Find child care providers in Des Plaines, IL that you’ll love

372 child care providers are listed in Des Plaines, IL

The average rate is $19/hr as of February 2024

The average experience for nearby child care providers is 5 years

Child care providers in Des Plaines, IL

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Catherine K.


Des Plaines, IL

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter or Child Care With Food Prep Available

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Would you like your children picked up from school, homework supervised, laundry done and supper on the table ? If so , I am a well educated , energetic and healthy 72-year-old widow. I recently relocated to Des Plaines from Tallahassee Fl to be close to my daughter. I worked in Ft Lauderdale for a professional family for two...
Catherine can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling, Travel

Recent review:

5.0
When I first read Catherine’s profiles and reviews, I thought she sounded too good to be true. In fact, Catherine is everything promised and more. She worked for our blended family for more than two years. During this time, we had 7 children at home, ages 7 to 17,...

Beth B.

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Elizabeth M.


Des Plaines, IL

$24/hr9 yrs exp

I Care For Your Family As It Was My Own

I have over 10 years of experience in childcare, during which I have successfully nurtured and supported children of various age groups. I have a child of my own who is a teenager now. I can ensure your child's well-being in any situation.. I have experience with children w disabilities my child has a attention deficit...

Recent review:

5.0
I hired Elizabeth in February of this year for over the weekend for my daughter's birthday.She took great care of my 12 year old girl,She's an American Pit Bull Terrier.My dog is old but she enjoys her walks and the outdoor life.She is older now so she needs alot...

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May D.


Des Plaines, IL

$16-18/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I got married 10 years ago. I'm a mom of 4 kids. 17-year-old, 9, 8 and 5-year-old. I attended College, I was studying to be an elementary school teacher. I completed one year of college. My passion in life is children. I am comfortable working with children of all ages. I have experience from previous babysitting jobs, as well...
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
May was a wonderful many for my 3 boys. She is patient, helpful, responsible and caring. She became like a part of the family while she worked for us.

Kinley K.

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Lauren R.


Des Plaines, IL

$22/hr6 yrs exp

Patient And Fun Sitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hi, I'm Lauren. I'm 29 years old and attended UIC where I received my Bachelors in Psychology. I am kind, honest and very attentive to the emotional and practical needs of children and families. I am very punctual and reliable and happy to assist with light housework, laundry, running errands and helping wherever is needed. I...
Lauren can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
Lauren became our nanny in December 2020 when our nanny had to leave us due to a family emergency and we were in a bit of a bind. Our boys 2.5 years and 16m old took to her instantly . Lauren in punctual, patient with kids, kind, communicative, and also great at...

Neesha S.

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Lorraine G.


Des Plaines, IL

$30/hr10 yrs exp

Bilingual Experienced College Student Available for Babysitting

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

I enjoy working with children of all ages. I've been working with children since I was 15 years old. I have excellent references upon request. I finished my associates degree and completed 3 years towards a nursing degree. I am a certified nurses assistant. I reside in Des Plaines. I'm fluent in Spanish & English. I enjoy...
Lorraine can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

Early Education

Special Needs Care

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Lorraine was my nanny for my two girls for 3 years. I decided to be home full-time so I no longer needed her as a nanny. However, she still works for us for date nights. My girls love Lorraine. While being our nanny she was punctual, reliable and dependable. I...

Amanda M.

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Sue Z.


Des Plaines, IL

$20-28/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 8 families in your neighborhood

I can babysit children in different age groups. I always make sure that the child/children feel comfortable and well, I am good at coming up with ideas and activities. I love to teach the children new things, do crafts, explore outside with them and most of all create amazing bonds. I want to be able to provide parents with...
Skills:

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
Sue is absolutely lovely to work with. She's very caring and thoughtful. She's responsive and on time. My son loves when she babysits. I would recommend her without hesitation.

Divya B.

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Maliyah M.


Des Plaines, IL

$15-20/hr3 yrs exp

Emotionally Aware Caregiver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hi, my name is Maliyah! I'm graduating from Evanston Township High School this May and am incredibly excited to begin my professional career in nannying. I'll be attending Oakton Community College and studying Psychology in the fall. I hope to find opportunities that align with this and are flexible with my schedule. I have...
Skills:

Special Needs Care

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Maliyah is a wonderful babysitter! The kids love her and are always asking when she'll return. I've seen her play well with them while also keeping them focused on their studies when they need to. I recommend her 100%.

Michael R.

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Zoe B.


Des Plaines, IL

$20-35/hr4 yrs exp

Resource For Families, Helping Create A Loving And Positive Environment

I have over 2 years of experience working at a daycare center however, growing up I helped my cousin raise her three boys. I have always loved working with children. Being that resource to help them learn and achieve all of their milestones is so incredible. I can multitask and create fun, developmentally appropriate activities...
Zoe can also help with: Grocery shopping, Travel, Light cleaning, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Zoe has been in our lives for over 3.5 years, helping take care of our kids whenever needed. She is amazing with them, kind, patient, and fun. Zoe has now become a great friend to all of the family!

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Panagiota T.


Des Plaines, IL

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

Part Time Caregiver Available

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a compassionate and experienced caregiver. I have been a caregiver for children under of 4, for 6 years. I pride myself on being able to learn new skills and adapt quickly to any situation. In the past, I have assisted families with their daily routines (nap/feeding/walking/changing/bathing schedules), stimulated child...
Skills:

CPR

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Dahlia B.


Des Plaines, IL

$16-25/hr10 yrs exp

Enthusiastic Nanny Looking For The Right Family

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I started out from a very young age working with children. When I was in 5th grade I volunteered to spend my recess time in the preschool helping the teachers with the little ones. In 7th grade I tutored 1st graders, Then in 8th grade I started student teaching in the special needs room for my volunteer hours. Once in high...
Dahlia can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel, Carpooling

Recent review:

5.0
Dahlia is a responsible, compassionate, caregiver. As a parent, knowing I was leaving my children in good hands was paramount, and in Dahlia’s care, I always felt they were safe, had a good role model, and would enjoy themselves. They loved being with her, and she...

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Weronika K.


Des Plaines, IL

$21-24/hr6 yrs exp

Full Sitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hello, my name is Weronika and I am 24 years old! I have many years of experience taking care of children from 6 months to 12 years old. I am comfortable with all things involving childcare. I am very trustworthy and reliable. I can help with anything you might need.
Weronika can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Weronika has been caring for my youngest (currently 8 months old) for the last couple months. She has been fantastic. She's here when she says she'll be here, she's great with my daughter, and she's really sweet. When she started, she made it clear that her...

Melissa M.

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Stephanna G.


Des Plaines, IL

$20/hr8 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am currently in my final year at Depaul University, studying Early Childhood Education, and just recently parted ways with a great family I nannied 3 years for. I have several years of experience working with children of various ages and really enjoy connecting with good families, so I'm hoping to find a few soon!
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Its a shame we couldn't bring Stephanna with us when we moved... my daughter M. really loved her and we won't find a babysitter better than her! She was flexible with hours and wonderful to M. and my husband G. and I!

Azra A.

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Jasmin M.


Des Plaines, IL

$15-20/hr4 yrs exp

Hello! My name is Jasmin and I deeply enjoy building meaningful relationships with children of all ages. I have worked at multiple daycares for a cumulative of four years as well as within School District 62 for one. Through these jobs, I was able to learn a lot of new, effective and useful skills that has given me the...
Jasmin can also help with: Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
I used to work with Jasmin at a daycare center and I can guarantee that she is a very hard worker and passionate about working with kids. She is very creative and loves to help the children learn. She cares about the well being of the children and being able to...

Isis F.

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Jhan I.


Des Plaines, IL

$13-18/hr10 yrs exp

Compassionate And Trustworthy

I have 10 years of experience. I can help with Light Housekeeping and Laundry. a wife and a mother of two boys 27 years and 14 years lived in Chicago and suburbs for over 30 years I'm a licensed cosmetology. I work as a nany from age of 21 for a special need 30-year-old girl . And the then got my license and worked as hair...
Jhan can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Jhan was very engaged in helping care for your child. My child enjoyed her helping us. As with anyone helping with care-giving of your child, make sure you are very clear on what you expect, as well as do's and don't, as far as addressing it up front, and...

Maryam A.

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Kaitlyn B.


Des Plaines, IL

$10-15/hr6 yrs exp

New Mom Looking For Full Time Nanny Work

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Kaitlyn, Kate for short and I am looking for a full time nannying position! I am also living in Westmont IL now. I became a mom July 20th 2019, and am due again in August! I have baby sat my friends two boys (2 and 9) from the time that the 2-year-old was 6 months old. I have watched three boys ages 2, 5 and 7...
Kaitlyn can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling, Travel
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Kaitlyn has babysat my 4 children for a couple months while my husband was away for military duty and I had to go to work! She was excellent and my children loved her! We still keep in touch and if I need a babysitter again I will definitely call her!

Katie B.

Child care centers in Des Plaines, IL

Little Bird Child Care

Little Bird Child Care

3854 Birchwood Avenue, Skokie, IL

Starting at $325/wk

5.0

(6)

Are you looking for a safe, loving, and caring environment for your child? Are you searching for a place where your child feels comfortable, and you have a peace of mind while you are away? Little Birds Child Care is the place where your child gets one on one attention. You will receive daily...

Kiddie Palace Child Care

Kiddie Palace Child Care

928 Long Rd, Glenview, IL

Starting at $300/wk

4.9

(17)

Are you looking for a safe, loving, and caring environment for your child? Are you searching a place where your child feels comfortable, and you have a peace of mind while you are away? Kiddie Palace Child Care is the place where your child gets one on one attention. Here are eleven reasons why you...

Mersiha's Family Daycare

Mersiha's Family Daycare

8935 North Wisner Street, Niles, IL

Costimate: $280/wk

5.0

(4)

Hi, my name is Mersiha (Mer-see-ya) I am the owner of Mersiha's Family daycare. Prior to establishing my own family daycare, I've worked with children of all ages at daycare centers, pre-schools, and as a nanny for families. I originally started my family daycare in 2015 in San Jose, California,...

lily's home day care

lily's home day care

620 N.Pine Street, Mount Prospect, IL

Costimate: $262/wk

5.0

(2)

Welcome to Lily's Home Day Care! About me: Energetic, committed and loyal! Professional, fun, caring, and loving! Philosophy 1. Our goal is to provide excellent childcare by having an environment that is safe and fun for the children to learn and play. 2.My Program will be build on children's...

Happy Kids Preschool & Daycare Center

Happy Kids Preschool & Daycare Center

7622 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL

Starting at $185/wk

5.0

(4)

We are an extraordinary European childcare. We are awarded by an Illinois Excellerate Program. It's because of our warm environment, health and safety of our children, education of our employees (all teachers have Master s degree in ECE). We are not just a licensed daycare. We offer the best care...

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Most recent reviews for child care providers in Des Plaines, IL

Catherine K.

5.0

When I first read Catherine’s profiles and reviews, I thought she sounded too good to be true. In fact, Catherine is everything promised and more. She worked for our blended family for more than two years. During this time, we had 7 children at home, ages 7 to 17, and she is universally loved by...

- Beth B.

Elizabeth M.

5.0

I hired Elizabeth in February of this year for over the weekend for my daughter's birthday.She took great care of my 12 year old girl,She's an American Pit Bull Terrier.My dog is old but she enjoys her walks and the outdoor life.She is older now so she needs alot of attention and affection.That...

- Care member

May D.

5.0

May was a wonderful many for my 3 boys. She is patient, helpful, responsible and caring. She became like a part of the family while she worked for us.

- Kinley K.

Lauren R.

5.0

Lauren became our nanny in December 2020 when our nanny had to leave us due to a family emergency and we were in a bit of a bind. Our boys 2.5 years and 16m old took to her instantly . Lauren in punctual, patient with kids, kind, communicative, and also great at taking directions/executing on...

- Neesha S.

Lorraine G.

5.0

Lorraine was my nanny for my two girls for 3 years. I decided to be home full-time so I no longer needed her as a nanny. However, she still works for us for date nights. My girls love Lorraine. While being our nanny she was punctual, reliable and dependable. I would hire her as our nanny again if I...

- Amanda M.

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Ratings for Des Plaines, IL child care providers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.9 / 5

Child Care Providers in Des Plaines, IL are rated 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 105 reviews of the 372 listed child care providers.