Sitting Made Simple® connects area families with the SMS® Sitters!

Sitting Made Simple® connects area families with the SMS® Sitters!

Whether you need a last minute babysitter, help with before and after school care, part-time, full-time, evenings and weekends - SMS® has you covered!

The SMS® Sitters are interviewed, screened (background check & driving record)
and CPR certified.

Membership Options

Free Plan

No annual fee, scheduling fees starting at $20.

Annual Plan

$50 annual fee, scheduling fees starting at $10 and access to additional features and discounts.

Our Services

One Time

Our One-time services allow members to request a sitter only when needed and up to 12 weeks in advance.
Whether you need a date night, break or have a few events you need to attend sans kids - SMS® has you covered!

Consistent Care

Our Consistent Care service is for those in need of ongoing part-time or full-time childcare.
Request a single day each week or more - before and after school is popular too!
Our goal is to fit your needs consistently with the least amount of sitters possible.

Local Partners

Change your customer experience by offering childcare on-site today! Whether you are a local business offering co-work, small group, classes, gym or church services - SMS® has you covered knowing the children are close by!
Local Partners have access to the SMS® sitters on a consistent or varied schedule. Request multiple sitters for an event or ongoing from any device!

Out of Town Guests

Just visiting the area?! SMS® offers safe, local and reliable services at nearby hotels, Airbnbs, rentals, and more. Contact us to save time to explore! SMS® also offers services for all local events. Just ask!


A 30% discount to the membership fee is offered to all teachers, first responders, and military. You can locate the discount online when joining the SMS® Family.