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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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Tabor Children's House
(267) 867-1001
123 North Main Street
Dublin, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm; closed on New Year''s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Cost
Rates vary; see website
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

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

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

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

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Buerger Early Learning Center
(215) 635-5570
619 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
0-4
Services Available
Childcare

Busy As A Bee Daycare
(215) 698-0785
Verree and Red Lion Roads at Bustleton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Daily, 24 hours
Cost
$150-$200/week; rates for evening, weekend, and non-traditional hours vary
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Klein JCC
(215) 698-7300
10100 Jamison Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Thu 6:30am-10pm; Fri 6:30am-5pm; Sat 1pm-5pm; Sun 8am-4:30pm
Cost
Varies; Family and Single Parent Family Memberships available
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

Treehouse Learning Center
(215) 717-7877
16 South Letitia Street
Philadelphia, PA
Cost
$$
Ages
5-Jan
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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