Childcare Resources in Ithaca, NY and Surrounding Areas

 

Seeking out childcare? Looking for a daycare option that is cloth diaper friendly? Check out our comprehensive lists below!

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Below you will find the following:

 

Long-Term Nanny Services

 

Short Term Nanny Services

Carisa Smith - Available Part-time - 607-342-6246   cs.hiccups@gmail.com

Licensed Daycare Providers

B'Yachad - Ithaca's Jewish Preschool for ages 2-5

Coddington Road Community Center - 18 months to 5 years

Cornell Childcare Center

Daisy Carroll Childcare -  * Accepts cloth diapers* Ages 6 weeks to 12 years old Dbradford1991@gmail.com , 607-280-1285

Downtown Ithaca Children's Center - Ages 6 weeks to 5 years old

Heart and Home Daycare*Accepts cloth diapers* 
Freeville, NY, ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Contact information: Somer Shuffield (585) 734-5727 somer.heartandhome@gmail.com

Ithaca Community Childcare Center - *Accepts cloth diapers* Ages 2 months to 9 years, contact info@icthree.org for more information

Ithaca Montessori School - Ages 3 months to 5 years

Ithaca Waldorf School - Ages 33 months to 9 years

Namaste Montessori School - Ages 18 months to 12 years

Over the Moon Preschool - *Accepts cloth diapers*

Owl's Nest School - Ages 2-5, after school care for older children

Racker Child Care Preschool Program - Ages 18 months to 5 years

Smart Start - Trumansburg, NY 607-387-1006

Stepping Stones Montessori - Ages 3-5 years, contact: megallenssp@gmail.com

Drop-In Childcare

Downtown Ithaca Children's Center - Ages 6 weeks to 5 years old

Lansing Drop-in Center - Open M/W/F 9:30-12:15 during the school year

Occasional Babysitting 

Hayley Mott - 607-229-2618 hayley.mott14@gmail.com*Accepts cloth diapers*

Carisa Smith - 607-342-6246 cs.hiccups@gmail.com *Accepts cloth diapers*

Elizabeth Allen - Text 607-793-4463. *Accepts some cloth diapers*

Aleta Weaver - Home 277-7565. Text 240-7216. deiraleta@yahoo.com *Accepts cloth diapers*

Regular Babysitting (regular meaning repetitive schedules day/times each week)

Aleta Weaver - Home 277-7565. Text 240-7216. deiraleta@yahoo.com *Accepts cloth diapers*

Elizabeth Allen - Text 607-793-4463. *Accepts some cloth diapers*

Hayley Mott - 607-229-2618 hayley.mott14@gmail.com*Accepts cloth diapers*

Carisa Smith - 607-342-6246 cs.hiccups@gmail.com *Accepts cloth diapers*

Babysitting for Traveling Families

Aleta Weaver - Home 277-7565. Text 240-7216. deiraleta@yahoo.com *Accepts cloth diapers*