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Kids are more than pick-ups, nap times & feedings.
Find a sitter that makes a difference.

Your sitter search made simple

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    Post a job for free

    Share what you need so the right sitters find you.

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    Sitters apply to your job

    Get responses in as little as 2 hours and narrow your search.

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    Start connecting

    Complete your team through messaging and interviewing.

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Focused on Trust & Safety

Our dedicated team champions safety procedures across our platform every day. We also offer a suite of screening tools that allow families to hire their child care team with confidence.

  • Trusted community

    Detailed profiles, ratings & reviews from local families, and reference contact information.

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  • Screening tools for families

    Secure messaging, interview booking, and background check options for extra peace of mind.

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  • Our safety measures

    Scam prevention, Family Watchdog screening, sitter ID authentication, and ongoing site content monitoring.

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For more information on our commitment to keeping your family safe, visit our Trust & Safety Center.

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Whatever you need, we’ve got child care options for you

  • Babysitters

    Find local options for in-home or virtual sitting that can help with strict schedules, last-minute needs, date nights, and more.

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  • Nannies

    Find a nanny for your family that can give care as a live-in, part-time, full-time, daytime, overnight, and more.

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  • Specialty care

    Find specific experienced help for things like pet care, senior care, and other specialized needs.

    Find special needs care

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