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Babysitter Southaven MS

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

Davis Family YMCA
(901) 398-2366
4727 Elvis Presley Boulevard
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Thu 6am-9pm; Fri 6pm-8pm; Sat 8am-4pm; Sun 1pm-5pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Leagues & Teams

La Petite Academy
(901) 755-1714
4744 Riverdale Road
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6:30pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

La Petite Academy
(901) 795-0639
2914 Hickory Hill Road
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6:30pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Nuber YMCA
(901) 682-8025
5885 Quince Road
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Thu 5:30am-9pm; Fri 5:30am-8pm; Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 1pm-6pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Leagues & Teams

Ashley's Lala land
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon, & Tue 3:30am-4:30am,
Ages
Unknown
Services Available
Childcare

KinderCare
(901) 365-0150
2863 Getwell Road
Memphis, TN
Cost
Moderate to expensive
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Kid Station
(901) 761-7529
579 Erin Drive
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Thu 7:30am-9pm; Fri 7:30am-11pm; Sat 9am-11pm
Cost
$8/Hour/First Child; $2/Hour/Each Additional Child
Ages
12-Jan
Services Available
Childcare

La Petite Academy
(901) 755-9388
8037 Meadowvail Lane
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6:30pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Fogelman Downtown YMCA
(901) 527-9622
245 Madison Avenue
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Thu 5am-10pm; Fri 5am-9pm; Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 12n-6pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Campus Child Care Center
(901) 333-5233
737 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
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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