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Babysitter Westbury NY

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

Sid Jacobson JCC
(516) 484-1545
300 Forest Drive
Greenvale, NY
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources

Our Valued Commodity Summer Camp
(718) 465-2225
231-10 Hillside Avenue
Jamaica, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-5pm
Cost
Inexpensive
Ages
15-May
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Tutor Time
(718) 661-4700
5-56 Ulmer Street
Flushing, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Creative Sitters
(347) 559-4518
Flushing, NY
Hours
Call to schedule.
Cost
$$
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Kids Resources

Little Daydreamers Daycare
(917) 771-9028
81-83 Seaman Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:45am-6pm
Cost
Moderate. Call for fee information.
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Cross Island YMCA
(718) 479-0505
238-10 Hillside Avenue,Bellerose
Jamaica, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-10:30pm; Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 8am-5pm
Cost
Annual membership fee is moderate.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams

Tutor Time
(718) 352-8971
6158 Springfield Blvd
Flushing, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Red Apple Child Development Center
(718) 762-1232
4231 Colden Street
Flushing, NY
Hours
Call for details
Cost
Moderate
Ages
5-Jan
Services Available
Childcare

Flushing YMCA
(718) 961-6880
138-46 Northern Blvd.
Flushing, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-10pm; Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 8am-8pm
Cost
Membership options include: Family; Youth; and Teen
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

Tutor Time
(718) 239-5274
4022 E. Tremont Avenue
Bronx, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

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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