Find child care providers in Buffalo, NY that you’ll love

856 child care providers are listed in Buffalo, NY

The average rate is $17/hr as of April 2024

The average experience for nearby child care providers is 5 years

Child care providers in Buffalo, NY

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Emily A.


Buffalo, NY

$26-50/hr8 yrs exp

Child Care

Hired by 14 families in your neighborhood

Hi! I have received the Moderna Vaccine and I am CPR/ first aid certified. I have my Bachelors degree in Music but have been working with kids in Elementary Schools, Daycares as well as in homes since I was 18. I am willing to provide references as I still have a positive relationship with the families I have cared for. Thank...
Emily can also help with: Light cleaning, meal prep, craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision, carpooling & more

Recent review:

5.0
Emily is absolutely wonderful with my two toddlers. She is active and creative, always on time, and is affectionately stern when she needs to be, which my rebel youngsters need! I love knowing my children are well cared for while I am away.

Pamela B.

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Julia H.


Buffalo, NY

$20/hr12 yrs exp

Babysitter/ Child Care Giver

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Julia. I am a dedicated, compassionate caregiver with a decade of experience in childcare. Over the past 4 years, I've excelled as a full-time nanny, fostering a positive and safe atmosphere for little one's to grow. Assisting with settling newborns into a consistent schedule, introducing solid foods, managing...
Julia can also help with: Travel, grocery shopping, swimming supervision, meal prep, carpooling, light cleaning & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Julia nannied for us starting when our baby was just 8 weeks old and we absolutely adore her. If she hadn't needed to finish school, I'd have kept her forever! Julia loved and cared for our daughter as if she were her own and our daughter adored her in return! She...

Elly D.

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Ariel R.


Buffalo, NY

$20/hr10 yrs exp

Child Care Available

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi! I'm Ariel and I've enjoyed being a childcare provider for over 13 years. I've been a professional nanny for three families, in addition the family I nanny for now. My current schedule is Monday-Thursday, but am always willing to help out with any babysitting needs during my free time-including last minute emergencies & date...
Ariel can also help with: Meal prep, grocery shopping, craft assistance, carpooling, swimming supervision, light cleaning & more
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Ariel was reliable and amazing with both of our kids, aged 5 and 7. Our 5 year old is autistic and she was great with adapting to his needs and making us feel comfortable. I would definitely recommend Ariel.

Care member

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Tonya S.


Buffalo, NY

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

Child Care

I have been a single stay at home Mom (by choice) for over 15+ yrs now. I am a very active parent, and would be the same with your kids. Although my two kids are almost 18 & 16, they still keep me busy with sports, dance, both work schedules, and school functions. When they were smaller I took them to educational, fun...
Tonya can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning, carpooling, travel & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Tonya is a ton of fun with the kids. She has taken my kids many places and spent years worth of time with them. I trust her wholeheartedly. I know my kids are always safe when they are with her. Very reliable and independent. Extremely caring. Tonya would always be...

Justine S.

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Katherine C.


Buffalo, NY

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Child Care

I am passionate about caring for and filling children's lives with joy! I have 11 years of experience as a caretaker for infants, toddlers and children. I have also cared for children with special needs and dietary restrictions. I also have experience in house sitting and pet sitting.
Katherine can also help with: Carpooling, swimming supervision, craft assistance, travel, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

Recent review:

3.0
Katherine seems to be a capable caregiver but is unfortunately unreliable. After hiring her for Saturday help, a medical issue came up and she quit. Understandable, things happen. Then I offered her just a 2-hr weekly personal assistant job and after one day she...

Care member

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Michele T.


Buffalo, NY

$19-20/hr10 yrs exp

Child Caregiver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Thank you for reviewing my profile. I provide childcare from infancy to teens. I also provide elder care, we all know how challenging it is to juggle work family life and help our parents, its a balancing act. And for those of us who dont have children, but need care for our dogs (angels on 4 legs) our fur babies, I have you...
Michele can also help with: Craft assistance, carpooling, swimming supervision, meal prep, travel

Recent review:

5.0
Michele watched our 3 year old daughter for several months 3 times a week. She was very patient with our daughter who can be tricky to win over sometimes! Michele kept at it and gained her trust and love. She would still be watching her but we’re now in school full...

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Laurie W.


Buffalo, NY

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter Who Will Play And Have Fun And Teach Your Child.

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Nanny who will play and have fun and teach your child. I was a stay at home mom who raised 4 children. When my children got older I wanted to go to work. I worked at a Catholic School as a pre k teacher assistant and Kindergarten teacher assistant for 6 yrs. I worked in a Day Care for 2 1/2 years as a teacher aide in the baby...
Laurie can also help with: Meal prep, travel, light cleaning, craft assistance, carpooling, swimming supervision & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
Laurie is an amazing caregiver! She replied immediately to our post, and is extremely reliable, kind and efficient with communication. Laurie went out of her way to meet our 3 kids ahead of time to establish familiarity with them and our routines, and really took...

Lisa P.

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Caitlyn P.


Buffalo, NY

$20/hr10 yrs exp

My Name Is Caitlyn! I Am Passionate About Providing Quality Care To Children Of All Ages.

I have had the privilege of walking alongside so many families through so many different funnels of work. I worked at KinderCare Learning Centers for 5+ years, babysat for friends and family for 8+ years and I worked as a Youth and Children's Ministry Director for two years. I love caring and being a support for families in...
Skills:

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
My boys love it when Caitlyn watches them. She makes it so much fun. I know that they are being well taken care of when I’m gone.

Care member

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Amy L.


Buffalo, NY

$27/hr10 yrs exp

Professional Caring Nanny

Hired by 7 families in your neighborhood

I am a very warm, loving, mature and energetic woman. My child care philosophy is to provide a nurturing and loving atmosphere with as many learning opportunities as possible. I love to watch children experience new things and learn and grow in the process. I have worked with children for over 20 years. My education includes a...
Amy can also help with: Craft assistance, carpooling, swimming supervision, light cleaning, travel
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Amy has spent some evenings with our 7 month old son and has been absolutely wonderful. Timely, considerate and courteous and incredibly attentive. Thanks Amy!

Parag P.

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Ashley C.


Buffalo, NY

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Caring And Experienced Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi! I'm Ashley a recent graduate with a Master's degree. I love the outdoors, sports, and playing board games. I grew up the oldest of four kids and was constantly watching my three brothers. I am currently a nanny M-F but have evening and weekend availability if you're looking for an occasional sitter! I'm great with kids of...
Ashley can also help with: Travel, craft assistance, swimming supervision, carpooling, light cleaning, meal prep & more

Recent review:

5.0
Ashley is the best. She cared for my infant for a number of months. She is kind, trustworthy, and engaging. I highly recommend Ashley to any family in need of childcare.

Katrina S.

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Darlyn D.


Buffalo, NY

$20-40/hr10 yrs exp

Certified Day Care Provider

I am a positive and energetic Mom of 5 between the ages of 27-7, I have taken on a variety of roles in my experience with children over the last 20+ years experience, babysitter, nanny, daycare & after-school care provider. I have cared for children of all ages from newborns through teens, I was a owner of a day care for 15...
Darlyn can also help with: Meal prep
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Darlyn was fantastic We would absolutely use her again. sometimes both in the daytime, She is patient, caring and responsible. She was prompt to arrive and very tidy. She is happy to interview over the phone, Highly recommend her!

Lyndar D.

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Grace M.


Buffalo, NY

$25/hr9 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Grace. I graduated from SUNY Fredonia with my bachelor's degree in early childhood and childhood eduction is 2020. I have been working in childcare and/or a school setting since 2015. I have experience working with children 6 weeks to 12 years old. I have experience working in daycares, as a nanny, tutoring,...
Grace can also help with: Travel, craft assistance, swimming supervision, carpooling
Skills:

Early Education

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Grace has been and continues to be a pleasure to work with and is always flexible and accommodating to my family's hectic schedule. She is very communicative and let's me know how my son is doing throughout the day giving me peace of mind.

Alleen L.

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Bonnie D.


Buffalo, NY

$19-21/hr10 yrs exp

Energetic And Fun, Yet Responsible And Mature

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

*7-10 hour days needed. (Not before/after school) *Available Wed, Thur, or Fri. I am a warm & nurturing nanny with experience caring for children from 4 months-12 years. Looking for 1+ y. o.- or a child that is walking (I am on a 15# weight limit). I am currently looking to watch kids ages : 1 to 12 years. 2-3 FULL days...
Bonnie can also help with: Craft assistance, carpooling, meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Bonnie was the best nanny for our family! She is very friendly and understanding in situations. She cared for our daughter like she was family and we love her!

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Jennifer T.


Buffalo, NY

$25/hr8 yrs exp

Fun And Professional Sitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hiii my name is Jennifer, I'm 27, Im bilingual (Spanish speaking) I'm a very outgoing, trustworthy, reliable and caring person who loves working with kids. I have 8 years of experience. I have worked with a couple of families over the years and I truly love building a bond with the kids and the families. With me, your kids will...
Jennifer can also help with: Light cleaning, travel, meal prep, swimming supervision, carpooling, craft assistance & more

Recent review:

5.0
I had a wonderful experience with Jennifer caring for my 3 month old son. She was very friendly and accommodating (came to meet me prior to sitting) and I would absolutely hire her again!

Kallie M.

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Jessica G.


Buffalo, NY

$15/hr7 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter Available

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello parents! My name is Jessica and I have several years of experience babysitting children. I have been babysitting professionally since graduating high school 7 years ago. I can provide references upon request. I love doing fun activities with kids like swimming, coloring, playing games, watching movies (Disney is my...
Jessica can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, swimming supervision, craft assistance
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Jessica did a great job sitting fir us. My kids were age 10 and 12 and they enjoyed spending time with her. Jessica is kind, honest and caring.

Leah M.

Child care centers in Buffalo, NY

Tiny Treasures Day Care Center

Tiny Treasures Day Care Center

1287 Military Rd, Buffalo, NY

Starting at $63/day

3.7

(3)

Tiny Treasures Day Care is a family owned and operated day care center located in Kenmore, NY. We have been serving the WNY area for over 30 years. Tiny Treasures is very unique in that we are a lot like an extended family. We are very proud that our staff turnover is very low, so children...

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

University At Buffalo 690 Fargo Quad, Buffalo, NY

Costimate: $258/wk

Before moving to school, I worked as a behavior therapist at Center for Autism and Related disorders. I worked one on one with children with Autism, and did lessons with them to help improve their disorder in any ways possible.

Rose Garden Early Childhood Center, Inc.

257 Lafayette Ave, Buffalo, NY

Costimate: $360/wk

5.0

(1)

Rose Garden Early Childhood Center, Inc. in Buffalo, New York is a non-profit organization and dedicated to providing the highest quality services for children and families, and to demonstrating success in clear and measurable ways. The center provide child care for families and kids from eighteen...

First Friends Daycare

First Friends Daycare

1553 Harlem Rd, Buffalo, NY

Starting at $230/wk

5.0

(1)

We are a brand new small daycare created to give your child the most comfortable home-like environment as possible. We have small classes to give your child the individual attention they need, flexible care for unexpected errands, and we are dedicated to helping your child through developmental...

Storytime Child Care & Learning

285 Southside Pkwy, Buffalo, NY

Costimate: $175/wk

5.0

(1)

Storytime is open non traditional hours. We are open 6am-midnight Monday thru Friday and 6am-6pm on Saturdays to meet the needs of today's working parents. Storytime Child Care offers early educational programs for children ages six weeks to twelve years of age.

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Most recent reviews for child care providers in Buffalo, NY

Emily A.

5.0

Emily is absolutely wonderful with my two toddlers. She is active and creative, always on time, and is affectionately stern when she needs to be, which my rebel youngsters need! I love knowing my children are well cared for while I am away.

- Pamela B.

Julia H.

5.0

Julia nannied for us starting when our baby was just 8 weeks old and we absolutely adore her. If she hadn't needed to finish school, I'd have kept her forever! Julia loved and cared for our daughter as if she were her own and our daughter adored her in return! She is dependable, flexible, caring,...

- Elly D.

Ariel R.

5.0

Ariel was reliable and amazing with both of our kids, aged 5 and 7. Our 5 year old is autistic and she was great with adapting to his needs and making us feel comfortable. I would definitely recommend Ariel.

- Care member

Tonya S.

5.0

Tonya is a ton of fun with the kids. She has taken my kids many places and spent years worth of time with them. I trust her wholeheartedly. I know my kids are always safe when they are with her. Very reliable and independent. Extremely caring. Tonya would always be the best choice.

- Justine S.

Katherine C.

3.0

Katherine seems to be a capable caregiver but is unfortunately unreliable. After hiring her for Saturday help, a medical issue came up and she quit. Understandable, things happen. Then I offered her just a 2-hr weekly personal assistant job and after one day she had car issues and called off saying...

- Care member

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Ratings for Buffalo, NY child care providers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.5 / 5

Child Care Providers in Buffalo, NY are rated 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 323 reviews of the 856 listed child care providers.