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158 special needs caregivers are listed in Sacramento, CA

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

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Sacramento, CA

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Caitlin F.


Sacramento, CA

$15-25/hr3 yrs exp

Part-time Or One Time Caregiver And/or Sitter For Special Needs

5.0

(2)

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I have 3 years experience doing ABA therapy with ages 2-17 diagnosed with ASD in both school and in-home environments. In-home tasks were usually very focused on daily living skills. I have an undergraduate degree in Psychology with a minor in Human Development and I have just begun a master's program in Occupational Therapy at...
5.0
"I hired Caitlin for my recently rescued, very skittish, afraid of everything, untrained, flight risk and not fully house-broken dog Jinx. Caitlin was wonderful. She was very gentle & understanding of Jinx's...

Reviewed by Leslie S.

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Jailyn C.


Sacramento, CA

$30-50/hr5 yrs exp

A Mutual Learning Experience

5.0

(1)

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I have spent the past seven years working in a school setting for Special Needs students with an additional 15 years of experience working with students and children in both home and school settings. During this time I have had the opportunity to see the grand potential and unrelenting enthusiasm for all students from different...
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Jessyca D.


Sacramento, CA

$25-35/hr1 yrs exp

I Will Be Very Happy To Help

5.0

(1)

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I already had experience of taking care of children with special needs and in addition I was a volunteer in an asylum in Brazil. I am very patient and dedicated, I will do my best to help and deliver my best. Week days availability: before 9:30 a.m. and after 6:15 p.m. Weekends all available
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Sharalee F.


Sacramento, CA

$15-40/hr10 yrs exp

Responsible And Reliable

5.0

(1)

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Hello, I'm 55 yrs. old and new to CA. I've moved here on my own from NY to be near my daughter who is happily bringing a new life into this world, making me a first time grandma. In NY I owned and operated my own Bed & Breakfast. I understand the hospitality business and meeting the needs of my others. My background in caring...
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5.0

(1)

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My family has a history of special needs. My cousin has autism and speech delay. My three adult aunts have varying types of mental disorders that make it so they need full time care. I have grown up around them and have learned how to care from them. They're just like us! Just see the world with different lenses! I am patient,...
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Owyn E.


Sacramento, CA

$20/hr3 yrs exp

Creative, Patient, Fun!

5.0

(2)

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Looking for a part-time job! I have always loved working with children and enjoyed several years of child care experience! Growing up with 3 younger brothers I got a knack for how to take care of kids and have fun. Over the past 8 years I have worked with several families of typically 1-3 children, ages 1-12. My most recent job...
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Elizabeth R.


Sacramento, CA

$24-34/hr10 yrs exp

Date-night/weekend Nanny W/Tons Of Experience.

5.0

(6)

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I have 30 plus years of experience working w/ children. I first worked as a K instructional assistant, then at Kids on Campus and finally Children World. I can help with Light Housekeeping, meals, homework, arts and Crafts and more. Special needs A ok with me. I'm very experience with autism spectrum as 2 of my own children on...
5.0
"Elizabeth is always on or before the scheduled time to arrive. She's great with our boys and they really enjoy her company. She's great at engaging with kids so they feel comfortable and like to do activities...

Reviewed by Tony H.

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Jailyn C.


Sacramento, CA

$25-40/hr9 yrs exp

NOT AVAILABLE THROUGH 2023

4.4

(7)

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Everyone says that they are a great caregiver and while that may be true I believe that not everyone is cut out for the families that need the most help. I pride myself on being someone who is trustworthy, dependable, understanding and open. I made it a point to work with children in several settings including daycare, school,...
5.0
"Jailyn was a lifesaver when I needed emergency childcare for my 3 kids (6, 4 and 6 months). I have a very small handful of people that I have ever trusted to watch my children, happy to say that Jailyn's now...

Reviewed by Gerri O.

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Emily Z.


Sacramento, CA

$30/hr5 yrs exp

Creative, Responsible, Enthusiastic

5.0

(3)

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Hi, My name is Emily. I have a background of dance and drawing. I think it is important to provide children with a fun, and enriched environment. I enjoy sharing arts and crafts and doing outdoor activities with kids. I have 3+ years of taking care of children from infants to 10-year-olds, and have some experience in taking...
5.0
"She was great with my 4 and 8 year old daughters for a night out with my husband. We were still getting everything together when Emily arrived - when we were ready to leave about 15 minutes later she was at the...

Reviewed by Kara M.

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Dulce L.


Sacramento, CA

$25/hr6 yrs exp

5.0

(20)

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Hi, my name is Dulce, but I go by Abi. I have worked with children ever since I graduated high school. I started off at a preschool working with special needs children, and ever since then fell in love with it and ended up as a paraprofessional working with special needs kiddos aged 5-12. After moving to Sacramento 6 yrs ago I...
5.0
"Abi was awesome! We felt very comfortable with her after just a few minutes and the boys connected with her very well. My 5 year old keeps asking when she'll be back! She was also very accommodating, we texted...

Reviewed by Steven R.

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Ilona T.


Sacramento, CA

$20-23/hr6 yrs exp

Seasoned Babysitter

5.0

(3)

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I am seasoned babysitter with several years of paid professional experience. I have babysat for families with small children before as well as with special needs by making dinner, entertaining the kids with creative games, preparing them for bed and reading them bed time stories. I have had the pleasure of getting to work as a...
5.0
"Ilona has been a coworker, fellow volunteer and friend for over 8 years and is an amazing childcare professional. She is punctual, respectful and compassionate beyond words. She is always reaching out to help...

Reviewed by Meghan A.

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Emily J.


Sacramento, CA

$22/hr5 yrs exp

5.0

(2)

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Hello, I am a momma of an awesome toddler and an experienced nanny of 5+ years. I am ready to provide a warm and nurturing environment for your little one, while I am looking for an opportunity to work with my 3-year-old daughter by my side. Our previous families have allowed me to bring her to work and has turned out to be...
5.0
"Emily is such a kind and gentle caregiver who is amazing at building relationships with children. She is highly knowledgable about early child development and uses conscious approaches with the children she...

Reviewed by Care member

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Hailey F.


Sacramento, CA

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Kind And Energetic Babysitter

5.0

(1)

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Hello! I am a highly experienced nanny/babysitter looking to help with date nights/overnight babysitting needs. I have babysat children of all ages as well as special needs children, mostly Autism. I have over 12 years of babysitting experience with children of all ages from newborn to teenagers. I was an Au Pair in New...
5.0
"Hailey was exactly on time for her interview. She is very professional and has an easy going nature. I would trust her with my child, pets and home."

Reviewed by Emily C.

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Janine M.


Sacramento, CA

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

(CURRENTLY Unavailable) Full-time Experienced Caregiver

5.0

(12)

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Hello dear families. I am a well-seasoned, experienced, and skilled provider with a liberal arts background. In my 30 years of stay-at-home experience, I home-educated, ran and organized a household, nursed and raised nine children (including two with special needs) and fostered within my family a love for the Arts. In recent...
5.0
"Nina has been caring for our toddler and school-aged child for the past five months while we work from home. She is wonderful with both kids and has helped our toddler (who was 11 months old when Nina started)...

Reviewed by Ilya L.

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Skip B.


Sacramento, CA

$22-30/hr10 yrs exp

Care & Education

5.0

(3)

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I have been working as a tutor and care professional for years. I can work with children and adults. I speak Spanish and English. I love helping with homework and building up academic skills while doing some light housework and snack prep. I can do pick-ups and drop-offs with errands in between. I can work with multiple children...
5.0
"Skip does a great job with my children, ages 3 & 6. She is fun, engaging, and sets clear boundaries. My kids love her like she’s part of the family. Skip is responsible, intelligent, creative, engaging, and...

Reviewed by Care member

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Talia S.


Sacramento, CA

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

I Am Reliable Caring And Loving Person

5.0

(3)

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Childcare provider for children of all ages. My background includes over 2 decades of childcare, mostly while I went through school. I have a BA in Environmental Studies and a masters in government programs. Environmental education is important to me and I love exploring nature and identifying plants and animals with kids. I...
5.0
"Talia has looked after my 6 y.o. son 4 half days in the last few weeks. Sheâ s very reliable and responds to text messages very quickly. She is calm, confident, obviously comfortable and experienced with kids...

Reviewed by Suzanne H.

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Ana Carolina F.


Sacramento, CA

$23-41/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Brazilian Teacher Looking For A Nanny Job.

5.0

(3)

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Hi everyone! My name is Carol I'm 27 and I'm Brazilian. I've been working as a nanny here in US since June, 2022 but before that I have 7 experienced years in teaching (including being a teacher abroad). I have a bachelor's degree in English literature with a Specialist's degree in Special needs education. I have been working...
5.0
"Our 3 yo boy always had a great time with Carolina! She is responsible, reliable, and easy-going. We would definitely hire again! "

Reviewed by Care member

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Heather C.


Sacramento, CA

$10-15/hr7 yrs exp

Babysitting

5.0

(1)

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Hi my name is Heather, I have experience caring for children of all ages. I have experience with special needs in school and in the hospital unit as well. I have experience in after school programs as Assistant Director. I am a Mother of two beautiful girls and an Aunt to many nephews and nieces. I had the opportunity of working...
5.0
"She is kind and caring. A very hard worker and dependable. Loves to help others and very trustworthy."

Reviewed by Afton C.

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Rebecca T.


Sacramento, CA

$25/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Sitter!

5.0

(1)

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Hi there! My name is Becca. I am currently a resource teacher at an elementary school where I teach students with special needs and various learning disabilities. The ages of my students range from kindergarten-6th graders. Before becoming a teacher, I was a babysitter and nanny for the past eight years. I have my bachelors...
5.0
"Becca was wonderful! My boys loved her!"

Reviewed by Nichole M.

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Suzanne H.


Sacramento, CA

$18-45/hr10 yrs exp

3.0

(1)

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I am a trained behavior specialist and former preschool teacher who loves working with children. I worked as a lead preschool teacher for children ages 2-4 for six years until pursuing a career with special needs individuals. I currently work as a dance teacher (with children ages 2-12) teaching ballet, hip-hop, jazz, and tap. I...
3.0
"Met on a Friday via video chat. Planned to meet in person Sunday at 4:00. She no showed and did not email to let me know she decided to cancel."

Reviewed by Kay A.

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Sacramento, CA

Caitlin F.

5.0

I hired Caitlin for my recently rescued, very skittish, afraid of everything, untrained, flight risk and not fully house-broken dog Jinx. Caitlin was wonderful. She was very gentle & understanding of Jinx's difficulties. She stayed at my house, was extremely patient with Jinx to gain her trust....

- Leslie S.

Elizabeth R.

5.0

Elizabeth is always on or before the scheduled time to arrive. She's great with our boys and they really enjoy her company. She's great at engaging with kids so they feel comfortable and like to do activities together. I would highly recommend Elizabeth!!

- Tony H.

Jailyn C.

5.0

We were fortunate to work with Jailyn when she was teaching at our son's Montessori preschool. She is so caring and a pleasure to interact with. I have had many occasions to observe Jailyn with multiple children and she is an absolute gem! Jailyn was a true partner and helped us work through a...

- Sarah B.

Emily Z.

5.0

We could not have asked for a better caregiver for our children than Emily. She has been with our family (5 yo and 2.5 yo) for the last 18 months. She understands how to keep kids happy, healthy, and engaged. She regularly takes our girls to the beach, the park, the zoo, museums, etc. If she's stuck...

- Care member

Dulce L.

5.0

Abi has been so good with my daughter! She is so kind, attentive, and sweet. I highly recommend her. 😉

- Donna G.

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Ratings for Sacramento, CA special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.7 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in Sacramento, CA are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 76 reviews of the 158 listed special needs caregivers.