TAG Babysitting Services
About this pro
Three hearts are greater than one. Welcoming a new bundle into your home is one of the best feelings in the world. TAG is here to assist with the transition. After sitting down with a TAG representative and determining your familys unique needs, we will send a qualified postpartum doula, newborn care specialist, night nanny, nanny, and babysitter your way. Our goal is to be sure we assist in keeping your family healthy and ensuring confidence and a well-rested family environment when we leave.
- What types of customers have you worked with?Watch newborn and other children while mom takes a shower/nap Mother care - listening, feed her, remind her to care for herself, encourage her, help with siblings, watch for any issues that may occur, assure her of what is normal, care for recovery from birth, processing the birth experience Newborn care demonstrations - diaper care, circumcision care, tips on calming a crying baby, burping, sponge bathing, latch and positioning for nursing, positions for holding, tips on dressing newborn, diaper chart Breastfeeding counseling - prepare pump supplies and/or bottles. If complications will refer a lactation consultant or La Leche League breastfeeding consultant Household tidy up (light housekeeping)- washing dishes, laundry for family, cleaning counters, Sweeping, errands i.e. grocery shopping Organize baby equipments, baby clothes, and room/nursery Organize home to be new mom friendly - ex. set up changing station or resting station on first floor Information seeking - books, resources to review, questions to research Childcare (Sibling support) - take older kids out for a walk, prepare an activity for them, prepare for bed, get ready for school, pick up and drop off Meal preparations - daily meal preparations, meal planning advice Overnight care Mother massage - hand, foot, and/or back Infant massage - hand, foot, and/or back Referrals and resources - massage therapists, acupuncture, support groups, pediatric chiropractor, green baby products, etc Non judgmental support for family Teach and practice baby wearing Sleep solutions and how to get enough sleep in a few weeks
- What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?The best advice I can give a customer looking for a child care provider is to do your research. We are a great service, but not everyone fits well with each other. TAG would encourage you to interview with a few other people so you know that you have made the best decision.