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Sarah D.

Sarah has a positive attitude, sincerely delights in children, and is very industrious. I would highly recommend her for a nanny position. She is mature, trustworthy, fun, and can handle think-on-your-feet situations. - Heather Lovewell

Alicia S.

She was available whenever I needed child care. She was great with my children, always have fun things to do with them. - Kylie

Delores L.

She is such a caring individual. She has the biggest heart of anyone I know. Previously she was a teacher at the Catholic school, so our daughter would come home with projects and crafts she did during the day. She really deeply cares about the kids under her care. - Jacob

How to Find Affordable Child Care in Iowa

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

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Iowa

If you’re looking for affordable child care, you should explore the different types of care and how they compare to each other in Iowa. 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 Iowa

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.

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