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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.

The Weekday School
(212) 870-6743
490 Riverside Drive
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:45am-12:30pm (morning session); until 2:30pm (extended day); until 5:30 (full day)
Cost
Moderate; Financial aid available
Ages
5-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

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

Mama Bear's Day Care Center
(212) 874-6575
215 West 91 Street
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:30pm
Cost
Call for current fees.
Ages
0-3
Services Available
Childcare

Metropolitan Sitters
(917) 575-7370
321 West 82nd Street
New York, NY
Cost
Moderate
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

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

Smarter Toddler Nursery & Preschool
(212) 721-4964
100A West 89th 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

Upper West Side Day Care
(212) 706-8005
255 West 94th Street, #8-S
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
5-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

Shooting Stars Musical Theatre and Filmmaking
(212) 873-0490
160 West 78th Street,PS 87
New York, NY
Hours
Nov-Mar, Thu 5pm-8pm & Sun 12n-6pm
Cost
$750; $50 Registration Fee
Ages
17-Nov
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

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

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

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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