Re-opening: Check out our new Safe & Sound Standards.
We have new Safe & Sound Standards for parents and providers using MeTime.
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Find childcare that fits your (pandemic) life.

Book as little as one hour of childcare with vetted, drop-off providers.
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Only in Chicago, but coming to a city near you.

Small and safe socialization.

  • Licensed Daycares
    We connect you to open hourly or half-day slots at licensed daycares.
  • Neighborhood & Outdoor Playdates
    We vet stay-at-home parents and professional childcare providers to host drop-off playdates in their homes or in vetted local parks.
  • Virtual Care
    Virtual providers plan age-appropriate activities that can be enjoyed over Zoom. Perfect for a short break.

Playtime for your kid

Take a break while your little one socializes with our providers and their kids. Up to 4 kids max.

Better for your wallet

Pay as little as $14/hour for quality, flexible childcare. Book only the time you need.
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By parents, for parents

Built with ourselves and our friends in mind. Parents helping parents get some MeTime.
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Peace of mind

Safety is our top priority. That’s why we are a gun-free platform, and all providers must meet our high standards to join the MeTime community.

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Meet Our Providers

Our providers are your neighbors.

  • Many with early childhood development experience
  • Most providers have children of their own
  • A new way for stay-at-home parents to earn income
  • A community of parents helping parents
Become a Provider
“I come from Brazil, where drop-off play is very common. That's why we started FUNDAY, to help parents get time they need to themselves while their children learn and play.”
Kiki S.
co-owner of funday + Mom  |  skokie, Chicago
“I love being home with my daughter and offering a safe and fun environment for other kids -- and for parents needing MeTime!"
Lindsay M.
In-home PROVIDER & mom  |  AVONDALE, Chicago
“I'm a full-time nanny during the week and offer drop-off care at Be Kids Cafe on the weekends. I love exploring new activities and helping children learn through play."
Nia E.
Playdate @ be kids cafe  |  Humboldt park , Chicago

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