Babysitting for Fun or Profit

Whether you take care of siblings while your parent is at work or you earn cash for taking care of the kids next door, the 4-H babysitting project teaches valuable life skills.  Learn to be a capable, caring, and responsible babysitter today; prepare for a happy, healthy family of your own in your future.  

To see if there is 4-H Babysitting Club near you, contact your county's Extension agent for 4-H youth development.

 
Resources for Youth 
  

Related 4-H Events & Activities

Communication Competition:  Are you interested in giving a speech related to caring for children?  Would you like to demonstrate some of the skills you learned in the babysitting project?  Most county 4-H programs host a competitive event related to communications.

  
To learn what's happening in 4-H in your county, contact your county's Extension agent for 4-H youth development.


Resources for 4-H Volunteers 

State Contact: Martha J. Welch, Extension Specialist for 4-H Youth Development, Office: 208 Scovell Hall, University of Kentucky; Mailing address: 212 Scovell Hall, Lexington, KY 40546; Phone: 859-218-0990; Fax: 859-257-7180; Email: martha.welch@uky.edu.