Some agencies specialize in child care placements, while others offer child care as one of a number of domestic services, such as housekeeping or elder care. Agencies may recruit caregivers for live-in positions only, live-out positions only, or both.
Agencies specializing in live-in caregivers may recruit from all over the country. ^
Those that specialize in live-out placements will generally recruit locally. J^
Whatever the case, an in-home placement agency's main task is to match families g with appropriate caregivers. In trying to accomplish this, a good agency will guide §
you through each phase of your search. E
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