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Babysitter Rio Rancho NM

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

Paradise Hills Community Center
(505) 897-8897
5901 Paradise NW
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

Jewish Community Center
(505) 332-0565
5520 Wyoming Boulevard NE
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Thu 5:30am-10pm; Fri 5:30am-5pm; Sat 1pm-7pm; Sun 7am-7pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Entertainment, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

Loma Linda Community Center
(505) 764-1525
1700 Yale SE
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
Inexpensive
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

McLeod Mountainside Family YMCA
(505) 292-2298
12500 Comanche NE
Albuquerque, NM
Cost
Varies; see website
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

McKinley Community Center
(505) 888-8133
3401 Monroe NE
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
Varies with program
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Parents Resources

Westside Family YMCA
(505) 899-8417
4701 Montano NW
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm; Sat 9am-2pm
Cost
Varies; see website
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

Los Duranes Community Center
(505) 848-1338
2920 Leopoldo NW
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am-6pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams

Wells Park Community Center
(505) 848-1390
500 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:30am-6pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

Thomas Bell Community Center
(505) 848-1332
3001 University SE
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Thu 8am-8pm; Fri 8am-6pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

HB and Lucille Horn Family YMCA
(505) 265-6971
4901 Indian School Road NE
Albuquerque, NM
Cost
Varies; see website
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

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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