School is starting very soon and with that, a great number of parents return to work. Around this time of year, child care is discussed and organized around busy schedules. You may have your self thinking about what child care options are available here in Whistler and how they will fit in with your family’s life. Daycares, nannies and after school programs all exist within the community to look after your children. Here is your one stop resource to organize your Whistler childcare.
Whistler has a few daycare options in town. This option is very desirable for parents due to its affordability, reliability and early childhood education. As a result of it’s popularity, obtaining a spot in one of the local daycares often requires pre-registering long in advance. There is a waitlist for many of the local centres. It never hurts to put your child on the list if this option best suites you and your family. The local day cares are:
Mountain Mini’s Childcare
Whistler Kids Childcare
Whistler Blackcomb runs a few fully licensed programs that are available for children aged 18 to 48 months and 3 to 5yrs during the winter season. The programs are run by fully certified individuals and is a long-term childcare option for local families; They are also available for drop-in if your looking to get a day in on the mountain or run some errands child-free.
Whistler Blackcomb Childcare
When the mountain opens for the season, snow school becomes a viable option for childcare while keeping your kids busy and allowing them to learn a new skill.
For your older children that are a little too old for childcare but not old enough to be on their own, evening programs are a great solution. Many of the schools and community centres offer programs that are set to start after school and will keep your child busy as well as under a watchful eye until you are available.
A nanny or au pair can offer long term care that comes with the added security of familiarity. There are many great nannies available in Whistler that also have a relatable education and first aid. Live in and live out are both an option. The best way to find a nanny that will work for you and your kid’s is to set up and ad and begin an interview process. This will ensure the right fit can be found for everyone and you can go to work with piece of mind.
The babysitting services in Whistler can provide temporary, on-call, occasional, short term, or a last minute childcare to your home or office. Babysitting Whistler is a reputable company that has reviews so you can do some research and feel comfortable with who you are leaving your kids with.
Finding the right childcare can make everyone’s transition from summer to fall much easier. It also allows you to continue working or maintaining a lifestyle with comfort and ease, knowing that your children are well looked after. Daycare, nannies, babysitting and evening programs are available to make certain you get what works best for your family!