Nannies from the Heartland
Caring, Supportive, Professional Placements
Serving Families and Nannies since 1990

What Sets Us Apart?



Caring, Supportive and Professional Placements


Who We Are:

  • Premiere Nanny Referral and Temporary Nanny Service with a customized and selective approach
  • Maintains an A+ rating with the BBB
  • 28 years in business
    • Over 2200 Long term placements since 1990, over 1500 temporary placements annually
    • Staff are industry experts 
    • Very experienced at what we do
    • Excellent reputation and name recognition in the nanny community
    • Large network of nannies and families as referral base
    • Full Service which includes long term, short term, full time, part time and temporary placements
  • The only International Nanny Association (INA) member agency from Minnesota, the longest term MN (INA) agency member, founding member of Twin Cities Professional Nannies

How We Operate:

  • Our Business Model: we are the referral service also providing ongoing support and resources, family is the employer
    • Advantages include:
      • potential financial benefit to family
      • security in hiring a committed long-term employee
      • family and nannies have control of employer/employee decisions and work agreement
      • we have a one time placement fee not an ongoing fee structure
  • Office staff is readily accessible by phone or email and responsive to all in a timely manner
  • We maintain organized, detailed, accurate records and files
  • Website is updated and complete including all documents, pricing, rates and extensive nanny hiring information
  • Personal interviews with nannies
  • Families are prescreened

Our Service Commitment:

  • Customization
    • Customized marketing and referrals
    • Referrals are based on family’s / nanny’s needs and requirements
  • Quality over Quantity
    • Our prescreening and referral process aligns family’s and nanny’s needs
  • Honest and Complete Full Disclosure
    •  What we know, you will know
    • Complete, up to date and accurate applicant files sent to families

We Stand Behind What We Do:

  • Replacement Rate
    • For the past 28 years, our replacement rate has been an average of 5-7% annually
  • Temporary Service
    • No additional registration fee for long term placement families and nannies

Outstanding Nannies:

  • Minimum age 24 years old
  • Average age of nannies placed is 41 years old
  • Education: over 50% of nannies placed have a 2 or 4 year child specific degree and 87% have some type of post secondary training relating to child care
  • Average placement longevity is 3+ years
  • We specialize in referring experienced nannies who view this as their career

Unique Resources and Support:

  • Website includes current job openings and nanny profiles
  • Placement Resources include 
    • Interview Guides, Household Employer Handbook, Employment Agreement, Information on becoming an employer and how to handle taxes
  • Post-placement and Ongoing Support
    • Performance Review Form
    • Daily Logs
    • Medical Release Forms
    • Access to staff via phone or email to offer guidance and information


5490 Balsam Lane No, Minneapolis, MN 55442-1805 | Phone: (763) 550-0219 | Fax: (763) 519-0881 | Email:


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