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Babysitter Williamsburg VA

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

La Petite Academy
(757) 253-1938
3190 Lake Powell Rd
Williamsburg, VA

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Denbigh Presbyterian Pre-K
(757) 898-1043
302 Denbigh Blvd
Newport News, VA

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Gloucester Learning Ctr
(804) 693-4000
7603 Hospital Dr
Gloucester, VA

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Holloman Child Development Ctr
(757) 886-0862
14102 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA

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Oyster Point KinderCare
(757) 596-1532
6 Sierra Dr
Newport News, VA

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Greenwood Christian Academy
(757) 345-0905
5100 John Tyler Hwy
Williamsburg, VA

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Mary Immaculate Hospital
(757) 833-3054
15446 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA

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Grand Kids
(804) 693-2660
3152 Hickory Fork Rd
Gloucester, VA

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KinderCare
(888) 687-9632
12707 Jefferson Ave.
Newport News, VA

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Oyster Point KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
6 Sierra Drive
Newport News, VA

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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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