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Tammi T. - Seeking Work in Wilmington
Tammi T.

Accomadating to my requests during pandemic to keep kids safe Taught kids letters,numbers, colors, did crafts Cooks with kids, has swing set and sand box Showed love and devotion to my kids like her own in a safe environment - Amanda

Nancy C. - Seeking Work in Avon
Nancy C.

She’s conscientious, organized, reliable, good natured. Nancy is a dynamic personality and a good employee b - Jane

Nancy C. - Seeking Work in Avon
Nancy C.

I have never met someone kids are drawn to so quickly. She is patient and loving like they were her own kids. She always has a adventure waiting for the kids with their well being as a top priority. Loving honest and straightforward. She is our top nanny for our children and I wouldn’t ask for anyone else. - Jennifer

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What’s the average cost of a child care provider in Massachusetts?

The average cost of a child care provider in Massachusetts is $17.43 per hour. The cost of a child care provider is dependent on the child care provider’s experience, qualifications and location.
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How to Find Affordable Child Care in Massachusetts

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

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Massachusetts

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

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/family/identifying-your-needs/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.

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