BABYSITTER’S HOURLY RATES AND MINIMUM TIME REQUIREMENT
a. regular rate – $22/h with 4h minimum requirement; Requests sorter than 4h will be charged our minimum of $88. 
b. holiday rate – $25/h with 5h minimum requirement – includes New Years Day, Valentines Day, Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve; 
c. group babysitting rate – starting at $15/h per family, with 4h minimum requirement; Please contact us for more specific information. 
d. drop-off and pick-up service – flat $75 – no more than 3h total; Have to be discussed before booking with Dana or Raquel. 

Our BABYSITTERS are paid directly by families via Venmo at the end of the babysitting job.
You will receive a Venmo request from your sitter after the booking. For bookings ending late-night – Venmo requests will be sent the following morning. 

CANCELATION POLICY
All cancelations must be made over the phone (including text). There is no fee when canceling ahead of time, with at least 24h notice. Cancellations with less than 24h notice will be billed a fee of $25. Cancellations with less than 12h notice will be billed our four-hour minimum $88.


BOOKING OPTIONSPROVIDED SERVICESADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Prices are valid as of January 1st, 2020. 

1. UNLIMITED YEARLY – $300
It is a recurring membership, which is billed automatically every year. It is paid directly to Project Date Night by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable but can be paused or canceled at any time. Unlimited Yearly Membership allows our families to send us childcare requests in any way they prefer – including online request, call, text, or email. This membership also includes every childcare request listed below. 

2. UNLIMITED MONTHLY MEMBERSHIP – $30 
It is a recurring membership, which is billed automatically every month. It is paid directly to PDN by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable but can be paused or canceled at any time. Unlimited Monthly Membership allows our families to send us childcare requests in any way they prefer – including online request, call, text, or email. This membership also includes every childcare request listed below. 

3. PAY PER BOOKING – $20
It is a non-recurring, one-time membership, which provides families with 24h access to our website, and allows families to send us a one-time childcare request. It is billed online by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

4. BOOKING MULTIPACK – 3/$30
It is a non-recurring, one-time membership, which provides families with 3 months of access to our website, and allows families to send us 3 childcare requests within 3 months. Membership expires after either all 3 bookings are used or after 3 months – whichever comes first. It is billed online by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

5. BOOKING MULTIPACK – 5/$50
It is a non-recurring, one-time membership, which provides families with 6 months of access to our website, and allows families to send us 5 childcare requests within 6 months. Membership expires after either all 5 bookings are used or after 6 months – whichever comes first. It is billed online by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

6. BOOKING MULTIPACK – 10/$100
It is a non-recurring, one-time membership, which provides families with 12 months of access to our website, and allows families to send us 10 childcare requests throughout the year. Membership expires after either all 10 bookings are used or after a year – whichever comes first. It is billed online by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

7. GROUP COVERAGE – covered by our one time booking $20
It is a non-recurring, one-time membership, which provides families with 24h access to our website, and allows families to send us a one-time special childcare request for group coverage( additional family information must be included at the sign-up process and in the childcare request).  This option is designed for more than one family,  with a minimum of two kids and a maximum of 4 kids per sitter ( and if the group has two or more children under 1y – max two kids per sitter). It is billed online by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

8. EVENT BABYSITTING  – covered by our one-time booking $20
It is a non-recurring, one-time membership, which provides families with 24h access to our website, and allows families to send us a one-time special childcare request for whenever babysitter’s help is needed at kids birthday parties, weddings, holiday parties, etc.
A number of needed babysitters and their hourly rate will be determined depending on the number of kids. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

9. OVERNIGHT COVERAGE – covered by our one-time booking $20
It is a non-recurring, one-time special membership, which provides families with 24h access to our website, and allows families to send us a one-time special childcare request for the night time coverage. It is Paid directly to Project Date Night by credit card via the Stripe platform. It is nonrefundable.

Sitter’s rate is $250/overnight. 

Requires Childcare Requests sent to us via an online booking form.

10. WEEK/WEEKEND COVERAGE – $25
It is a non-recurring, one-time special membership, which provides the family with a babysitter for the time the parents will be away traveling without their child(ren). The provided babysitter will take care of the child(ren) 24h/day – until parents are back from their travels. This is a great option for parents that would like to – for example – attend a destination wedding that does not allow children or to plan a weekend getaway without their little ones, or any family in need of 24h/day, continuous childcare on few consecutive days. It is paid directly to Project Date Night by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable.

We will require parents who want to leave children in our care while they are traveling, to provide us with the following:
– notice of minimum one week of international and three days of domestic travel;
– an updated list of local emergency contacts that are allowed to care for and make medical decisions regarding the child; If there is no one – we need notarized permission that will allow us to make those decisions in case of emergency when parents are unreachable;
– information as to how can we reach you at your travel destination in case we can’t contact you by your cellphone alone ( for example – if we have to reach you while you are at your workplace, wedding reception or hotel, etc.);
– the exact information of your child’s schedule for the time you are away, including meal plan and $ for food shopping/activities if necessary;  
– The essential school information including access to the school’s communication system; the sitter should also be listed at school as an emergency contact for when parents are traveling;

Booking requests have to be submitted via email. 

Sitter’s rate: 
– $350/24h shift

11. TRAVEL COVERAGE – $75
It is a non-recurring, one-time special membership, which provides the family with a babysitter for the time the family will travel. It is paid directly to Project Date Night by credit card via the Stripe platform. It’s non-refundable.

Babysitter’s rate will be determined after the initial request and will depend on travel time and location

Booking requests have to be submitted via email. 

 

1. LAST MINUTE COVERAGE
We are aware of how tough it is to find someone at the last minute. We are here to provide you with trustworthy and reliable help when it is the most needed.

2. SCHEDULED BABYSITTING
Whenever you’d like to plan a date night, attend a yoga class or just need a few hours to run your errands – we are here to help you make that happen.

3. GROUP BABYSITTING
This option is designed for more than one family, with a required minimum of two kids and a maximum of four kids per babysitter. Whether you are meeting another mom for coffee or need to schedule a work meeting with your team – your kids can play together safely under the care of our sitter.

4. TRAVEL BABYSITTING
Based on sitters’ availability. The family will cover the cost of travel, lodging, and food; Babysitter’s daily rate must be discussed and agreed upon by both parties.

5. EVENT BABYSITTING
Birthday parties, weddings, etc.
Hourly rate – to be determined, depends on the number of kids.

6. CHILD RELATED EVENT PLANNING SERVICES.
Project Date Night, together with Here and Now Events, offers our families event planning services for children’s birthdays, baby showers, and other family gatherings. Send us an email inquiry for more information.


CAB AND CAR SERVICE

We ask our families to cover a cab or car service charge after 9 pm so that our sitters can get home safe and sound. The best option is Uber, Uber Pool, Lyft or Lyft Shared.