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Need a last-minute sitter? We can help.

Background-checked sitters are available when you're in a pinch. Read reviews from real moms. See why 10,000 families choose SitterTree for child care.


Every kind of child care


Last-Minute Babysitting

Date nights, same-day jobs


Recurring Babysitting

Consistent child care



Long-term, consistent child care


After School Care

Support outside of school hours

Last-minute babysitters at the click of a button

Parenting is complex. Finding child care shouldn’t be. We’re here to help. Find, book, and pay reliable babysitters in your community.


Over 10,000 families trust SitterTree

50,000+ 5-star reviews and counting


"Our family absolutely loves SitterTree. No matter who we choose, sitters communicate, come prepared, are professional, and have a great attitude. It's so easy to book, read reviews and pay caregivers."

- Melissa C. | Mom of three | Decatur, GA


"SitterTree has been a game changer. Booking sitters is so simple with the app. We can relax knowing that each sitter is thoroughly background-checked. Plus, the premium Sitter Pass takes the guesswork out of managing cost."

- Angela B. | Mom of one | Dunwoody, GA

Your source for last-minute sitters

How SitterTree works


Post a job

Post for a date night sitter, nanny, or any kind of child care. You set the hourly rate and all details of the job.


Book a sitter

Read reviews from other parents and check your sitter’s experience before booking. Once booked, chat for free.


Pay securely

Complete payment through SitterTree at the end of the job. Then, leave a review and easily rebook your sitter.


Book reliable child care whenever you need it

Sitters you can trust

Our proven vetting process connects you with a pool of top sitters to choose from for every job. We review thousands of sitter profiles each month—connecting you with only the highest quality child care providers in your community.

Background check

All babysitters complete a background check through Checkr. This includes a criminal, MVR (driving record), and sex offender check.

Identity verification

All babysitters have their identity verified by uploading a photo of their government-issued ID and taking a live selfie.

Profile review

All profiles are reviewed by a SitterTree Screening Specialist for completion and quality. Our Quality Standards ensure your sitters continue to provide the best service.

Grow your child care village

Why parents love SitterTree

Last-minute child care

Flexible sitters have you covered for whatever comes up.

Quality sitters

Sitters are experienced, pre-screened, and background-checked.

Repeat sitters

It's easy to rebook sitters you love by adding them as Favorites.


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Proudly women-owned and operated

SitterTree is women-owned and operated, and we’re proud to be on a first-name basis with all parents and sitters on the app. When you log on, you tap into a trusted child care community where support is at your fingertips.

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Finding child care shouldn’t be.

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SitterTree does not employ any service provider nor is it responsible for the conduct of any service provider on our app. SitterTree operates an app for end users to book and pay service providers for child care services. Each user is solely responsible for completing necessary due diligence prior to booking child care services from any other user. All information provided in member profiles, job posts, and chats is provided by users and is not generated nor guaranteed by SitterTree.

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