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SitterCity.com

Established

2001

Background

When a college babysitter saw a need for an easier way for parents to find childcare, she created Sittercity.com.

Overview

Sittercity.com features over 2 million caregiver profiles nationwide and help parents and individuals from the right care solution for their family.

Services Provided

Sittercity.com helps individuals find nannies, babysitters, tutors, pet care, housekeepers and senior care.

Membership Options

Care providers can always join Sittercity.com for free. Parents and individuals can sign up for free or paid memberships.

Highlights

Sittercity.com has a partnership with the American Red Cross. Through the partnership, caregivers receive important information, like flu preparedness and prevention information for childcare providers.

Sittercity.com offers free memberships for military families. The Department of Defense has contracted with Sittercity.com to fund free memberships for all military families.

Sittercity.com presents the Compendium, a blogging site filled with kid-friendly products and activities written by real Sittercity.com nannies and babysitters.

Sittercity.com implemented a four step screening process and advises parents to use it. It includes

checking references, reading caregiver reviews, conducting interviews and utilizing free access to background checks.

Sittercity.com offers a secure messaging system that is monitored for spam, inappropriate content and spam.