Babysits Community Resources

Babysits Community Resources

DIY Sun | Paper Craft for Kids New
Activities • Do It Yourself

DIY Sun | Paper Craft for Kids

Looking for a sun-themed activity to do with kids? Read on to learn how to make this beautiful paper sun DIY with your children or the ones you babysit! It’s a perfect craft idea for kids to make while you're babysitting.

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): causes and prevention New
Tips for Babysitters • Tips for Parents

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): causes and prevention

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS): you may have heard of it, be afraid of it, but not really know what it is and how to reduce the risk. For this reason, we decided to invite a neonatologist paediatrician working in a French maternity...

The Babysits for Special Needs Program
News

The Babysits for Special Needs Program

According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 7.7% of children aged 0-14 (357,000 children) have some level of disability (AIHW, 2020). Parents of these special needs children often have a lot of difficulty finding a quali...

How kids can help protect the oceans
Tips for Parents • Activities

How kids can help protect the oceans

It is important that we protect the oceans as much as we can for future generations! This starts with our kids learning about the deep blue and understanding why it’s so special. More than this, we can encourage our kids every day to tak...

Climate Change Science Experiments For Kids
Activities • Do It Yourself

Climate Change Science Experiments For Kids

Helping children understand climate change can be difficult. So, we've made 3 fun and educational climate science experiments for kids!

Babysitting special needs children - Do you have it in you?
Tips for Babysitters • Special Needs Care

Babysitting special needs children - Do you have it in you?

Are you going to babysit a child with special needs sometime soon? Are you considering working for a family who are looking for a babysitter for their special needs child. Make sure you’re ready and know what to expect!

Need to find a babysitter for a special needs child? Learn how here!
Tips for Parents • Special Needs Care

Need to find a babysitter for a special needs child? Learn how here!

When you have a child with special needs, you know that you may not be able to just ask the neighbor to come babysit. Special needs children often need special care and extra attention. This makes finding a qualified babysitter difficult...

Recipes for Easter - homemade Easter bunnies and Easter chicks
Kids Recipes

Recipes for Easter - homemade Easter bunnies and Easter chicks

Do you want to bake something together with your kids or the kids you’re babysitting this Easter? Our two recipes for Easter bunnies and Easter chicks are easy to make and they look really cute. Let the kids get creative by decorating ea...

DIY Easter Decorations - Paper Mache Yarn Easter Eggs
Activities • Do It Yourself

DIY Easter Decorations - Paper Mache Yarn Easter Eggs

It’s almost Easter, and we’ve got the perfect DIY for you and your little ones! Our yarn Easter eggs are easy to make and perfect for filling with your favorite candies. Keep reading and let’s get crafting!

Make your own polar bear pom pom craft
Do It Yourself

Make your own polar bear pom pom craft

Still getting used to chilly weather or simply just a fan of cute polar bears? Whether or not it’s snowing outside, you can embrace the arctic with your kids by making this simple and adorable pom pom polar bear craft. See the quick and...

A Guide to Parental Leave in Australia
Tips for Parents

A Guide to Parental Leave in Australia

If you’re expecting a new addition to your family, it’s important to know where you stand in terms of parental leave entitlements. Take a read of our guide to navigating parental leave in Australia.

Pedestrian and Road Safety for Kids
Tips for Babysitters • Tips for Parents

Pedestrian and Road Safety for Kids

Children are particularly vulnerable to the dangers of the road given their unpredictability, limited understanding of safety and tendency to get distracted by what they’re doing in the moment. Children are also still developing their un...

Ideas, tips and kid friendly activities

Looking for babysitting ideas, parenting tips or kid friendly activities? Check out our community resources!