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451 special needs caregivers are listed in Brooklyn, NY

The average rate is $19/hr as of February 2023

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Brooklyn, NY

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Max G.


Brooklyn, NY

$25-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Educator, Caregiver, Special Needs Assistance

5.0

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My name is Max, my pronouns are they/them, and I have almost two decades of experience in education, social work, crisis response, and care work. I started working when I was 13, babysitting and working at a summer camp. I have done 1 to 1 care with high needs clients, have cared for infants through...

Recent Review:

5.0
Max is the best nanny I've ever had! They were so great to have with my little guy. He's a special kid, and his mood changes pretty quick. They are so adaptable, and creative. I knew he would always be safe...

Reviewed by Jenny D.

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Laurie A.


Brooklyn, NY

$25-35/hr 5 yrs exp

Special Needs Provider

5.0

(1)

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I have had extensive experience working with children with mental and physical challenges. I am certified in First Aid and CPR. I have a New York State background check. I love to work with children because they teach us more about ourselves than anyone ever will.

Recent Review:

5.0
Laurie was wonderful with our girls. My eldest adores her. Laurie has a wonderful, patient demeanor and we felt very confident leaving our children with her. We came home to two happy babies. We definitely hope...

Reviewed by Audrey E.

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Leandro M.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-30/hr

Part-time Special Needs Caregiver Available

5.0

(2)

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I am a 50-year-old immigrant from Argentina, a musician by trade. I have been naturalized in the US since 2003. I have been married for 23 years and have two teenage sons. I have been a stay-at-home dad, caring for my children for over a decade. I am currently finishing my graduate studies and...

Recent Review:

5.0
Leandro has been helping our family for a few months now and he is always on time, super friendly and overall a very reliable and considerate person. I would strongly recommend Leandro!

Reviewed by Julia G.

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Nabila N.


Brooklyn, NY

$15-20/hr 1 yrs exp

I Have Experience With My Special Needs Son

5.0

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I am a mom of an autistic boy. I understand what you feel as a parent. I can help you.
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Kayla A.


Brooklyn, NY

$28-45/hr 8 yrs exp

Special Education Teacher & Graduate Student With 8+ Years Experience

5.0

(2)

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Hi there! My name is Kayla. I have 2 Bachelor degrees and I am currently attending Grad school for my Masters in social work. I have one Bachelor of arts in Early Childhood Education and another degree in Special Education. I am a passionate and empathic teacher, future social worker and nanny...
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Christina D.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-35/hr 4 yrs exp

Compassionate Care Provider For People With Disabilities

5.0

(2)

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*I am currently not looking for work* Hi! Thank you for taking the time to look at my profile. I have completed coursework in special education and child development, and I have received a Bachelors of Science in Childhood Studies from St. Bonaventure University. I have worked in childcare for the...
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Catherina D.


Brooklyn, NY

$35-50/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

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Hello, my name is Catherina. I'm available to care for your love one's. I have experience working with client with different needs and care.
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Michelle C.


Brooklyn, NY

$18-23/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

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I had the pleasure of working with adults, seniors and teenagers while working in the nursing homes are hospitals, most of whom have lots of Down syndrome, austism, alhemizer, speech impediments, bowel , urine in continence, dementia, dysphasia and lots of other illnesses . The caregiver have to be...

Recent Review:

5.0
I have known Michelle for a few years, she is very outgoing person. Very hard worker, honest, reliable and respectful person. You would not be disappointed with her. If you have any questions please feel free...

Reviewed by Natasha T.

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Bilingual (English/Spanish) employee with over 20 years of experience managing and assisting offices, wellness studios, restaurants, and families. I had worked with special need kids.
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Felicia G.


Brooklyn, NY

$19-25/hr 3 yrs exp

5.0

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I have been acquired health care management skills to provide excellent good care for all types of patients. My experience rotations me with hands-on experience caring for patients using the nursing assistant standards of care, practice and advocacy. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss your...
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Trishanna W.


Brooklyn, NY

$25-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Professional Efficient Caregiver.

5.0

(1)

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Hi I'm Trishanna, a special needs caregiver with over 10 years paid experience. I am efficient, patient, punctual, hardworking and a problem solver . Quick thinker in situations that require prompt attention. My credentials are extensive and exceptional. I'm proficient in the field of Cna , pca and...
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Adrianna J.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-25/hr 5 yrs exp

Patient And Kind Help

5.0

(1)

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Since a young age I have been around those that have taken care of special needs children and adults. My grandmother and mother have always shown special interest in those with special needs, and have provided the best care possible. Now that I have found myself searching for a more meaningful way...

Recent Review:

5.0
Adrianna is a very reliable, communicative caregiver. She spends time mentoring my young adult son with special needs and she's great. We both get along with her personality. She's naturally easy going but very...

Reviewed by Kim R.

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Rufina P.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Part-time/Full-time Caregiver Available

5.0

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I have been a Social Worker for over 10 years. I have worked in the Foster Care system and Preventive Services agencies helping families and children. I have monitored/implemented services for Special Needs children with ADHD, Behavioral and Emotional issues, Learning Disorders, Down Syndrome and...
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Donna G.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-30/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

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I have 7+ years experience in this field. I am CPR/first aid & HHA certified and also a non-smoker. I can provide services such as light cleaning, meal prep, medication reminders, laundry, mobility and any other requests needed for your love one. Love and care are the most important things. To...

Recent Review:

5.0
Donna has been working with us for about 3 weeks now and we could not be more pleased so far. She is caring for our 4 year old daughter with mild cerebral palsy after school and helping with light cleaning....

Reviewed by Jennifer T.

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Camille N.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-50/hr 10 yrs exp

NYC Creative & Active Babysitter And Nanny

5.0

(1)

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I have experience caring for the following special needs categories: Down syndrome, Type 1 Diabetes and Autism Spectrum - PDDNOS, Intellectually Disabled.
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Yaya S.


Brooklyn, NY

$15-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Caregiver

5.0

(1)

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I have nine years of experience as a counselor including assisting in the development of independent living skills. I love what I do as a direct care worker. I am confident that my combination of practical work experience and solid educational experience has prepared me for making an immediate...
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Grace B.


Brooklyn, NY

$10-15/hr 4 yrs exp

Loving, Friendly, Understanding

5.0

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Hello! My name is Grace and I am 21 old. I am a sophomore acting major at Elon university. My mother has been a special educator my whole life and I have lots of exposure to many different disabilities. I have babysat and cared for children with many different types of needs and I am great at...
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Kerry T.


Brooklyn, NY

$25-25/hr 2 yrs exp

Full Time Caregiver Available

5.0

(2)

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I am looking for temporary work as a sitter or caregiver for disabled kids, most of my experience is autism related. I work full time at a day treatment facility/ school program for kids with disabilities and behavioral issues. As a Teaching Assistant/paraprofessional I am responsible for helping...
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Eliza O.


Brooklyn, NY

$15-30/hr 1 yrs exp

Experience And Research Knowledge With ADHD And Autism

5.0

(1)

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I have experience working with kids with ADHD as well as children on the Autism / Aspergers Spectrum. I have also conducted and analyzed extensive research on children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and behavioral conduct issues, thus I am quite familiar with the special considerations and issues...
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Daria T.


Brooklyn, NY

$20-45/hr 10 yrs exp

Attentive Professional Caregiver. Psychologist & Teacher By Education, Kind Loving Personality

5.0

(1)

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Hello Dear Parents! I'm Daria, professional in childcare with more than 11 years of experience and great love for kids. I have a degree in Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Teaching (I got it not in US). All this years I've been working with children: taking care, helping with pre-school...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Brooklyn, NY

Max G.

5.0

Max is the best nanny I've ever had! They were so great to have with my little guy. He's a special kid, and his mood changes pretty quick. They are so adaptable, and creative. I knew he would always be safe and cared for with them. They are so so so good at connecting with children with special...

- Jenny D.

Laurie A.

5.0

Laurie was wonderful with our girls. My eldest adores her. Laurie has a wonderful, patient demeanor and we felt very confident leaving our children with her. We came home to two happy babies. We definitely hope to hire her again.

- Audrey E.

Leandro M.

5.0

Leandro has been helping our family for a few months now and he is always on time, super friendly and overall a very reliable and considerate person. I would strongly recommend Leandro!

- Julia G.

Michelle C.

5.0

I have known Michelle for a few years, she is very outgoing person. Very hard worker, honest, reliable and respectful person. You would not be disappointed with her. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. Thanks

- Natasha T.

Adrianna J.

5.0

Adrianna is a very reliable, communicative caregiver. She spends time mentoring my young adult son with special needs and she's great. We both get along with her personality. She's naturally easy going but very compassionate! She is a true find!

- Kim R.

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