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4,615 mother's helpers are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $17/hr as of June 2023

The average star rating for mother's helpers is 4.7

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Alyssa E.

5.0

I cannot say enough about how amazing our experience with Alyssa was! We were in town for a wedding and needed care for our 2 month old at our hotel. It was the first time leaving our little guy so we were a bit nervous, but Alyssa made us feel 100% comfortable from the moment we started talking to...

- Erin L.

Antoinette D.

5.0

Antoinette is very dependable, thorough, and friendly. She does a fantastic job cleaning our home. She is always on time and does a great job. I highly recommend her work!

- Cassandra M.

Miranda T.

5.0

Miranda's an amazing person to begin with, so helpful and dependable, professional and upbeat. Great with kids, great ideas and great energy! We loved her as our nanny, my kids still want to see her!

- Sophie S.

Aura C.

5.0

Aura is a remarkable person. I hired her to aid me through a very difficult pregnancy and with help nesting before the baby arrived. We had a house fire in March 2021, Aura started June the day we moved home and I truly could not have survived moving, being high risk pregnancy in the final...

- Jennifer R.

Gigi S.

5.0

We are a company that was hosting an appreciation dinner for our investors at a Hotel in Hershey, PA. The dinner was adults only so we needed childcare for approximately 15 children total. Gigi easily followed event instructions. She was punctual, arriving early to the arranged location. Gigi has a...

- Paul F.

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Alyssa E.


Aldie, VA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced And Loving Childcare Provider

5.0

(1)

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Hi, I'm Alyssa! I am a fun-loving, caring and nurturing childcare provider with over 15 years of experience. I started out providing 'Mother's Helper' services at a very early age and instantly knew that I was born to care for others. During high school and college, I spent time volunteering and...
Alyssa can also help with: Carpooling, Light cleaning, Travel, Grocery shopping

Recent review:

5.0
I cannot say enough about how amazing our experience with Alyssa was! We were in town for a wedding and needed care for our 2 month old at our hotel. It was the first time leaving our little guy so we were a...

Reviewed by Erin L.

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Meghan A.


Reston, VA

$16-33/hr 4 yrs exp

Baby Sitter And Homework Helper

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Hi! I am the oldest sister with three younger that I have cared for. I'm currently a student at GW, so my age can help me connect with and easily find things the kids would have fun with. I enjoy spending time with and helping out with kids, and I can also help with Light Housekeeping, homework...
Meghan can also help with: Light cleaning, Grocery shopping
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Angela M.


Ashburn, VA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Professional Pre-K Teacher.

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My name is Angie, I'm from Colombia, also I have a bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering and CDA in Early Childhood Education. I have worked with children for over 10 years. I have 4 years of experience of working as a lead teacher in Pre-kindergarten (4's classroom). Before of the pandemic I...
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Madeleine M.


Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr 8 yrs exp

Part-time Nanny

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I have been caring for kids since I was in 5th grade. I have always loved kids and I started out as a mother's helper until I became old enough to watch the children on my own. Since then, I have babysat several families with children aging from small babies to middle schoolers. I also currently...
Madeleine can also help with: Travel, Carpooling
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Rachel C.


Herndon, VA

$20-20/hr 5 yrs exp

HS Senior With Tons Of Experience!

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Hi, I'm Rachel, I started out as a mother's helper when I was 12. I graduated to babysitting when I was 13. I've helped care for my nephew and niece since they were newborns; they are now 5 & 4. I am happy to accompany children to games, lessons, appointments, etc. I love pets. I'm a non-smoking US...
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Abby P.


Sterling, VA

$20-50/hr 3 yrs exp

Flexible Caretaker Who Is Devoted To Watching Your Children With Extreme Care.

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I'd describe my personality as a natural caregiver, hardworking, and devoted. I like working with kids because they are so fun and full of life. They teach me many new things and keep each day interesting. Children look at the world in a different way and really care about people. I'm looking for...
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Jemma G.


Ashburn, VA

$12-20/hr 7 yrs exp

Super Fun Sitter!

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I have 7 years of experience. I babysat all through middle and high school. I started and ran a kids camp for four years and have a lot of experience with kids of all ages. Throughout high school I volunteered for years at an elementary schools, working one on one with kids. I have a car and and...
Jemma can also help with: Grocery shopping, Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
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Micaela M.


Ashburn, VA

$20-25/hr 6 yrs exp

Child Care

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Hello! My name is Micaela, I am 23 years old, and I am a 2020 graduate of Christopher Newport University with a degree in Communications and minors of Political Science and Writing. I have been babysitting since around age 13 for neighbor families/date nights, and starting after high school I was a...
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Sam S.


Great Falls, VA

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Caring And Responsible Sitter!

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When I was 12, I started out helping families in my neighbor by being a mother's helper. Every year, I meet so many wonderful families and have learned to help with a variety of different of different tasks. I've worked with boys and girls, newborns, pre-teens, and even special needs children. Most...
Sam can also help with: Travel, Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Light cleaning
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Antoinette D.


Quakertown, PA

$25-25/hr 1 yrs exp

Mother's Helper

5.0

(2)

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Hi! I am a dependable 58 yr old mother (and grandmother) from the Quakertown area. I am currently looking a part time position as a nanny or mothers helper. I am fully vaccinated against Covid, have a clean driving record and a reliable vehicle (if you need before or after school pick ups). Also, I...
Antoinette can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling

Recent review:

5.0
Antoinette is very dependable, thorough, and friendly. She does a fantastic job cleaning our home. She is always on time and does a great job. I highly recommend her work!

Reviewed by Cassandra M.

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Miranda T.


Safety Harbor, FL

$22-22/hr 8 yrs exp

Reliable & Responsible Nanny/Mother's Helper

4.7

(11)

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My name is Miranda. I am 30 years-old. I have a clean driving record and majored in Early Childhood Education. I have ample experience caring for children ages 2 months-17 years of age through nanny/mother's helper positions, after school care programs, as an aide for children with special needs,...
Miranda can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning, Travel

Recent review:

5.0
Miranda's an amazing person to begin with, so helpful and dependable, professional and upbeat. Great with kids, great ideas and great energy! We loved her as our nanny, my kids still want to see her!

Reviewed by Sophie S.

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Aura C.


Hollywood, FL

$15-30/hr 5 yrs exp

Nanny / Mother's Helper

5.0

(1)

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Loving, caring and responsible nanny looking for part-time and/or with a flexible schedule. Over 20 years of experience, raising my own daughter as well as my nieces and nephews. US citizen with perfect driving record and CPR certificate. I speak fluent Spanish, French and English, as well as some...
Aura can also help with: Travel, Carpooling

Recent review:

5.0
Aura is a remarkable person. I hired her to aid me through a very difficult pregnancy and with help nesting before the baby arrived. We had a house fire in March 2021, Aura started June the day we moved home...

Reviewed by Jennifer R.

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Gigi S.


Hummelstown, PA

$21-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Part-time Babysitting Services/Mother's Helper For Evening/week-end Hours As Needed

5.0

(13)

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I have two grown sons (20 & 21) and have cared for the children of family, friends and acquaintances. I have provided family services for the last two school years on a weekly basis for families until the pandemic altered school schedules. My CPR certification was completed 11-11-2021.
Gigi can also help with: Travel, Carpooling

Recent review:

5.0
We are a company that was hosting an appreciation dinner for our investors at a Hotel in Hershey, PA. The dinner was adults only so we needed childcare for approximately 15 children total. Gigi easily followed...

Reviewed by Paul F.

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Kayla G.


Salinas, CA

$25-25/hr 10 yrs exp

A Mother's Helper

4.8

(5)

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hi! My name is Kayla, and I have been an Aunt since I was 5 years old. I have been around kids my entire life! I have five nieces and nephews. I have been a Nanny for roughly two years now. My nanny position started right after I quit my dental job in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. I am...
Kayla can also help with: Travel, Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
We have reached out to Kayla multiple times to hangout with our little one since the first job we posted. She is so kind and patient with our little girl. Our little one gets so excited when we tell her Miss...

Reviewed by Alexus L.

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Lily C.


Culver City, CA

$40-40/hr 7 yrs exp

Part-time Babysitter/Nanny/Mother's Helper

5.0

(5)

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I grew up the eldest of 6 children and have for as long as I can remember been the "mom" of my sisters :) People say I have a knack with children, as they tend to gravitate towards me :) I love children and simply enjoy seeing the world through their eyes - at any stage of their growing up. I would...

Recent review:

5.0
Lily is a dream come true! After months of caring for my children, Lily's role expanded into more of a life assistant - truly! Lily is an amazing chef and prepared delicious family meals, helped me move out of...

Reviewed by Melanie B.

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Emily R.


Pleasant Valley, NY

$20-20/hr 5 yrs exp

A Mother's Helper

5.0

(1)

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I have over 4 years of experience and love art and implementing that into activities. I know basic first aid and CPR. I try to limit TV and other electronics. I love teaching basic developmental skills. Some areas I could help with: Cleaning, cooking, laundry, traveling, some homework help, potty...
Emily can also help with: Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Travel, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
We interviewed Emily for a nanny position. She was personable, an excellent and clear communicator, with good experience and strong references. In the end, we made a difficult decision and picked another...

Reviewed by Katherine O.

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Nicole T.


Madison, WI

$20-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Mother's Helper, Child Playmate, Professional Caregiver And Babysitter

5.0

(7)

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I am vaccinated! I am a fun adventure seeker who loves to play outside, dance and sing. In my free time I enjoy swimming, hiking, reading, and camping. I think communication and safety are most important in this working environment. I have two things in life: My work ethic and my two daughters. I...
Nicole can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel, Carpooling

Recent review:

5.0
Nicole was great with our two little's. They each had a blast playing games and doing arts and crafts with Nicole. We'd definitely have her back! Thank you

Reviewed by Chris S.

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Angela P.


Port Chester, NY

$40-40/hr 10 yrs exp

Highly Educated, Seasoned, Reliable, Caring, Considerate, Nurturing Nanny/Sitter/Mother's Helper

5.0

(5)

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Hello, I am an educated and responsible mom of 3 fabulous young adults. I have over 25 years of child rearing experience, and 10 years of volunteer instructional experience, through my parish church. I'm an avid photographer, historian/genealogist, writer/blogger, and also enjoy arts & crafts, as...
Angela can also help with: Grocery shopping, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
Angela helped us with the transport of our son to and from his sports practices for months. She was exceptional in all ways. Angela is an asset to any parent because of her thoughtfulness, punctuality,...

Reviewed by Mary Alice S.

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Jannet Lyn G.


Seattle, WA

$40-40/hr 10 yrs exp

House Manager/Nanny/Mother's Helper/Caregiver/Personal Assistant Available

5.0

(4)

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My previous experience are as follows: - Loving, nurturing toddler care, including changing diapers of small children, planning and preparing meals and snacks. - Supervising baths for older children, dressing children appropriate to the child's activities. - Cleaning and washing up after...

Recent review:

5.0
Jannet was with us and our two kids for over a year and during that time was dependable, caring to the kids, and helped with all sorts of house management help. The young kids thought she was a great friend and...

Reviewed by Joseph M.

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Christina P.


Baltimore, MD

$25-25/hr 5 yrs exp

Mother's Helper

5.0

(1)

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Hello my name is Christina and I am a Surgical Technologist who works on Labor and Delivery. I have 5 years of experience working with children, specializing in care of infants. I truly enjoy working with children getting to know them and learning their personality, while focused on facilitating the...

Recent review:

5.0
Christina is an excellent Nanny who is reliable, caring, patient, and has a real passion for childcare. She took care of our daughter full-time from 3 months to 1 year old. Christina has a unique combination of...

Reviewed by Kai S.

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