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Find special needs caregivers in Phoenix, AZ that you’ll love

286 special needs caregivers are listed in Phoenix, AZ

The average rate is $18/hr as of July 2024

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Phoenix, AZ

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Andrea G.


Phoenix, AZ

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Summer Caregiver For Families Of Those That Have Special Needs Child

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I have worked professionally with children with that are Special Needs on and off since '98. I am currently a Behavior Specialist. I have also was a Behavior Coach Social Worker and helped families find coping skills for their child that needed behavior modification in their private homes or their child's school setting and...
5.0
"Andrea came to the rescue of our family when we needed help with our special needs son. She was dependable. My little one had an excellent bond with her. Unfortunately, we had to say bye to Andrea due to scheduling availability. We wish her all the best; she would...

Linchen Y.

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Emily M.


Phoenix, AZ

$15-30/hr

Part-time Special Needs Care Provider

My name is Emily and I am a biology major with an emphasis in pre-medicine. Due to my love of science and medicine, I have been first aid and CPR certified. I am finishing my first year in a University on April 25. I will be returning to Colorado on this day and would like to begin summer work as soon as I return. I have...
5.0
"This young lady is wise and experienced beyond her years. She is punctual, dedicated and believes in doing her job correctly. She assisted us at our church on Wednesday afternoons & nights from Sep 2015 to April 2016 performing a multitude of kitchen tasks and...

Rick W.

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Ismael O.


Phoenix, AZ

$15-25/hr7 yrs exp

Part-Time Special Need Provider

Life Coach/Experience with Autism and Schizophrenia, ADD, ADHD, OCD. Additional experience: medication management, errands, doctors appointments, home upkeep, help with daily chores. I have learned to provide the love and care the client deserves, their loved ones appreciate my patience and understanding of the many challenges...
5.0
"Ismael is extremely knowledgeable and talented with our son who has anxiety and cognitive limitations... Ismael has a special ability to be patient, positive, and generous with his time and spirit. He is a great find.. we are so happy we found him!"

Karen W.

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Rhiannon H.


Phoenix, AZ

$20/hr2 yrs exp

Special People Are The BEST!!!

Hello! I gained my first experience working with people with special needs at a DTA in Phoenix arizona. After that I was hired by hand in hand and currently work rehab and habitation. I am trained, certified, I have a heart for helping people, I'm hardworking, dependable, punctual and honest. I can cook, do Laundry, run...
5.0
"Rhiannon was amazing! Her attitude is infectiously positive and she is always willing to go the extra mile to help out in any way needed. I would definitely hire Rhiannon again and was sad to have to let her go!"

Cheryl G.

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Esther G.


Phoenix, AZ

$15-20/hr3 yrs exp

Full-Time Special Education Technician

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a mother of two children who are grown now. I am a Special Education Technician. I have experience in caring for children with special needs. I am fluent in Spanish, and it is a pleasure for me to teach them another language while caring for them.
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Rachel W.


Phoenix, AZ

$12-20/hr8 yrs exp

Caregiver/Nanny

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have been a babysitter since I first got my babysitting license, at 12. I have always had a desire to help others, which is why I am also a registered travel nurse!! I have my ACLS, BLS, ONS, BSN, and other certificates to ensure you or your loved ones are in the best care possible :) I am currently working 3 days a week 12...
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Brooke O.


Phoenix, AZ

$20-35/hr5 yrs exp

Respite Provider

My oldest brother has Down Syndrome and I have been his caretaker for almost 5 years now. We work on his sign language, verbal communication and hygiene habits. He is a light in my life, and I am so passionate about helping improve his quality of life, along with being a best friend and support. I have worked in the school...
5.0
"Brooke is amazing! She loves working with children and has a heart of gold. She is very reliable and dependable. She has a lot of experience in childcare and even with working with special needs children."

Betsy O.

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Sierra R.


Phoenix, AZ

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Caregiver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I am a reliable and an honest individual with a passion for working with children. I have extensive work experience caring for children of various ages. Some relevant expertise includes; preparing meals and bottles, changing diapers, playing games, engaging children in educational activities and organizing recreational days to...
5.0
"Sierra has a wealth of education in child development. Her people skills are only surpassed by her ability to communicate. She is compassionate, patient and loving. Our grandson flourished under her care and guidance."

Louise H.

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Amber F.


Phoenix, AZ

$15-20/hr2 yrs exp

Passionate To Learn/Teach

As of this time in my life, I only have experience working with children with behavioral issues, autism, and ADHD. However, I am going through school to become a special education teacher, and am very passionate about children. I think those children with special needs are precious. I desire to learn more of those with special...
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Michelle W.


Phoenix, AZ

$18-20/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter Special Needs

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi. My name is Michelle but I go by Micki. I have about 12 years experience working with children ages 5-12 with serious mental health issues including autism. I am also CPR certified. My availability is flexible though not able to do overnights.
Michelle can also help with: Swimming supervision, meal prep, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

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Elizabeth S.


Phoenix, AZ

$24-50/hr3 yrs exp

Experienced Child Behavioral Specialist Looking To Help More Families!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a reliable, organized, and easygoing 25-year-old college graduate. I have been working as a behavioral therapist for children with autism and special needs ages 2-13 for over 3 years! I work a typical full-time job throughout the week so weekday, daytime hours are not available. Only availability includes Friday nights...
Elizabeth can also help with: Swimming supervision, carpooling, grocery shopping, light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Elizabeth was great with my kids, we will use her again!"

Candace L.

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Kylee C.


Phoenix, AZ

$15-18/hr2 yrs exp

Fun Sitter And Memory Creator!

I am a recent graduate of the University of Arizona and I have worked with children of all ages but especially love newborns! I understand that childcare is very important and it can be hard to leave your beloved children with another person and that's why I am all about communication. I want you to be as informed about what we...
Kylee can also help with: Grocery shopping, meal prep, light cleaning, carpooling, swimming supervision, craft assistance & more
Skills:

First Aid

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Christine T.


Phoenix, AZ

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter Available Weeknights And Weekends

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hello, my name is Christine and I am a graduate student from the University of San Diego. I have been babysitting since the age of 12, and have five younger siblings that have shaped me into a top-tier nanny! I am CPR certified, non-smoker, experienced with special needs children, and I am very conscious with different...
Christine can also help with: Swimming supervision, carpooling, craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Christine was more than our babysitter for the summer of 2017, she was a true Nanny. She took my child to activities, cooked for him was very exacting in executing what I had laid out for the day. She documented what she did with him very clearly. He really enjoyed...

Sabrina S.

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Sydney Y.


Phoenix, AZ

$20-40/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced, Patient And Loving Babysitter!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi! I am Sydney. I am 27 years old and have been trusted by family and friends to babysit for over 10 years! I am the middle child in a family with 5 kids, so child care comes naturally to me! I have experience watching children ages 6 months to 12 years. I also have experience with special needs and handicapped children. I was...
Sydney can also help with: Carpooling, swimming supervision, grocery shopping, meal prep, craft assistance, light cleaning & more
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

5.0
"I have 2 dogs, a very timid wheaten terrier who had been abused, and a very energetic American staff/lab mix. They are polar opposite and Sydney is great with both dogs. I had never used a dog walker before because of how scared my terrier is and Sydney made me...

Malorie S.

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Cheryl M.


Phoenix, AZ

$24-25/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I want to help build strong social, emotional needs of children, while also having fun! I'd like to build a trusting relationship through play, laughter and consistency. I believe with strong communication this can be achieved through secure parent partnerships. I have an extensive background of experience from newborn to...
Cheryl can also help with: Light cleaning, craft assistance, carpooling, meal prep, travel, swimming supervision & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Cheryl is dependable and organized. She goes over what is asked if her and is great at keeping focus on child development milestones and extremely trustworthy"

Shelby T.

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Aleah C.


Phoenix, AZ

$18/hr4 yrs exp

Children Are My Passion!! I LOVE The Little Ones!

Hi, my name is Aleah and I have 6 years of experience working with children of all ages. I believe in creating a fun, stimulating and safe environment for children to thrive. I'm skilled at helping children with their social and emotional needs. I'm also CPR and first aid certified, and have experience working with special...
Aleah can also help with: Craft assistance, swimming supervision, travel, carpooling, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"She is dependable, flexible and very punctual."

Felicia L.

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Lillian H.


Phoenix, AZ

$17-32/hr7 yrs exp

Caring College Student With 7 Years Of Experience

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

I currently l am looking for babysitting jobs on the weekends or one off's (I am free past 7:30 on weeknights) and am completely free on Fridays! If the fit is right I would very much be open to a job asking for a few hours a week however! I have experience caring for up to 4 young kids at a time, babies over 4 months old,...
Lillian can also help with: Light cleaning, carpooling, swimming supervision, craft assistance, grocery shopping, meal prep & more
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"I'm hesitant to leave a review because I don't want to lose a great weekend babysitter Lol"

Henry P.

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Brianna U.


Phoenix, AZ

$25/hr6 yrs exp

Looking Forward To Being Apart Of Your Family Soon!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to read this! I know it can be stressful looking for someone to care for your babies!! I hope that I can be that person for you!! I have over 6 years of experience caring for children of all ages from infantry to up to teenage years. I have such a passion for working with kids and even...
Brianna can also help with: Swimming supervision, grocery shopping, travel, meal prep, light cleaning, carpooling & more
5.0
"Brianna is reliable, forward thinking, and most importantly caring. She’s attentive and creates meaningful relationships with children. "

Care member

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Sierra A.


Phoenix, AZ

>$10/hr5 yrs exp

Caregiver/Nanny

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi, My name is Sierra! Previously I worked in a center for 4 years with children ranging from newborns to school aged. I have also nannied for numerous families, my most recent family being a 4-month-old and a 4-year-old who I watched for almost a year until I had to relocate to Arizona in March. Throughout the years I have...
Sierra can also help with: Swimming supervision, carpooling, travel, craft assistance
Skills:

First Aid

CNA

CPR

5.0
"Sierra is responsible and excellent with my children. I have triplets that are a 18 months and she is able to handle all three of them without a problem. She is patient and is very loving towards my children. Sierra has given me many tips on handling multiple...

Ralph J.

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Emily M.


Phoenix, AZ

$15-30/hr5 yrs exp

Part-time Care Provider Available

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

My name is Emily. I am a pre-med student currently taking courses for a Bachelors of Science in Biology. I have several years of experience in babysitting (9+), caring for children with special needs (6+), tutoring and more. I have been CPR and First Aid certified. In addition, I have a clean driving record and driver's license....
Emily can also help with: Swimming supervision, light cleaning, craft assistance, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

5.0
"Emily was fantastic with our kids and they very quickly warmed up to her. We can highly recommend her and will not hesitate to hire her again. Thanks Emily!"

Jeremy S.

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Phoenix, AZ

Andrea G.

5.0

Andrea came to the rescue of our family when we needed help with our special needs son. She was dependable. My little one had an excellent bond with her. Unfortunately, we had to say bye to Andrea due to scheduling availability. We wish her all the best; she would be a great person to care for your...

- Linchen Y.

Emily M.

5.0

This young lady is wise and experienced beyond her years. She is punctual, dedicated and believes in doing her job correctly. She assisted us at our church on Wednesday afternoons & nights from Sep 2015 to April 2016 performing a multitude of kitchen tasks and serving our congregation and local...

- Rick W.

Ismael O.

5.0

Ismael is extremely knowledgeable and talented with our son who has anxiety and cognitive limitations... Ismael has a special ability to be patient, positive, and generous with his time and spirit. He is a great find.. we are so happy we found him!

- Karen W.

Rhiannon H.

5.0

Rhiannon was amazing! Her attitude is infectiously positive and she is always willing to go the extra mile to help out in any way needed. I would definitely hire Rhiannon again and was sad to have to let her go!

- Cheryl G.

Brooke O.

5.0

Brooke is amazing! She loves working with children and has a heart of gold. She is very reliable and dependable. She has a lot of experience in childcare and even with working with special needs children.

- Betsy O.

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Ratings for Phoenix, AZ special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.7 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in Phoenix, AZ are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 119 reviews of the 286 listed special needs caregivers.