Family, Children and Child Care Services
Babysitters, Nannies, Child Care and Senior Home Care
Find family care with this website that will allow you to search for local caregivers for children, adults/seniors, pets and even housekeepers for your home.
Or you can post a caregiver job and the let the applicants find you — guaranteed responses within three days. Access to background checks, references and reviews helps you to make hiring decisions with confidence.
The site also provides helpful information such as how much to pay a baby sitter, how to interview a pet sitter and how to find a tutor or after-school activity for your student.
Active-duty military families receive a 25 percent discount on any subscription.
Child Care Aware
Improving access to affordable, quality child care is one of Child Care Aware of America’s top goals. Search the site’s “State by State Resources for Families” to connect with national organizations and associations that provide information for families regarding child development, parenting, and child care concerns and questions.
Under the site’s “Child Care 101” tab you’ll find information related to locating quality child care, the types of child care available to you and how to evaluate the child care providers you visit.
There’s also a special section for the military child on the website covering topics such as military fee assistance, payments and provider services.
New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department
P.O. Drawer 5160
Santa Fe, NM 87502
The New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department offers prevention, intervention, rehabilitative and after-care services to New Mexico children and their families. Child care assistance and child care licensing are the department’s responsibility. Its divisions are early childhood, protection and juvenile justice, all of which strive to make life better for New Mexico residents.
New Mexico Human Services Department
P.O. Box 2348
Santa Fe, NM 87504
The New Mexico Human Services Department aims to reduce the impact of poverty on New Mexicans by providing support services that help families break the cycle of dependency on public assistance. The department implements state and federal grants and programs in income support, medical assistance, Medicaid, behavioral health care and other public issues. It includes the Child Support Enforcement Division.
Curry County Parents in the Loop
This website provides parents with information on youth services, resources and events in Curry County.