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Holly W.

Holly was always happy when she cared for my children. My youngest daughter was one of her biggest fans and was only happy when she was around my husband and I or Holly. She has helped mold all 3 of my children into fantastic children. She will always be my first choice in child care when the need arises. - Heather

Holly W.

Holly is incredible! Perfectly patient with kids but knows how to keep them out of trouble. Teaches manners well and my daughter absolutely loves her. Holly is very straight to the point and will help your child in any stage of development they're currently in! She's always willing to sit down and talk with you about any concerns you may have. 100% recommend. - Rachael

How to Find Affordable Child Care in Delaware

Nanny Lane is a child care website to help you find child care near your area in Delaware. Our child care services include background checks, PLUS, and payroll.

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Delaware

If you’re looking for affordable child care, you should explore the different types of care and how they compare to each other in Delaware. What are the differences between a solo nanny and a nanny share? What about a nanny share vs. daycare? Or nanny share vs. nursery school? Or a solo nanny vs. an au pair? What is a nanny share?

There are lots of options to find affordable child care that works best for your family, and Nanny Lane’s child care services is here to help along the way.

Explore the Costs of Different Child Care Options in Delaware

There are various types of child care (solo nanny, nanny share, etc), with different levels of costs. For how much to pay a nanny, key factors that determine cost are experience, the number of children, where you live, and much more. In addition, during the hiring process, you should be considerate of how to handle expenses (e.g. gas, food, etc.).

If you choose a nanny as the best child care option for your family, there are ways to save on nanny costs like an afterschool co-op or having relatives who live close offer child care support on certain days.

Alternatively, you can [split the costs of a nanny)(/guide/nanny-share/cost/how-to-split-nanny-share-costs). There are lots of different nanny share setups that highlight how to make nanny shares even if the kids are different ages. With a nanny share, you can find a family first or hire a nanny and consider creating a nanny share. Either way, a nanny share is the most affordable way to employ a nanny.

Find what works best for you and your family. Nanny Lane’s child care services are here to help you along the way.

How to find a child care provider on Nanny Lane
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