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1,212 child care providers are listed in Boston, MA

The average rate is $21/hr as of May 2024

The average experience for nearby child care providers is 5 years

Child care providers in Boston, MA

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Clare O.


Boston, MA

$28/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter/Nanny/Child-care Provider

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Clare. I have been babysitting for as long as I can remember over the last 10 years, and have a ton of experience with kids of any and all ages, including infants, as well as with special needs children and kids with various other disabilities. I love pets so am totally comfortable with any pets you have at...
Clare can also help with: Carpooling, light cleaning, grocery shopping, meal prep, travel
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"Clare babysat for us while we vacationed in NYC. She was a pleasure and we would be happy to use her anytime we come to town"

Cassidy D.

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Alexa D.


Boston, MA

$20-30/hr9 yrs exp

Contractor Looking For A Child Care Position!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Alexa and I am 27 years old; seeking a child care position. I attended Syracuse University, but am now working as marketing manager for a health tech company. I have Nannied for a professional couple while juggling internships the past three summers and have found it's given me the best balance since I love kids! I am...
Alexa can also help with: Swimming supervision, carpooling, travel, craft assistance
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Alexa babysat for us for a date night. She was extremely easy to work with! Great availability and flexibility."

Ken C.

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Manal J.


Boston, MA

$27/hr5 yrs exp

Child At Heart

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hello, my name is Manal! I have been babysitting for the past five years. I'm CPR certified and I'm pretty flexible with hours and days. I usually help with kids laundry, dishwasher, and kids meal prep! I want to be able to provide parents with comfort and security of having someone trustworthy watching their little ones.
Manal can also help with: Light cleaning, craft assistance, meal prep
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"I hired Manal to care for my twins, not only did she take great care of our babies but she also keeps things tidy and does light housekeeping. She never needs to be told twice how or when to do something. She is pretty quiet and keeps to herself. She is fully...

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Marcela G.


Boston, MA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Honestly, Caring, Fun, Experience, Loyal Nanny!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Marcela. I'm a 51-year-old woman, that wants to make your life easier! My loved for kids became early as I came from a family of 5 girls with 5 handsome nephews and 4 beautiful nieces. I am currently working with a family of 5 in Back Bay on Tuesday and Wednesday. Kids are 7-5-3. I have experience dealing with a...
Marcela can also help with: Craft assistance, swimming supervision, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

5.0
"She is 100% Professional and dependable. My kids love her, she is loving and fun but also strict when is needed."

Annabella K.

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Laurel M.


Boston, MA

$30/hr10 yrs exp

Caring, Gentle, And Fun Adult Infant Care Provider

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I'm a 47-year-old former nanny, frequent babysitter for several local Boston families (primarily caring for newborns and young infants), small business owner and Mom to a wonderful teenage son. I'm also a practicing attorney and founded an estate planning law practice in my hometown of Concord, Massachusetts. Before attending...
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"We are so grateful we found Laurel! She provided care for our 5 month old 1-2 times per week for a month before we moved out of state, and she was our first babysitter outside the family. We felt comfortable leaving our son in her care right away, and we wish she...

Hannah H.

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Caroline K.


Boston, MA

$17-22/hr5 yrs exp

Fun, Active, And Caring Sitter

I have babysat for about five years now and love spending time with kids! I have grown up involved in many different activities from sports to singing. I am very active and love spending time outdoors, especially on a nice spring/summer day! I am willing to drive and have my own car. I love to organize and clean as well and am...
Caroline can also help with: Grocery shopping, meal prep, carpooling, light cleaning, craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"Caroline is the best! She took care of my three kids last summer and we were so grateful to have her. A college basketball player, Caroline has a ton of energy & such a positive attitude. The kids had such a fun time with her every day, and to boot, the house was...

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Darcy R.


Boston, MA

$20-30/hr5 yrs exp

Creative Caring

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a loving, patient and creative nanny. Every effort and care will be put into making sure your children are engaged and comfortable.
Darcy can also help with: Carpooling, light cleaning, craft assistance, meal prep, grocery shopping, swimming supervision & more
Skills:

First Aid

5.0
"Darcy has babysat my three daughters for several years. She is very dependable, creative, and caring. She is always doing fun activities with them, going the extra mile to make sure they are engaged, having fun, and making the most of their time together. I also...

Andi L.

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Sarah D.


Boston, MA

$30/hr9 yrs exp

Newborn Care Specialist/Postpartum Doula 9 Years Experience

Hired by 7 families in your neighborhood

I have 9 years of experience with newborns, toddlers and teenagers. CPR + FIRST AID Certified, Newborn care specialist and Postpartum Doula. As a Postpartum - Newborn Care Specialist, I'm dedicated to helping families adjust to life with a new baby and ensuring the well-being of both the baby and the mother. I can help with...
Sarah can also help with: Travel, meal prep, swimming supervision, craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

5.0
"Sarah cared for our son starting when he was 4 months old. She was attentive to his needs and helped us introduce solid foods. We trusted Sarah completely with our son who really was very happy with Sarah for 9 months! I would highly recommend Sarah!"

Nell K.

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Kellie C.


Boston, MA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

Honest, Trustworthy, Warm, Dependable, Energetic, Active Babysitter/Nanny Who Loves Kids!

Hired by 9 families in your neighborhood

For many years, I have had the great pleasure to care for children of all ages. I have held a great rapport with children and their families throughout my life. I enjoy engaging with kids, whether it be reading a book with them, playing inside, outside or at the nearest park, library or children's museum, doing arts & crafts,...
Kellie can also help with: Travel, carpooling, craft assistance, meal prep, light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"You can officially stop your search- you just won't find anyone more responsible, compassionate, or caring to hire. She is the absolute best. Always punctual, always responsible, and the kids absolutely love her. We trust her completely."

Bonnie H.

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Eli T.


Boston, MA

$30-47/hr2 yrs exp

Eli- Special Needs Experience!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have 2 years of experience working with special needs, and I can help with Light Housekeeping and Errands. I currently work at Perkins school for the blind so I have experience with physical and developmental disabilities! I also have my own business where I teach music lessons to my own students independently and also teach...
Eli can also help with: Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Eli is a wonderful sitter - care taker for our son with special needs. Eli is caring, loving, kind, dependable and punctual. Our child's needs were met with ease and grace and Eli provided safe care and fun. We highly recommend Eli for all of your childcare needs."

Kirsten K.

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Olivia S.


Boston, MA

$32-36/hr10 yrs exp

Looking For A New Family To Grow With In South Boston

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Olivia. I'm Irish and 48 years old. I have over 20 years experience, 42 kids have been cared for by me, most from newborn until school age. Since 2018 I have been with my current family in South Boston, the youngest will be starting school full time in September of 2024 and I am starting to look for possible...
Olivia can also help with: Craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Olivia has been with our family since my now 22 month old son was just ten weeks old. She has been nurturing, loving, honest, reliable and most of all a joy to have in our lives. We recently moved to the suburbs and she was so kind to agree to try the commute from...

Ashley G.

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Ariana R.


Boston, MA

$30-35/hr10 yrs exp

Full-Time Caregiver Available

Hired by 8 families in your neighborhood

Hello wonderful families! I am 27 years old, very responsible, detail oriented and outgoing. I am currently a nanny for an infant and toddler part time and looking for another part time position. I have been nannying since I was 16 with children of all ages and I have worked for Celebree School in VA as well as Jumpstart for...
Ariana can also help with: Carpooling, craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision, meal prep, light cleaning & more
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

5.0
"Ariana, was a great asset for our needs. She was great with making sure that there were age appropriate activists, learning and others. We will miss her greatly!!"

Crystal F.

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Alanna O.


Boston, MA

$28/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time Nanny

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Alanna and I am 33 years old. I have 4 kids, 4 years old daughter, 3 years old son, 2 years old daughter and 1year old daughter. I started babysitting when I was 14 years old and starting my child care career in 2012 as a nanny. I then worked in 2 daycare and went back to working as a nanny. I chose to work with kids...
Alanna can also help with: Craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Alanna helped take care of our infant from around 4 weeks and still does! She comes overnight and allows for us to get some much needed sleep. (And sometimes comes for a date night!) She is really thoughtful to our and our baby's needs, such as what kind of sleep...

Melanie W.

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Gabrielle S.


Boston, MA

$15-30/hr8 yrs exp

Exceptional Nanny Looking For An Exceptional Family!

Hired by 26 families in your neighborhood

Hello prospective families! Gabrielle here. I am a New Orleans transplant who recently just moved to the Boston area and am looking to find the perfect family to help manage everyday tasks a busy household is in dire need of. I have 8+ years of experience with kiddos ranging from newborns to the golden era of the pre teen age. I...
Gabrielle can also help with: Swimming supervision, travel, craft assistance
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

5.0
"We have hired Gabrielle multiple times to babysit our 7 month old son and she is wonderful! She is always on time, very responsible, and our son loves her! We plan to use her as often as we can in the near future. She is amazing!"

Jeff B.

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Caitlin O.


Boston, MA

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

Loving Like My Own Family Nanny!

Hello, I have been Nannying for 10+ years. Have raised babies like my own on multiple occasions and most recently have had a baby girl of my own! Every family I have been with I have stayed with for multiple years and stayed in contact with since. Very attentive and helpful for keeping a organized paced household. Would love to...
Caitlin can also help with: Meal prep, carpooling, light cleaning, craft assistance, swimming supervision
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"We absolutely adore Caitlin! She is professional yet nurturing and loving. I know my daughter is always safe in her care - not to mention they always have a blast! Cannot recommend her enough."

Christine A.

Child care centers in Boston, MA

Transportation Children's Center

Transportation Children's Center

10 Park Plaza Suite 3330, Boston, MA

Starting at $480/wk

5.0

(2)

The Transportation Children's Center, a non-profit child care facility, in downtown Boston, provides full day Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten Programs year round. Open to the general public, the center is available to children 3 months through age five. The center is open from 8:00...
5.0
"Excellent choice for childcare! You will not regret it."

Tamara H


Ellen Moore's Child Care

Ellen Moore's Child Care

12 Worthington Street, Boston, MA

Starting at $110/day

5.0

(6)

My program is a small, mixed-age group, and we all become very attached to each other--it really is very much like a family. I am located in Boston, close to the Longwood Medical Area. I have a well-equipped home with three levels of interesting space and a small backyard. We also have a...
5.0
"Our daughter has been going to Ellen's House for a year and a half and we're already dreading the eventual day that we no longer get to hand off our little one to the incredibly patient and generous Ellen Moore. Like most others, we were referred to "Ellen's House"...

Michael W


Tartts Day Care Centers

Tartts Day Care Centers

56 Wareham St., Boston, MA

Costimate: $205/wk

4.5

(24)

A family-run enterprise since 1946, Tartt's is an industry leader, recognized for our enriching programs, exemplary facilities and accomplished staff. Our philosophy is straightforward: we place the experiences of children and families at the center of our business. Tartt's remains in demand...
5.0
"We think the teachers & activities are wonderful. The daily reports gave us a good idea of activities to do at home. Great stimulation, growth & development. Independence and confidence being away from Mom & Dad."

Miriam S


Boston Outdoor Preschool Network

Boston Outdoor Preschool Network

4006 Washington Street, Boston, MA

Costimate: $226/wk

5.0

(2)

We are an inspired team of teachers with experience in public, private, and Montessori schools, who are thrilled to give your child the opportunity to play, learn, and thrive outdoors! Our programs spark curiosity, discovery, and a strong connection with nature. We offer the following...
5.0
"A most excellent school! The way all schools should be: creative, fun, learning through the natural world. Our son (5 years old) had the very best time of his life there."

Angel


Sunkissed Acorns

342 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

Costimate: $316/wk

5.0

(1)

We are a small neighborhood daycare located near Chinatown and South End.
5.0
"To anyone considering sending their children to Sunkissed Acorns: Both my girls attended Sunkissed Acorns from 3 months of age until pre-K and we couldn't possibly recommend them enough. Mabel, Carla, Kelly, Mancy, Ping, and the whole staff at Sunkissed Acorns are...

Costa


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Most recent reviews for child care providers in Boston, MA

Clare O.

5.0

Clare babysat for us while we vacationed in NYC. She was a pleasure and we would be happy to use her anytime we come to town

- Cassidy D.

Alexa D.

5.0

Alexa babysat for us for a date night. She was extremely easy to work with! Great availability and flexibility.

- Ken C.

Manal J.

5.0

She was wonderful with Zorro and a pleasure to work with! She sent updates and photos. I would recommend her highly.

- Jean L.

Marcela G.

5.0

She is 100% Professional and dependable. My kids love her, she is loving and fun but also strict when is needed.

- Annabella K.

Laurel M.

5.0

We are so grateful we found Laurel! She provided care for our 5 month old 1-2 times per week for a month before we moved out of state, and she was our first babysitter outside the family. We felt comfortable leaving our son in her care right away, and we wish she could have moved with us! Laurel was...

- Hannah H.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Child Care Providers in Boston, MA are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 300 reviews of the 1,212 listed child care providers.