE

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Little Angels Child Care
(210) 838-0598
2621 west Leota
North Platte, NE
 
The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development
(402) 891-4897
17660 Welch Plaza
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Cost
Varies by program
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

KinderCare - West Center
(402) 334-7025
15990 Elm Street
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Cost
Prices vary; see website for details
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Little Lamb Christian Daycare
(308) 532-4126
521 N Lincoln Ave
North Platte, NE

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Ladybug Crossing Child Care
(308) 534-5577
908 W 5th St
North Platte, NE

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La Petite Academy
(402) 496-3926
10707 Birch Street
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

La Petite Academy
(402) 330-0307
2519 South 140th Street
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

La Petite Academy
(402) 895-0154
5444 South 138th Street
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

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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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