Complete kidcare peace of mind

Our top priority is safety – providing your little ones with a safe and trustworthy environment.

High-quality childcare, without question

Our community of caregivers is made up of highly vetted sitters who have been selected based on their ability to create a safe environment for your children. We can confidently say, we'd leave our own kids with Otter in a heartbeat.

Background Check

Universal background check

Every member of the Otter community, including parents and sitters, is background checked so we can foster a safe and trustworthy community.

Dedicated support

Dedicated Support

Our support team is on standby during active care sessions. We're prepared to respond to any questions or concerns that come up before, during, or after a care session.

Payment Protection

Payment Protection

Booking care? Our secure platform protects your payments. Providing care? Our cancellation and late arrivals policies ensure you get paid even if unexpected changes occur.

Healthy Care Standars

Healthy Care Standards

Otter's healthy care guidelines are designed to promote the health of children, sitters, and parents. We stay up to date on the latest guidance from public health authorities, helping you make the best decisions for your family.