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Bay Area Child Care & Nanny Services

Find the perfect day care, sitter or nanny for your family.

Bright Horizons Early Education & Preschool


We’re right there with your child, providing an engaging, flexible curriculum designed to inspire children at every age and stage. Our curriculum introduces and reinforces concepts of math, science, language, social awareness, environment, art and health throughout your child’s educational journey.

Mommy Deal: At Bright Horizons we provide a warm, welcoming environment where your baby can grow from a bundle of joy to a bundle of curiosity. We’re offering a $150 tuition credit for parents who read The Bump that enroll by 6/1/14.

C5 Children's School


Our world famous infant, toddler, preschool, and prekindergarten program is a source of best practices for colleges, universities, WestEd educational laboratories, the California Department of Education, First 5 of San Francisco, and many other programs across the United States and around the world.

Cultural Care Au Pair


Affordable, quality childcare for less than $8/hour from America’s leading au pair agency. With the largest selection of infant qualified au pairs, we provide a unique childcare solution for your family. Find out why 97% of host families are pleased with their choice to use Cultural Care Au Pair. Visit info.culturalcare.com/the-bump for details.

Mommy Deal: Find the perfect Au Pair for your family, risk free! Save up to $250 with promo code: PCBUMP2014. Valid only for families new to Cultural Care Au Pair.

HeadsUp!® Child Development Centers


When it’s time to go back to work the HeadsUp!® Child Development Centers offer the finest care and developmental guidance available. Our goal is to make every child a HeadsUp!® child: bright, alert, motivated, independent, self-confident, and social.

Mommy Deal: Mention you saw our ad in The Bump to have your application fee ($200) refunded once you enroll your child in any of our three HeadsUp!® Child Development Centers (Palo Alto, San Jose or Pleasanton).

Primrose School of Pleasanton


Primrose School of Pleasanton is a private preschool that offers well-rounded early childhood education and nurturing child care services for infants through private kindergarten. For more information, call (925) 600-7746 or visit our website.

Mommy Deal: Enroll by 3/16/15 and receive complimentary registration!

ScuttleBugs Child


We specialize in the delivery of premium early learning and development experiences for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years. Our philosophy is to provide exceptional childcare and early education in a warm, welcoming and secure environment. To learn more about our center visit www.ScuttlebugsCDC.com.