Find the Perfect Boston Babysitting Options For Your Children

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Finding someone to care for your kids in Boston is important for your family and relationships. You only want the highest care for your little ones, whether for a date night, work, or a weekend away. Check out these outstanding Boston babysitting companies that provide high-quality, safe childcare.

4 Boston Babysitting Agencies Ready to Find Your Ideal Caregiver for Your Little Ones

Boston Nanny Centre

Babysitting services as needed throughout the year for your family providing only the highest quality care for your children. Also available are Part-Time and Full-Time Nanny services, including Live-in or Live-out providers. Their staff are thoroughly screened through their placement office. They undergo an extensive screening process with a comprehensive background and reference check, plus CPR certification.

Furthermore, you can review their website for placement rates for monthly or temporary care. Please begin your search for childcare by completing their online application, followed by an intake call to discuss your family’s unique needs. 

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Boston’s Best BabySitters

Boston’s Best BabySitters was founded in 1996 to offer temporary, night & weekend, overnight, long-term placement, and hotel services for special events. All their childcare providers undergo a background check and reference screening, must be CPR certified, and must have in-person interviews and orientation.

Are you looking to get started with care? Visit their website for placement prices for your family’s temporary or ongoing childcare needs. They also offer eldercare and pet care for all of your family needs. 

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Savvy-Sitter prides itself on offering only the highest quality of care for your kids through FUN and professional providers. Their local providers cater to your family’s unique childcare needs. Monthly and annual membership plans provide you direct access to professional and reliable babysitters. They reside in the Boston area and have CPR certifications.

Their website also allows you to book a single babysitting occasion or special events section for holidays, weddings, or other childcare needs. On-demand babysitters are available for those last night date nights inquiry on their website, and they respond within an hour. 


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Summer Sitters

Summer Sitters offers short and long-term care, overnight, hotel, or group care options, plus part or full-time nanny services. Request a sitter online through their website, and they will work with your family to hand-select sitters for your family’s needs. You can also request babysitters by name for continuity of care, but they are not always available.

A few key qualifications for all providers are that they must pass a background check, be CPR certified, have experience in childcare, and love children. Additionally, their hourly rates are available online and include the babysitter and agency fees. 

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Boston Babysitting

Finding the right Boston babysitting company to care for your little ones is essential, whether for a much-needed date night or those school breaks. Another important decision is picking a photographer for your family’s sessions: those memories will last a lifetime! Feel free to check out my photo galleries from maternity to family and milestone moments, or reach out to start planning your next photography session. 

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