Tips for Babysitters

The importance of taking a babysitting course

Taking a babysitting course is a very important step on your babysitting journey and is beneficial for many reasons. Not only is it an important way to build trust with the parents, but it is also a great way to build confidence and gain skills. Many young individuals take babysitting courses every year to learn about the ins and outs...

The Babysits Survival Guide

The Babysits Survival Guide

Do you want to become a babysitter? Or are you already a babysitter and looking for some inspirat...

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): causes and prevention

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): causes and prevention

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS): you may have heard of it, be afraid of it, but not really kn...

Babysitting special needs children - Do you have it in you?

Babysitting special needs children - Do you have it in you?

Are you going to babysit a child with special needs sometime soon? Are you considering working fo...

Babysitting tax in Canada: what you need to know

Babysitting tax in Canada: what you need to know

Have you ever wondered if babysitting is taxable? Do you know how to file taxes for babysitting i...

The Ultimate Guide to Toddler Care

The Ultimate Guide to Toddler Care

Your toddler care questions, answered! Whether you’ve never taken care of a toddler before or you...

Teen Babysitting: is it allowed and how to babysit as a teen

Teen Babysitting: is it allowed and how to babysit as a teen

Learn more about what it takes to determine if you are mature enough to babysit, and read our tip...

Babysitter questions: what questions to ask parents

Babysitter questions: what questions to ask parents

What should you ask parents that you are babysitting for before they leave? Make sure you’re read...

Tips for a Successful Virtual Babysitting Appointment

Tips for a Successful Virtual Babysitting Appointment

Babysits’ nannies, childminders and babysitters can now offer ‘virtual babysitting’ – a unique fe...

Babysitting Quiz

Babysitting Quiz

Would you describe yourself as an expert babysitter or a beginner? If you successfully want to fi...