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Babysitter Williamsport PA

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

Bostley's Child Care
(570) 584-5303
571 Route 405 Hwy
Hughesville, PA

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Hassenplug's Group Day Care Hm
(570) 524-9654
668 Newman Rd
Lewisburg, PA

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Allegheny YMCA
(412) 321-8594
600 West North Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
Hours
Hours vary; contact venue
Cost
Family membership $56/month; joining fee $125; Family association-wide membership (includes access to all 17 branches of the YMCA in Greater Pittsburgh) $100/month; joining fee $125
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Schools

Busy Bees Learning Center and Adventure Camp
(215) 733-9271
601 Walnut Street,The Curtis Center
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:30am-6pm
Cost
Varies by program; call for current rates
Ages
0-11
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

ABC Nanny Source
215.348.8187; 610.831.1414
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

All Things Bright & Beautiful
(570) 753-8632
215 Prospect St Ste 1
Avis, PA

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Homewood-Brushton YMCA
(412) 243-2900
7140 Bennet Street
Pittsburgh, PA
Hours
Hours vary; contact venue
Cost
Membership rates vary; Family association-wide membership (includes access to all 17 branches of the YMCA in Greater Pittsburgh) $100/month; joining fee $125
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Schools

French Communication Institute
215.568.1158; 215.568.7765
2133 Arch Street,Lower Level
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
Preschool $800/month; Afterschool program $80/week; Camp $200/week. Does not accept credit cards.
Ages
14-Feb
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Kids Resources

East Suburban Family Branch YMCA
(724) 327-4667
2200 Route 286
Pittsburgh, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 5:45am-10:15pm; Sat 7:45am-5:45pm; Sun 1pm-5:45pm
Cost
Family membership $55/month; joining fee $75
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Schools

Frankie's World
(215) 763-0151
1011 Poplar Street
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Daily, 7am-7pm
Cost
Varies; costs are covered by some insurance plans
Ages
0-8
Services Available
Childcare

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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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