Nanny shares

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Your place or mine? How to decide which family will 'host' your nanny share

Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. When you're setting up a nanny share, location is a key detail that you... more

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How to interview nannies for a nanny share

Enter a caption... Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. While most parents have completed job interviews in their lives, not everyone... more

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5 nanny share questions to ask when considering another family

Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. You’ve weighed and reweighed your various options for child care and have decided to go... more

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5 key steps to setting up a nanny share for success

Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. Once you’ve decided to go with a nanny share, you’ll want to find the right... more

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Is a nanny share right for you?

Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. Finding the right child care option for your family can be overwhelming. Many parents find... more

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How much does a nanny share cost?

Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. You may have heard that sharing a nanny is a great way to save money... more

11 creative child care solutions for school breaks and closings

For some families, spring break and other school holidays is the perfect opportunity to break up the everyday hustle and bustle with a much-needed vacation. But for many others, it’s time to scramble for child care. Whether the issue is cost or an inability to take off of work, the... more

What to do if your child is sick in a nanny share

Considering sharing a caregiver? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations.   So, you’ve decided to set up a nanny share. You found a family to... more