BUMG Backup Child/Adult Care

Care@Work by Care.com is a service for BUMG faculty to find pre-screened, high quality caregivers for:

  • Backup Child Care: In-home or In-center
  • Backup Adult or Senior Care: In-home

The service provides:

  • Last-minute care for work-related needs such as school snow days, sick days, school vacation, or if your normal child or adult care falls through
  • Care for your child(ren), adults, and seniors
  • $8/hour for in-home child, adult or senior backup care
  • $15/day per child for in-center backup childcare
  • 8 days/year per employee to use any combination of backup care

Care.com membership

BUMG faculty also receive a complimentary membership to the Care.com website, which can be used to connect with a network of care providers to find ongoing, occasional and/or backup care providers based on detailed profiles and available reviews and ratings.  The services offered by providers via the Care.com membership  include:

  • Children: Babysitters, Nannies, Au Pairs, Special Needs Caregivers, Tutors
  • Adults & Seniors: Senior Caregivers, Home Health Aides, Special Needs Caregivers, Tutors
  • Pets: Dog Walkers & Pet Sitters
  • Home: Housekeepers and Providers for errands, house sitting, and more
  • PLUS:  Resources on how to conduct your own background checks prior to booking

To learn more:

To register, book care or for more information:

  • Call 855-781-1303 or go to bumg.care.com and click “Join 
  • Use your BU employee ID # and BU or BMC email for the initial sign-up