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Babysitter Passaic NJ

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

Smarter Toddler Nursery & Preschool
(212) 721-4964
400 West 55th Street
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm; Partial day options available: 8am- 12n & 9am-3pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive. Call for current fee schedule.
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

Kids Creative (aka Create-A-Play)
(646) 485-5123
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; early drop-off, late stay, and optional early pick-up (3pm) available.
Cost
Moderate.
Ages
13-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Day Trippers Kids Care
(917) 828-4542
New York, NY
Hours
Daily, 9am-9pm
Ages
12-Mar
Services Available
Childcare

ShareOurNanny.com
Upper West Side
New York, NY
Ages
0-7
Services Available
Childcare

Tompkins Hall Nursery School & Childcare Center
(212) 666-3340
21 Claremont Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:30pm
Cost
$$$
Ages
0-4
Services Available
Childcare

PS 87 Afterschool Program
(212) 873-0490
160 W 78th Street
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 3:30pm-5pm; extended day (until 6pm) available. Holiday and summer camp hours vary.
Cost
Moderate. Varies according to semester.
Ages
11-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Lucy's Playgroup
(212) 724-5002
250 West 75th Street, #5C
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-1pm
Cost
$235-$910/month; Cash or checks only.
Ages
4-Feb
Services Available
Childcare, Indoors

Jewish Community Center - The JCC in Manhattan
(646) 505-5708
334 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Thu 5:30am-11pm; Fri 5:30am-10pm; Sat 1pm-11pm; Sun 7am-10pm; Gift Shop: Mon-Thu 10am-6pm; Fri 10am-3pm; Sun 10am-5pm; Closed Sat
Cost
Family Membership $270 and up
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams, Stores

Barnard College Babysitting Agency
(212) 854-2035
3009 Broadway,Barnard College
New York, NY
Hours
Hours change every semester; check the website for current schedule.
Cost
$25 registration fee; then sitter fees vary (average wage is between $13-15/hr)
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Alphabet Soup Group Family Daycare
(212) 928-6598
251 Ft Washington Avenue,Apt #3
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
6-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

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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