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Babysitter Shreveport LA

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

Little Union Learning Center
(318) 221-4420
1846 Milam St
Shreveport, LA

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First Beginnings Child Development Center at First United Methodist Church
(318) 429-6890
Head of Texas Street
Shreveport, LA
 
American Child Day Care Center & School
(318) 865-2710
426 E Washington St
Shreveport, LA

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Bedrock Academy
(318) 741-6667
3226 Barksdale Blvd
Bossier City, LA

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Fellowship Learning Center
(318) 741-1735
4750 Barksdale Blvd
Bossier City, LA

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Learn And Play Child Care Center
(318) 631-1951
3602 Claiborne Ave
Shreveport, LA

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Cradle Of Love
(318) 525-0477
4800 Mansfield Rd
Shreveport, LA

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Kids Campus
(318) 219-2267
1200 S Pointe Pkwy
Shreveport, LA

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Hooter Park Headstart
(318) 752-2171
1519 Hooter St
Bossier City, LA

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Sissy's Playhouse
(318) 746-1580
2328 Barksdale Blvd
Bossier City, LA

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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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