Family Services

Campus Address
121-50 USB
Mailing Address

121 University Services Building, Suite 50
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States

Back-Up Child Care Resources

Handicare, Inc

Well Back-Up Child Care Program

Provides back-up care for well children in a center-based setting.

Handicare, Inc. Back-Up Child Care

Occasional Child Care Resources

  • CSC specializes in connecting families with highly qualified college student childcare providers in a safe, convenient, and reliable way.
  • Sittercity - Occasional help with last minute needs, date night, and more.
Please note that the University of Iowa does not endorse any child care providers, and it does not conduct any suitability, background or criminal checks of any provider in this process. It is ultimately your responsibility to evaluate the provider you select before hiring for care.   
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Tips for Hiring a Caregiver

General tips for hiring a babysitter or occasional caregiver:

Tips for mildly ill child care:

Forms You Can Use When Hiring a Babysitter (Optional)