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Babysitter River Falls WI

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

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(651) 458-6885
7071 East Point Douglas Road
Cottage Grove, MN
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

St Croix Discovery Preschool
(715) 749-3060
200 Helen St
Roberts, WI

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KinderCare
(888) 351-9823
8453 East Point Douglas Road
Cottage Grove, MN

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KinderCare Learning Center
(651) 702-9517
8400 City Centre Drive
Woodbury, MN

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City Centre KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
8425 City Centre Drive
Woodbury, MN

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Hayden Heights Recreation Center & Park
(651) 298-5716
19665 East Hoyt Avenue
Saint Paul, MN
Hours
Mon-Thu 3pm-8pm. Extended hours in summer.
Cost
Free; fee for some programming
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Cottage Grove KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
8453 East Point Douglas Road
Cottage Grove, MN

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Tutor Time Child Care/Learning
(651) 458-6885
7071 E Point Douglas Rd S
Cottage Grove, MN

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KinderCare
(888) 564-1379
8425 City Centre Drive
Woodbury, MN

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KinderCare Learning Centers
(651) 735-0037
8425 City Centre Drive
Woodbury, MN

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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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