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Safety Centre

Tips and advice to help you make more informed and safer decisions in your care or job search.
Safety Guides
Guides for both care seekers and care providers on how to use Care.com safely.
 
Safety Resources
A range of articles offering helpful advice on every step of your care search.
Narrow down the candidates you believe may be a good and safe fit.

We’ve put together a safety checklist to help in your hunt for a new caregiver.

What separates fantastic babysitters, nannies, from the so-so ones?

Follow these tips on finding a caregiver that is the perfect applicant for the role.

Advice on putting together some interview questions for your candidates.

One step in the hiring process should never be glossed over – background checks.

Here are five questions to ask yourself about your instincts when hiring a new caregiver.

Here's how to handle checking a child caregiver’s references.

View our sample nanny contract template.

One of the protocols and financial agreements to be determined during the hiring process.



For more articles on a range of family care issues visit our magazine.
 
Safety FAQs
Answers to the most frequently asked safety questions.