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60 special needs caregivers are listed in Matthews, NC

The average rate is $20/hr as of May 2024

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 6 years

Special needs caregivers in Matthews, NC

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Shiela W.


Matthews, NC

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Making A Difference In The Lives Of Those With Special Needs

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I have worked extensively with young men with special needs. I am passionate about my work as I work with integrity, compassion and remain upbeat and fun.
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Laura B.


Matthews, NC

$25-40/hr3 yrs exp

5.0

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Experienced care provider for children of all ages, seniors and individuals with special needs. Also experienced in providing academic tutoring and pet care. Mom of three children; two in college and one in high school along with two Golden Retrievers and a German Shepherd mix that we rescued. With a finance background,...
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Rebecca A.


Matthews, NC

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

Professional Child Whisperer

5.0

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I am 24yrs old with extensive childcare experience from children 6 months to 12 years and recently graduated from college. I recently relocated to Charlotte for work. I have had professional training in the preschool setting for infants - 5 years as well as other specialized trainings from childcare jobs throughout the years....
5.0
"Rebecca is super dependable & reliable. I trust her with my children."

Reviewed by Jessica M.

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Laura B.


Matthews, NC

$30-40/hr10 yrs exp

Energetic, Fun-loving Caretaker

5.0

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Experienced care provider for children of all ages, seniors and individuals with special needs. Also experienced in providing academic tutoring and pet care. Mom of three children; two in college and one in high school along with two Golden Retrievers and a German Shepherd mix we rescued in January, With a finance background,...
5.0
"Laura was absolutely fabulous with our grandchildren. The kids enjoyed playing tag, hide and seek, soccer and then transitioning to quieter activities like reading before bedtime. Laura was punctual and the...

Reviewed by Jodi S.

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Donna W.


Matthews, NC

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

5.0

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Children are my true passion and life! I am a mother of a grown daughter. Degree in child development, music teacher and music therapist with special needs children. Experience with infants through teaching child development to adults, at a college. I have taught over 25 years in various teaching styles, Montessori, Waldorf,...
5.0
"Donna is AMAZING!! She has been such a gift to our family and a joy to work with! She always comes with a fun activity to do with my kids and they love her. She is willing to help in any area we need and she is...

Reviewed by Johanna H.

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Laura B.


Matthews, NC

$30-40/hr4 yrs exp

Fun-loving, Energetic, Dependable Caretaker

5.0

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Experienced care provider for seniors including those who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and/or dementia, individuals with special needs and children of all ages. Also experienced in providing academic tutoring and pet care. Mom of three children; two in college and one in high school along with two Golden...
5.0
"The regular caregiver for my MIL had to take sudden extensive leave to care for her mother. Laura was a LIFESAVER at a very challenging time. She was quick to learn my Mil's routine, willing to help with...

Reviewed by Elizabeth O.

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Jordan S.


Matthews, NC

$18-30/hr2 yrs exp

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I have a special needs cousin with Down Syndrome, Autism, and is non-verbal. My experience with special needs has been around 4 years sporadically when I have visited him and helped my Aunt take care of him. Looking to show care and support to all individuals on the spectrum :)
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Octerrious K.


Matthews, NC

$15-20/hr1 yrs exp

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Hello my name is Octerrious I am a Dedicated special needs caregiver and aspiring Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) committed to providing compassionate support for individuals with diverse needs. Currently enrolled in RBT training to enhance skills in behavior analysis and intervention. Passionate about fostering a positive...
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Jill B.


Matthews, NC

$20-25/hr4 yrs exp

Former PreSchool Teacher

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I taught all ages in Preschool for 4+ years. In that time I taught some children with special needs ranging from Autism to Sensory Processing Disorder to ADHD. My oldest child has ADHD and my youngest has severe food allergies. I am extremely knowledgeable when it comes to food allergies and am trained on Avi-Q & EpiPens. I have...
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Karen B.


Matthews, NC

$15-20/hr7 yrs exp

Certified Nursing Assisstant

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I have worked with individuals with Traumatic brain injury, Aquired Brain Injury, Autistic Disorder, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Alzheimers, Tourette's syndrome. I am completely passionate about caring for those who have are in need of assistance in caring for them selves and their activities of daily living. I am compelled...
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Liz O.


Matthews, NC

$27/hr3 yrs exp

Happy And Smiley

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Hi! My name is Liz. I have past nanny experience, babysitting experience and was an activity director at a camp for kids with health challenges. I am creative, outgoing, caring, understanding and love to improve the lives of others whenever and however I can! My current family has a family member moving to town so she will be...
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Betsy S G.


Matthews, NC

$20/hr10 yrs exp

Loving Care Giver

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Truly, I believe I was born to be a grandma. Being with my 7 grandchildren and all the others who call me Bibi - is the joy of my life. After 50 years of loving on people, my specialties are infants to 6-year-olds and being a Senior Companion. One of my nicknames is Baby Whisperer. I've been told I have the Magic Touch and my...

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In Brazil I helped my friend with his son on the weekend, we used to play alot together. I gave him a light with food and homework.
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Jennifer F.


Matthews, NC

$35/hr10 yrs exp

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Hi! My name is Jennifer and I'm a current NICU registered nurse and UNC-Chapel Hill graduate. I've been a nurse for 8 years and 6 of those have been in the NICU. Babies are my passion and I love what I do! I'm looking to provide overnight care for your infant while you get a full night's sleep! Please reach out to me for any...
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Hannah B.


Matthews, NC

$18/hr4 yrs exp

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Hello! My name is Hannah and I am currently a Special Education Teacher in Matthews, NC. Since I can remember, I have been a babysitter/ caregiver during the summer months. Taking care of children has always been a passion of mine. I am full of energy and love to be active, do crafts and teach children. Additionally, I am...
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Leila A.


Matthews, NC

$20-35/hr5 yrs exp

Energetic College Student Offering Reliable Child And Pet Care

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Hello! I'm Leila. It's nice to meet you! I'm a college student who is home for the summer and I would love to help care for your children and pets, while I am in town. I am a psychology major who just finished my first year of college. I've taken care of young children since my early teens. I am first aid and CPR certified. I am...
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Kaitlyn R.


Matthews, NC

$14-27/hr10 yrs exp

Fun And Active Sitter! Love Singing, Dancing Doing Activities With Kids!

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Hi! I'm Kaitlyn, 29 years old, newly wed wife! I absolutely love working with and spending time with young kids! I personally have also been around kids with special needs and/or developmental delays since I was a young child! I have worked as a babysitter, nanny and worked in afterschool programs for years! I have over 12 years...
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Baylie C.


Matthews, NC

$22-30/hr3 yrs exp

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I'd describe my personality as bubbly, kind, and compassionate. Im always trying to so the brighter side of things and I always want to help people no matter the situation. One thing you should know about me is I have always loved working with kids. I even want my own someday. It brightens my day to be able to make children...
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Elizabeth D.


Matthews, NC

$25-26/hr6 yrs exp

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Hello! My name is Ellie and I am currently a full time restaurant server and just recently moved to the area! I have many years of childcare experience as I worked at a day camp for four years as well as occasional babysitting! I also have experience with special needs children, as I worked extensively with special needs kids at...
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Jill B.


Matthews, NC

$15-20/hr4 yrs exp

Former Police Officer

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Let me start by saying that I am looking for one time jobs or weekend jobs as ai have a full time M-F job. I am 45 years old & a former Police Officer, Police Dispatcher & 1st responder. I'm also a former Toddler & 2-Year-Old Preschool Teacher. I have references upon request. I have taught and cared for children with special...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Matthews, NC

Rebecca A.

5.0

Rebecca is super dependable & reliable. I trust her with my children.

- Jessica M.

Laura B.

5.0

Laura is absolutely WONDERFUL!!! We could not have gotten through this first year without all of her help! She cares for our daughter like she is her own! Laura reads to her, takes her on stroller walks, sings songs with her and helps her with her development at every stage! She is like family to...

- Nancy C.

Donna W.

5.0

Donna is AMAZING!! She has been such a gift to our family and a joy to work with! She always comes with a fun activity to do with my kids and they love her. She is willing to help in any area we need and she is so kind and loving. It is very comfortable having Donna in our home. She also is so safe...

- Johanna H.

Laura B.

5.0

The regular caregiver for my MIL had to take sudden extensive leave to care for her mother. Laura was a LIFESAVER at a very challenging time. She was quick to learn my Mil's routine, willing to help with kitchen cleanup and very easy to communicate with. What we loved most about Laura was how kindly...

- Elizabeth O.

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Ratings for Matthews, NC special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating5.0 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in Matthews, NC are rated 5.0 out of 5 stars based on 25 reviews of the 60 listed special needs caregivers.