Babysitting

We'll help you get your workout in!  The JCC offers child care services by experienced babysitters for Silver and Gold members at both our Uptown and Metairie locations.  

Uptown

Ages 6 months – 6 years

Location
Room 117

Hours
Monday – Thursday, 8:00 AM – 1:00  PM and 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Saturday, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sunday, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Pricing
$4 per hour or $30 for 10 hours.
Maximum of two* hours per visit 
*Children under the age of 12 months have a limit of one hour per visit 

Policies & Procedures

Reserve a spot by calling the fitness desk at 504.897.0143.

Please reserve at least 24 hours in advance. Reservations are accepted up to one week in advance.

A parent is required to check-in at the fitness desk for receipt/confirmation.

For safety reasons, only one non-walker can be accommodated in Room 117 at one time.

24-hour reservations have a priority to admittance. Drop-ins will only be allowed if space is available. No exceptions.

Parents must remain in the building while the child is in babysitting.

There is a maximum of 6 children in Room 117.

Metairie

Ages 6 months – 7 years

Hours
Monday – Thursday, 8:00 AM – 12:00  PM and 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Friday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sunday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Pricing
$4 per hour or $30 for 10 hours.
Maximum of two hours per visit.

Procedures

Parents are required to check-in at the front desk for receipt/confirmation.

Parents must remain in the building while the child is in babysitting.

Afternoon Childcare 

Kids Konnection is a program developed to meet many children’s needs. Open to members ages 3 to 7 years old, the program offers daily, supervised activities ranging from sports, arts and crafts, games, and outdoor play. A snack is provided each day along with homework oversight. 

Game Room is staffed and open to registered children who are 8 to 12 years old. A snack is provided each day along with homework oversight and other enrichment activities. 

Monday - Thursday | 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Friday
 | 3:00 - 5:00 PM (in observance of Shabbat)

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DAY KIDS KONNECTION and GAME ROOM
5 Days $210 per month
3 Days $165 per month
Daily $15 per day

Note: August prices are prorated.

 

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