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Care.com

Established

2006

Background

One mom’s struggle to find quality childcare resulted in one big business opportunity that resulted in Care.com.

Overview

Care.com helps families from the United States and beyond to connect with all types of in-home service providers to meet their unique care needs.

Services Provided

Care.com helps parents seeking childcare and individuals seeking adult and senior care, pet care and home care find the appropriate provider to meet their needs.  

Membership Options

Care.com invites caregivers to create a free profile and offers parents and individuals seeking domestic help, as well as agencies, paid memberships. 

Highlights

Care.com offers discounts to military families seeking care services. Military families receive 25% off Care.com subscriptions.

Care.com boasts 7 million members in over 15 countries, making it the largest care destination in the world.

Care.com implemented the State of Care, a program that researches and monitors the state of childcare, special needs care and senior care in the United States.

Care.com gives members access to recorded references and mom reviews of caregivers with paid membership.

Care.com created Karoo, a free iPhone application that lets parents and caregivers stay connected. This application can be downloaded for free at iTunes.

Care.com has a Senior Care Planning program that helps people looking for additional help and support with senior care needs.