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201 child care providers are listed in Petaluma, CA

The average rate is $23/hr as of July 2024

The average experience for nearby child care providers is 6 years

Child care providers in Petaluma, CA

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Maria M.


Petaluma, CA

$25-50/hr20 yrs exp

I Will Care For You Like My Own Family

I love caring for others. It makes me so happy to help someone and make their day better. I started care giving when my father because very ill. After he passed away I decided to continue care giving. I have now been caregiving for 19 years.
5.0
"Maria did an amazing job caring for my mom with ALS. She was very patient, kind and went above and beyond caring for her. My mom really liked Maria which gave me peace of mind knowing that my mom was in good hands. I would highly recommend Maria for any...

Tom L.

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Jessica R.


Petaluma, CA

$30-45/hr10 yrs exp

Playful, Loving Care

I love being with children! My favorite things to do with kids are play, read and enjoy nature. On top of being reliable and an excellent communicator, I have high integrity and uncompromising respect for kids' precious growing bodies. I started working with kids in 2002. My normal rate is $30/hr.
Jessica can also help with: Grocery shopping, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Jess is a love! She is so thoughtful with children and we’ve loved the care she’s given to our son. "

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Gabrielle H.


Petaluma, CA

$30-50/hr10 yrs exp

Fun-Loving Christian Sitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I've been in childcare since I was a teenager. I have experience with newborns all the way to high school. I love music, animals, theatre, cooking, baking, games, crafts & can teach basic to intermediate crochet. I'm comfortable with most academic subjects & happy to help with homework or creative development, including...
Gabrielle can also help with: Meal prep, travel, grocery shopping, carpooling, craft assistance
5.0
"Gabrielle has taken care of my two daughters for date nights and sporadic sitting and is so wonderful, creative, fun and really seems to enjoy being with them. They love her! She is also reliable and punctual. Her son Cyprus is also a great kiddo and my kids loved...

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Ana V.


Petaluma, CA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I am babysitter and I have over 20 years of experience in child care, I have CPR, First Aid and driver license. I am from El Salvador, I finished my school in my country. I like to play with children and at the same time teach them things according to their age. I am very responsible and honest in my work. I like working with...
Ana can also help with: Light cleaning, travel
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"We absolutely ADORE Ms. Ana! We had such a bad experience with a previous nanny so we were hesitant when we hired another one. Ana proved us wrong! She always came to our house with a smile on her face. She was warm, caring, and nurturing with our son. She had the...

Jessica M.

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Shannon A.


Petaluma, CA

$30/hr8 yrs exp

VERY Experience Nanny And Organizer

I'm Shannon and I am a career nanny with 8+ years experience, am a mom to 2-year-old M, and I have two bachelors degrees in Accounting and Nutrition, as well as 13 new credits in early childhood development. I have extensive childcare experience including nannying, tutoring, camp counselor, and now Mom. I am looking to join a...
Shannon can also help with: Travel, carpooling, light cleaning, swimming supervision, meal prep, craft assistance & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Always upbeat and great with kids!"

Sarah W.

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Mackenzie M.


Petaluma, CA

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Caregiver

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello there! I am currently available for part time care. I absolutely love working with children of all ages. I have 10 years of babysitting and nanny experience, 5 years of family assistant experience, and 5 years of after school program leadership experience. I also have 5 years of tutoring experience and 10 years of pet care...
Mackenzie can also help with: Swimming supervision, craft assistance, carpooling, meal prep, travel, light cleaning & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Mackenzie is amazing! She has watched our daughter for the last year. You know you have a good babysitter when your 18 month old yells, "KENZIE!!!" when she walks in the door. She is very attentive, sweet, and patient. She even helps out around the house! In...

Rebecca E.

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Lauren C.


Petaluma, CA

$23-25/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced & Fun Caregiver

Hired by 9 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My family and I moved from Illinois to California in December of 2019. I have a 6-year-old daughter and a 9-year-old son. I have been babysitting exclusively for the last 9 years, but have been babysitting in general since I was 13 years old. I am vaccinated for Covid-19 and I am First Aid & CPR certified. I live in...
Lauren can also help with: Meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Lauren is great! Our son started with her around 18 months, but we would have felt comfortable having him start much earlier. She is caring and great with the kids. She provides plenty of fun toys and good meals/snacks. And best of all, you can easily trust her...

Samantha M.

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Andrea N.


Petaluma, CA

$20-25/hr3 yrs exp

SPED Teacher

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have been working with elementary kids since high school as a teacher's assistant, student teacher, and now a teacher. I have been teaching K-2 special ed students since March 2021. I love being with kids, they are my passion and the reason I went into teaching. I love to be a positive role model and make a difference. I am...
Andrea can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, grocery shopping, carpooling, craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Andrea was perfectly on time. She was great with our 1.5 year old and they got along together literally immediately. She was helpful and patient with our many and particular parent instructions and she was flexible and gracious when our timeframe our return home...

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Sofie H.


Petaluma, CA

$25/hr5 yrs exp

I Am A Petaluma Native Looking

I work at Petaluma High School as an instructional aid for special education, and I am also finishing my bachelors in psychology at Sonoma State University - with a focus on child development. I enjoy working with kids of all ages and creating fun activities for our time together! Whether that's finding a way to make...
Sofie can also help with: Swimming supervision, travel, meal prep, carpooling, grocery shopping
Skills:

First Aid

5.0
"Sofie is the best! My circumstances are changing and so she is now looking for her next amazing family to support. She is punctual, very trustworthy, friendly, and engages with my almost 5 year old in a calm, sweet yet mature way. I always felt my daughter was safe...

Caryn M.

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Anastasia Z.


Petaluma, CA

$22-31/hr2 yrs exp

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hi Everyone! My name is Stacy and I am currently a junior studying Communication at USC, and I would love to work with your family! I have two younger siblings ages 13 and 14, who I have been taking care of for as long as I can remember. In my free time I enjoy hiking, reading a good book, trying out new recipes, listening to...
Anastasia can also help with: Meal prep, grocery shopping, light cleaning, carpooling, swimming supervision, travel & more
5.0
"Anastasia, or Stacy, was so wonderful with my 4 and 5 year olds. She is energetic and athletic so she can easily keep up with my daughter who loves to run in the park. She planned arts and crafts and let the kids be creative. My kids couldn't wait for her return...

Joe T.

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Morgan P.


Petaluma, CA

$45/hr3 yrs exp

Part-Time Caregiver Available

Hello all, My name is Morgan and I hope y'all are doing well. I work full time at a hospital here in Sonoma County and looking to make an extra bit of cash on the side. I love and adore children of all ages. I have multiple nieces and nephews from ages 22-7 months old. I briefly worked at a little kids gym about 12 years ago...
Morgan can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning, meal prep, carpooling, travel, swimming supervision & more
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"Morgan is a pleasure to work with. She has been caring for my 4 year old grandson since he was 8 months old. My grandson calls her "Morgee" and simply adores her. Morgan is actually a playmate, as well as a caretaker. We now consider her part of our family. "

Renee C.

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Bania M.


Petaluma, CA

$30/hr2 yrs exp

Nice To Meet You!

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi! I'm a 24-year-old college student (SRJC) who used to work as a program coordinator at the Boys And Girls Club : )! I had my two year work anniversary on February 2023 and have had a lot of experience in taking care of kids, specifically 4-6-year-olds. At work I would run programs, help with homework, and overall just play...
Bania can also help with: Meal prep, travel, carpooling, grocery shopping, light cleaning, craft assistance & more
5.0
"We love Bania! My child is a bit on the picky side with sitters and she said Bania is her all time favorite. Bania is great with communication, on time, reliable, and super fun. Highly recommend. "

Linda K.

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Luiza S.


Petaluma, CA

$30/hr1 yrs exp

Luiza From Napa Valley

Hired by 7 families in your neighborhood

Hey there! I'm from Brazil and I first came to the USA to cook. I did it for an year while I was babysitting occasionally. Now I'm looking forward to take care of kids full-time. I have my own car, I am a strong driver and I could have your kids seat in my car to drive them around safely. I can speak English, Spanish and...
Luiza can also help with: Meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning, grocery shopping, craft assistance, carpooling & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Luiza is dependable and fun to work with. "

Care member

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Robin E.


Petaluma, CA

$48/hr3 yrs exp

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I am a college graduate from Santa Rosa Junior College and San Francisco State University. I received my teaching certification in Art from Sonoma State University. I currently am not teaching anywhere which makes me available for you and your little ones. Just message me to see if I can help out you and your family.
Robin can also help with: Carpooling, travel, craft assistance, light cleaning, swimming supervision
Skills:

First Aid

Early Education

CPR

5.0
"Robin was great with our 4yr old son and our 5yr old mastiff. She was very creative and crafty which kept him busy and engaged with activities. We really enjoyed having Robin and would definitely recommend her!"

Carlos H.

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Odaliz G.


Petaluma, CA

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello, I have more than 10 years of experience working with children. Some of that experience includes: Babysitting (all ages), summer camp counselor, swim instructor, live in nanny, and more! I have a clean driving record with reliable transportation. Background check passed by Care. com. I am BLS certified and fully...
Odaliz can also help with: Craft assistance, swimming supervision, travel, meal prep, light cleaning, carpooling & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Finding reliable, safe, and enjoyable child care often is prefaced with an uneasy feeling of whether someone can be trusted enough. Odaliz was hands down an amazing caregiver who demonstrated professionalism, competence, and a wealth of comfort to myself and my...

Alexis T.

Child care centers in Petaluma, CA

Mora Family Child Care Hom

1413 Debra Dr, Petaluma, CA

5.0

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5.0
"Mora Family Child Care is Awesome!!"

Irene H.


You and ME Children's Center Inc

450 Hayes Ln, Petaluma, CA

You and Me Children’s Center is a licensed center located in Petaluma, CA. It has been providing child care services since 1981. They offer a safe, nurturing and educational environment for infants to pre-kindergarten students. They accept ages 6 weeks to 5 years old children. They offer both...

Childrens Corner Inc

629 D Street, Petaluma, CA

The Children’s Corner is a licensed pre-school and daycare center located in Petaluma, CA. They provide programs available to children from 24 months to 6 years old. They have a maximum care capacity of 95 children. The center provides a development based program that encourages and stimulates your...

Miss Lisa's Ece Program And Preschool

1037 Catalpa Way, Petaluma, CA

This program is based on each child's need to grow and develop at his/her own pace in the physical (gross and fine motor skills), social, emotional, cognitive and creative domains. A wide range of materials offer independent child-centered learning centers along with teacher-directed lessons in...

Petaluma Parent Nursery School

810 Madison St, Petaluma, CA

Petaluma Parent Nursery School is a co-op early education facility that offers non-academic, child-centered programs for preschool children. Located in Petaluma, California, the company admits kids between the ages of two to five years old. The company’s programs use hands-on experiences to teach...

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Most recent reviews for child care providers in Petaluma, CA

Maria M.

5.0

Maria did an amazing job caring for my mom with ALS. She was very patient, kind and went above and beyond caring for her. My mom really liked Maria which gave me peace of mind knowing that my mom was in good hands. I would highly recommend Maria for any caregiving position.

- Tom L.

Jessica R.

5.0

Jessica is a wonderful caretaker of children, all ages. She’s a great communicator, direct, respectful and dependable. She’s also very creative and easy to connect with. She would be a great asset to any family.

- Chelsea L.

Gabrielle H.

5.0

Gabrielle watched our 4 mo old while we were at a wedding. She was super prompt and did a great job rocking our girl down.

- Gabrielle W.

Ana V.

5.0

We absolutely ADORE Ms. Ana! We had such a bad experience with a previous nanny so we were hesitant when we hired another one. Ana proved us wrong! She always came to our house with a smile on her face. She was warm, caring, and nurturing with our son. She had the patience of an angel when it came...

- Jessica M.

Shannon A.

5.0

Shannon took care of 2 boys for a summer, and was a great help. She transported the boys to hockey practices, made sure both had all their gear, and took care of cooking meals afterwards. She is always on time and capable of handling multiple children at once, dealing with various ages (in this...

- Derek G.

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Average Rating4.5 / 5

Child Care Providers in Petaluma, CA are rated 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 110 reviews of the 201 listed child care providers.