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Babysitter Wheat Ridge CO

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

KinderCare
(303) 422-9232
6255 Simms Street
Arvada, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Grace Covenant Church Daycare
(303) 987-3743
10101 West Mississippi Avenue
Lakewood, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Ages
12-Feb
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

High Country Nannies
(303) 444-4881
3825 Telluride Place, Boulder, CO 80305
Denver, CO
Hours
Daily 9am-9pm
Cost
See below
Ages
0-15
Services Available
Childcare

MommyMixer
Locations vary; check the website
Denver, CO
Cost
$75-$100
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Kids' Nite Out Across America
(303) 770-6191
Denver, CO
Hours
Varies by location - typically 7pm-10:30pm or 11pm
Cost
Varies by location - typically $10 per child
Ages
14-Aug
Services Available
Childcare

City Nannies LLC
(720) 936-7596
10518 Ronald Lane,Northglenn, CO 80234
Denver, CO
Hours
Mon-Sat 8am-7pm
Cost
$150 registration fee (credited toward placement fee); placement fee $400-$1600
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

KinderCare
(303) 424-2687
7798 Vance Drive
Arvada, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

KinderCare
(303) 422-6571
8020 Lee Drive
Arvada, CO
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Prices vary with programs. See website for details and locations.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Sweet Pea Baby Planners
(303) 522-4334
Denver, CO
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Denver Nannies
Denver, CO
Cost
Free
Ages
All Ages
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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