February 25, 2023
If you are planning a trip, you may have the same question we do: What about our children? Vacation time is precious, but it can be stressful when you are not sure your child will be cared for. On-demand child care can be super valuable for family vacations. It gives parents a peace of mind while they enjoy their time away from home. There are many options available in today’s market so you can get the right support for your family’s needs and budget.
If you’re a parent with young children, on-demand child care is a great option for families that are on the go. You can use it for a variety of activities and ages, including vacation. For example, if you have an infant or toddler who still needs to take naps in the afternoon and wants to be held by mom or dad during the nap, then using a nanny agency or service (referred by the hotel is best) will allow you to enjoy some time away from home without worrying about finding someone else who is willing to watch your child while they nap!
On-demand child care can be provided by a nanny or daycare or from babysitters or nannies from local sitter agencies that connect families with providers who meet their specific needs (e.g., location, education level).
Many parents often also use Bumo’s on-demand childcare platform to find trusted, vetted daycares for drop-in care. Some parents don’t feel comfortable with having a stranger come to their room and want their children to have socialization so Bumo provides that through its network of providers.
Some hotels also have on-site “kids clubs” or in the summer, many have half-day or full-day camps for children (mostly over 4 or 5 years old). Of course, if you’re skiing, there’s ski school as another option that can run 2 to as long as 6 hours long.
If you are looking for a way to eliminate the stress of leaving your child in someone else’s care, on-demand child care is the answer for you. It allows parents to enjoy their time away from home without worrying about their children’s safety or well-being. With so many options available today, there is no reason not to find something that works well with your family’s needs and budget!