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Babysitter West Roxbury MA

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

Friends Childcare
(617) 469-2507
1195 Centre St
West Roxbury, MA

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A Small World Child Care Ctr
(617) 232-8286
150 S Huntington Ave
Jamaica Plain, MA

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Dedham Community House
(781) 329-4841
70 Bullard St
Dedham, MA

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Boy Scouts of America
(617) 615-0004
411 Unquity Road
Milton, MA
Care Loleetas Family Child
(617) 822-9197
66 Colonial Ave
Dorchester Center, MA

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Nanny Poppins, LLC
(617) 697-0052
229 Blue Ledge Drive
Boston, MA
Friends Childcare
(617) 469-2507
1195 Centre St
Roslindale, MA

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Apple Orchard Nursery
(617) 731-6463
282 Newton St Ste D
Brookline, MA

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Friends Childcare
(617) 739-0854
110 Cypress St
Brookline, MA

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Mulberry Child Care & Preschl
(781) 730-4311
5 Brookline Pl
Brookline, MA

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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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