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123 special needs caregivers are listed in West Palm Beach, FL

The average rate is $18/hr as of February 2024

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 6 years

Special needs caregivers in West Palm Beach, FL

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Dianyela A.


West Palm Beach, FL

$20-30/hr4 yrs exp

I'll Take Care With Love Your Kids With Special Needs

5.0

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In my 4 years of experience working with children with autistic spectrum, I have developed different techniques to educate and manage daily behaviors and routines in autistic children in a simple way.

Recent review:

5.0
Dianyela is great with my 6 year old autistic son. Very professional. She found a way to click with him with educational games and other resources, and I am grateful I hired her. He really likes her.

Reviewed by Herbie O.

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Diane P.


West Palm Beach, FL

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Registered Nurse, Special needs caregiver

5.0

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I have been a nurse over 35 years. I have done in home care previously with a paralytic and concierge nursing for short term cases post surgery or hospital stay transitions. I have only recently left acute care in favor of direct home care. I have a passion for people, enjoy my work and have an old fashioned work ethic...
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Harley M.


West Palm Beach, FL

$15-20/hr1 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hello there! I currently work as a teaching assistant at Oakstone Academy in West Palm Beach. I work closely with students on the Autism Spectrum by teaching them not only academics but also enforcing positive behavioral change. Working with students in this aspect has been a true pleasure and it's amazing to see their growth....
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Claudia K.


West Palm Beach, FL

$10-25/hr4 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hi my name is Claudia, I am 20 years old currently studying pre med at MSU in Springfield. I am CPR, First aid, and child safety certified and currently learning sign language. I've worked at camp barnabas for four summers, I definitely do not know everything but I'm so willing to learn and care for your loved one. I love this...
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Kimberlee P.


West Palm Beach, FL

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced With Para And Quadriplegic, Mental And Physical Disabilities, Certified CNA.

5.0

(1)

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College educated and articulate, kind and compassionate experience with special needs of many kinds. Dependable with good references,
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Norine M.


West Palm Beach, FL

$20/hr10 yrs exp

5.0

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I have had 26 years experience working with individuals with special needs, mostly with the developmentally disabled, but also with people afflicted with a variety of other conditions, including blindness, epilepsy, dementia, including Alzheimer's, and some people who just need some one to sit and listen to them and be a...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Norine is very efficient.... an exceptional care taker

Reviewed by Elizabeth E.

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Maryann P.


West Palm Beach, FL

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Retired RN

5.0

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Am retired RN with over 35 years experience. Like to keep busy. Have worked with all ages in nursing home, hospital, private practice, home health

Recent review:

5.0
Maryann was exceptional with our son. He loved her, and we felt so safe with her taking care of our son because of her experience as a retired nurse! She also took the extra effort to help clean and support our...

Reviewed by Laura D.

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Regina B.


West Palm Beach, FL

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Professional, Loving, Nanny With Experience With Newborns To Teenagers. Great With Children With Special Needs.

5.0

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Good day! I'm looking for a loving, caring, respectful, fun family to join. You will not find another professional nanny and tutor with the skills and experiences I will bring to your precious child's life! My approach will not be putting them in front of the television. Instead, they will be exposed to education games, playing...

Recent reviews:

5.0
She was wonderful with my twins...they loved her! Hoping to hire her again soon.

Reviewed by Garland A.

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Annie N.


West Palm Beach, FL

$20-31/hr10 yrs exp

Caring Babysitter With Lots Of Experience

5.0

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Hi My name is Annie and I love kids!!!! I have more than 12 years of experience with kids ranging in ages from 1 month to 14 years, including multiples and special needs. Right now, I am transporting to and/or from school and after school activities, summer school or other drop-offs and pickups, since I will be transporting more...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Mrs Ann has been watching my son for years. He refers to her as “grandma” at this point. She reliable & always on time. I recommend her to any and everyone

Reviewed by Care member

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Jewel T.


West Palm Beach, FL

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

4.5

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Hello! My name is Virginia but I go by Jewel. I have been babysitting since I was 11 years old. Child care has always been a huge passion of mine. I've worked with children in numerous ways from teaching surf lessons to teaching private some lessons and volunteered at numerous camps with children with special needs. I love the...

Recent reviews:

5.0
I can't think of enough wonderful things to say about Jewel. We hired her to help us while on a trip for my husband's company in Palm beach. From the start she was wonderful with our 4 year old and 2 year old....

Reviewed by Cody L.

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Olivia H.


West Palm Beach, FL

$22-30/hr6 yrs exp

Hi! I'm Olivia!!!

5.0

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Hi! I'm Olivia! I am currently a junior in college at Palm Beach Atlantic University! I am an outgoing, kind, patient, faith-filled, and hardworking individual who loves new experiences, caring for others, values safety & respect, and having fun! As a nanny, caregiver, home manager, & babysitter, I provide families with quality,...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Olivia has been caring for children of all ages since she was a young teen. The children and their parents speak highly of her and would often schedule her several weeks out as she would book up quickly in the...

Reviewed by Care member

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Claudia K.


West Palm Beach, FL

$10-15/hr6 yrs exp

Full-time Available Caregiver

5.0

(1)

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Hi! My name is Claudia and I am a college student living in west palm beach, Florida. I just moved back to the states as I have been a nanny in Australia for the past year. I have my own car. During the summers I volunteer my time at camp catering to children and adults with special needs and because of that I am confident that...

Recent review:

5.0
We adore Claudia and would recommend her!! She is great with our boys and have loved having her help out!! She is very responsible and kindhearted! We couldn't be more happy we found her!

Reviewed by Ashley N.

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Harley M.


West Palm Beach, FL

$22-32/hr2 yrs exp

5.0

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Working with children is my passion. I love helping little people become great citizens of the world. I currently work as a nanny and previously worked as a teaching assistant for special needs students. I have worked with kids throughout my college experience and my degree is in Family and Child Sciences. I love working with...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Harley is great with kids, very hands-on, and reliable. She was a tremendous help to our family.

Reviewed by Fircade F.

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Dianyela A.


West Palm Beach, FL

$30/hr10 yrs exp

Date Night Nanny I Have Experience With Newborn And Care Of Small Babies

3.8

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Hi, I'm Dianyela and I take my job very seriously. I am passionate about newborn, children and kids with special needs. I will serve as a loving, nurturing and trustworthy companion for your children. I do the plan to prepare meals, bath time, dress, bottles for feeding, bed time, change diapers and supervise the children...

Recent reviews:

5.0
She has worked with our family for more than year. My child has non-Verbal Autism, PICA, SIB. She is so amazing with him. She loves what she does and it shows. She is the only one who understands his needs and...

Reviewed by Care member

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Jennifer B.


West Palm Beach, FL

$25-40/hr10 yrs exp

Compassionate ESE Teacher

5.0

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I am a certified teacher with dual masters in Special Education and Applied Behavior Analysis that has spent 35 years working with children in both education and childcare. Working with children is my passion! I am experienced with working with children of all ages, including infants and multiples, as well as children with...

Recent review:

5.0
Jennifer was great! we used her for 2 nights during our stay in Palm Beach and would definitely use her again

Reviewed by Amy H.

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Keri P.


West Palm Beach, FL

$27/hr10 yrs exp

Fun Individual Seeking The Perfect Family!

5.0

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Hey there! My name is Keri, I am 31 years old, fully vaccinated, and searching for a great family! Located in New Hyde Park. I I have 10+ years of experience with children of ALL ages, special needs included. I am seeking a FT position or at least 30-45 hours per week, and would be willing to travel up to 20 miles. I have my own...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Keri has always been attentive and amazing with children. Her and I worked together at a daycare and the kids were always first before anything and she enjoyed every minute of it. I would absolutely recommend...

Reviewed by Care member

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Klaudia G.


West Palm Beach, FL

$25/hr4 yrs exp

Smile Creator, Great Company To Play With Lego

5.0

(2)

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Hello, may name is Klaudia and I am happy to meet you. I have 4 years of experience + special needs care. I have been working with kids 0 to 11 years and I am really comfortable with infant. I am open to work on weekend and date nights. I was live-in nanny for over 2 years. My duties were: driving kids to after school actives,...

Recent reviews:

5.0
I hired Klaudia as a mothers helper/babysitter for my 15 mo. And 4mo. Old boys. She was always on time and ready to work. Klaudia was so engaged playing with my 4 month old. It was amazing, he took to her...

Reviewed by Kelsey Y.

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Olivia H.


West Palm Beach, FL

$17-30/hr4 yrs exp

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I have taken care of a maximum of 6 children at once. I have experience working with children diagnosed with special needs and other disorders & disabilities, such as Autism, ADD/ADHD, ODD, Down Syndrome, non-verbal children, and medically challenged children. I am willing to transport children to and from school & activities,...
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Alyssa H.


West Palm Beach, FL

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

Special Needs Provider

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I have over 10 years of experience as a babysitter, dance teacher, gymnastics coach, camp counselor, and more! I have volunteered and worked with children and teens of all ages and abilities. I am first aid and CPR certified. Additionally, I am a certified Adaptive Gymnastics Coach (Gymnastics for kids with special needs). I am...
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Valerie L.


West Palm Beach, FL

$30-49/hr1 yrs exp

Special Needs

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I have 1 year of experience. I can help with Dressing Assistance and Ambulation. Med administration, vital signs, blood sugar testing, make doctor appointment, be sitter for patient
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Patsy A.


West Palm Beach, FL

$10-15/hr2 yrs exp

Caregiver With Special Needs

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I worked as a Job Coach where I trained individual with disabilities on the job. eg. Down Syndrome. I also acted as liaison between the individual and employer. I also worked as a teacher's assistant. I also assisted the Occupational Therapist and Physical Therapist as needed
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Zoe Z.


West Palm Beach, FL

$25-50/hr6 yrs exp

Expert Caregiver Specializing In Neurodivergence & Offering BioResonance Therapy

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Hello, I'm Zoe, a dedicated caregiver with a rich background in neurodivergence and a passion for fostering creative expression. My goal in life is to make things better. As a former DUKE Tip student, AP and Honors participant, and Cambridge Program member, I graduated early from Melbourne Central Catholic College Preparatory...
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Jennifer B.


West Palm Beach, FL

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

Special Education Teacher

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I have a graduate degree in Special Education. I have experience working with and teaching children of varying ages and varying exceptional including ADHD/ADD, Autism and behavioral issues.
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Linzi G.


West Palm Beach, FL

$22-30/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced 18+ Years Working With Children/Would Need My 4-month Old Daughter To Accompany Me

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I have 18+ years in childcare experience. I stared as a camp counselor and babysitting, to a karate instructor to many children of all ages, to working with children in the child welfare field. I am currently a certified Social Worker with a Bachelor's Degree. I plan on going back to college for my Master's Degree in the Summer....
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Sydnee H.


West Palm Beach, FL

$17-22/hr6 yrs exp

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Hello! My Name is Sydnee. I'm currently working with children with autism. I live in the wpb area I'm 27 years old I have a clean record a car and I am a non smoker. I have experience with all age groups for over 6 years now.
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Katelynn P.


West Palm Beach, FL

$15-20/hr3 yrs exp

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I am a certified medical assistant I am CPR and HIPPA certified I am very understanding, Patient , and willing to help. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

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Over 10 yrs working with disabled patients. Available to start ASAP. I am also available for a live in situation if needed.
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Rosalyn R.


West Palm Beach, FL

$17-50/hr1 yrs exp

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I was a home health aide for a snowbird in private party/homeowner association. All four years of high school I worked with children who had disabilities such as add/adhd, chromes disease, autism spectrum disorder, Down syndrome, and Asperger's.
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Trudy W.


West Palm Beach, FL

$18/hr5 yrs exp

Part Time Caregiver.

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Working for and helping people in need is something I love to do. Seeing my patients happy and knowing I make a difference is what I look forward to. I am responsible, honest, caring and still open-minded to learning anything new.
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Estha M.


West Palm Beach, FL

$28-40/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time An Full Time Care Giver Avalaible

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I have been a care giver for over 10 years, I'm very kind, responsible, I have so many patience working as a nursing assistant, I treated them just like my parents, I always put my job on top I'm very serious.

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in West Palm Beach, FL

Dianyela A.

5.0

Dianyela is great with my 6 year old autistic son. Very professional. She found a way to click with him with educational games and other resources, and I am grateful I hired her. He really likes her.

- Herbie O.

Norine M.

5.0

Norine is very efficient.... an exceptional care taker

- Elizabeth E.

Maryann P.

5.0

Maryann was exceptional with our son. He loved her, and we felt so safe with her taking care of our son because of her experience as a retired nurse! She also took the extra effort to help clean and support our household in chores. I recommend her highly!

- Laura D.

Regina B.

5.0

She was wonderful with my twins...they loved her! Hoping to hire her again soon.

- Garland A.

Annie N.

5.0

Mrs Ann has been watching my son for years. He refers to her as “grandma” at this point. She reliable & always on time. I recommend her to any and everyone

- Care member

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Ratings for West Palm Beach, FL special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.8 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in West Palm Beach, FL are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 44 reviews of the 123 listed special needs caregivers.