If you are looking for a Nanny, Special Needs Nanny, Babysitter, or general Caregiver, Crunch Care can help you find the best for your family. We meet all of our Nannies and Caregivers in person and evaluate them on a behavioral based interview methodology. Each client receives a custom solution based on their specific needs. Our services are the most professional and reliable within the industry, providing a valuable resource for the local community.

Short Term Pricing Options

From time to time, all families have a need for a short-term caregiver or babysitter, whether it’s someone to watch children when daycare is closed, drive a parent to and from their doctor appointments, for a date night, or to cover for their regular nanny’s vacation. Allow us to handle all arrangements and scheduling for your short-term care needs.

Care Club Members

  • Annual Membership – $300
  • Monthly Annual Membership option at $30 per month for 12 months
  • Daily referral fee – $20
  • Overnight referral fee – $35
  • Night Nanny/Nurse referral fee – $35


*If you book more than 20 shifts per year (less than twice a month) it is cost effective to become a member.

Pay As You Go

  • Annual Membership – $0 (N/A)
  • Daily referral fee – $35
  • Overnight referral fee – $55
  • Night Nanny/Nurse referral fee – $55

Additional Charges

  • $20 surcharge for next day or same day referrals
  • $20 surcharge for Holiday referrals
  • $30 surcharge for New Years Eve, pay rates to sitters $25-30 per hour
  • $50 cancellation fee per shift scheduled applied for any search cancelled within 48 hours, referral fee non-refundable, cancelation fee in addition to referral fees

Long Term Pricing Options

Placement fees are as follows with an $2500 minimum

  • 12.5% of total annual gross compensation-180-day replacement policy-fee category for both full-time and part-time placements
  • 15% of total annual gross compensation-180-day replacement-fee category for more complex, live-in, and travel searches
  • Minimum of 18 hours and $2500 fee applies to all searches, $250 non-refundable deposit applies ($1k live-in)

Deposit is non-refundable and included and applied as a credit in the total fee.  If client changes hours during term of position, fee will be reconciled and billed to correct amount. If client changes position during search, new deposit will be processed.

*All placements include a standard background check by PFC Information Services including felony and misdemeanor check county or state wide when available, DMV, Social Security Verification, Sexual Offender File check, Trustline background registry, other background check options are available upon request for an additional fee.

*Extended search fee may apply for San Diego only for non-live in searches beyond a 6 week period.

*Trustline is a mandatory state run background check program run by the California Department of Social Services and the FBI. It is a requirement by all agencies in the State of California to ensure all applicants referred have this detailed background check. It is not simply a one time check, but an ongoing monitor of the person you hire to work in your home

Back-Up Care

Providing Service For Companies

Improve overall moral and employee attendance by offering your employees a benefit program for emergency or planned in-home care services. The CorporateCare Benefit Program offers your employees back-up and long term care solutions at a group rate. Join what companies like Qualcomm via LifeCare and The University of San Diego find to be an excellent benefits for their employees and staff.

Providing Service For Individual Families

Does your company not offer a back-up care solution for it’s employees? If you would like an effective back-up care solution to improve overall attendance at your job and ease the stress and challenges that come along with having a family, our Care Club Annual Membership may be an effective solution for you. Pay the annual membership fee and receive back-up care and long term care solutions at a discounted rate.

Hotel and Vacation Care

Babysitters, nannies, and caregivers are available for out of town guests staying at local hotels or vacation rentals. Our Recruiting Team coordinates with individual visitors as well as hotel staff to accommodate your specific needs. We look forward to working with you.

Sleep Consultations

We are happy to consult on sleep solutions for newborns and infants through 6 months of age. Call our offices for a detailed description of resources provided and different consultations available.

Due Diligence

We provide this service nationwide.

We provide a broad menu of services for background checks that are personally performed, evaluated, and interpreted by our professional recruiting team. Our background check partner is the preferred vendor for the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies (APNA). Working beside our internal staff, they give guidance to each client individually. Select from the below menu of services or call our office for information on this important part of your search.

Weddings, Events, Conferences

Offer your guests and clients a trusted resource for a variety of events by providing babysitting or caregiving services. Our pay-as-you-go rates typically apply.

  • Weddings
  • Conferences
  • Parties
  • Golf Tournaments
  • Sporting Events
  • Corporate Sponsored Events
  • Other Events