Simply call, email or input a request into the online reservation system 48 hours prior to the time you need ChildCare assistance.
Review your match.
We personalize each placement through our NannyMatch System™ to ensure the best fit for your family. We will email the resume and photo of your ChildCare Specialist to get to know them better.
Meet your sitter.
The ChildCare Specialist will arrive promptly at your home or where care is needed. They will come with a notebook to record their hours worked. Preferred ChildCare will charge your account and compensate your ChildCare Specialist.
Rate your sitter.
Customize your list of favorite ChildCare Specialists by completing a review. We will start with your highest rated Specialists for future needs.
For families needing occasional care, we offer a 48-hour guaranteed babysitting service.
We employ our on-call ChildCare Specialists to ensure quality performance and the highest level of safety for your family.
Our ChildCare Specialists undergo an extensive 12-tier screening process and complete our proprietary NannyMatch System™ to assure the best fit for your family.
Extensive Online Application
Reference Checks and former employment verified
Two Personal Interviews with the Agency Owner
State and County Background Screening (Criminal and Civil)
Nationwide Criminal Search
Department of Motor Vehicle Driving Record Checks
Sexual Misconduct Record
Social Security Verification
Infant/Child CPR and First Aid Training/Certification
Preferred ChildCare Specialist Training
The $250 registration fee is required to begin a search.
“I couldn’t imagine better care for my children. Our Preferred ChildCare sitters are always professional, reliable, competent, kind and caring. I always felt my children from infancy through school years were always safe and engaged. The quality interactions between my children and their caregivers are exceptional. I trust Preferred ChildCare and feel great about leaving my children in their care.”