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    We source and screen for quality, trusted childcare providers.

    How We Screen
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    You choose a provider that suits your needs, and book instantly.

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    Drop off your little one and enjoy your MeTime.

Find childcare that fits your 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.
CHILDCARE OPTIONS

Your own flexible nannyshare.

  • Licensed Daycares
    We connect you to open hourly or half-day slots at licensed daycares.
  • Playspace Partners
    We match childcare providers with local playspaces to offer drop-off play.
  • Neighborhood Playdates
    We vet stay-at-home parents to host drop-off playdates in their homes.

Playtime for your kid

Take a break while your little one socializes with our providers and their kids.

Better for your wallet

Pay as little as $14/hour for quality, flexible childcare. Book only the time you need.
How much does it cost?

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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