If you are expecting the arrival of a baby soon, perhaps engaging the services of a confinement nanny would be a good way to ease you into motherhood, or support you as you recover. Thankfully, there are many options in Singapore for Confinement Nanny Services. Here are the top 10, so you can vet through which suits your needs.
1) Amy Nanny
Using the methods of Chinese confinement as a guide, Amy Nanny will provide support by caring for the new mommy and baby, and if you can afford it, also for the rest of the family. Morever, they will cook confinement food, prepare herbal baths and do laundry or even marketing for the mother and baby, and also cook for the father, take care of older children and help with housework.
2) Aunty Lee Confinement Nanny
If you prefer a more personal touch, you can always engage the services of Aunty Lee. Aunty Lee is herself a grandmother, with experience in baby care that spans 35 years. She adores children, and has also received training in confinement services. Aunty Lee is also trained and certified in baby massage, and is knowledgeable about the various herbs and tonics needed for confinement. Give Aunty Lee a call to see if you can work out an arrangement with her.
3) Confinement Nannysos Babysitter Services
This professional confinement nanny agency has been around since 2011 and is registered and approved by the Ministry of Manpower. You can opt for a stay in nanny or even a daytime nanny if you don’t have enough room. They also offer baby-sitting services, if you need that when your baby is a little older. In addition, their nannies have at least three years of experience. You can request for a price quotation from their website.
4) JIA Confinement Nanny Singapore
As demand is quite high for this particular service, JIA Confinement advises you to make a booking after your first trimester, if possible. This is so they can reserve nannies who meet your requirements. JIA Confinement has provided confinement nanny services for more than 20 years, and have nannies who have undergone strict screening to ensure their ability to handle baby care, cook and provide confinement support.
5) PEM Confinement Nanny Agency
PEM Confinement has been helping new mothers on the journey of motherhood since 1987, and is the largest Confinement Nanny Agency in Singapore. They are also the first agency with an in-house training centre, where nannies have to undergo classes on breast-feeding, hygienic practices and confinement diet planning. New mothers will get a confinement herbal pack, which is prepared by a registered physician.
6) Confinement Nanny
Confinement Nanny specializes in confinement food, babysitting and post-natal massage, and all their nannies undergo professional training to ensure they have knowledge on the proper methods of caring for an infant. Nannies are also tested in terms of their health, to ensure they are physically fit and healthy to care for young ones. With their stringent selection process, you can rest easy knowing your little one will be in good hands.
7) Mommycare Confinement Nanny Services
Chief Trainer at Mommycare, Madam Au, has over 15 years of experience with post-natal care as a confinement nanny. She also runs a Chinese herbs trading business, and is hospital trained, which means she will be able to use a balance of western and traditional methods in caring for newborns and new moms. Additionally, confinement nannies are also carefully screened and taught the necessary skills, to enhance their professionalism. You can also have a replacement for free, if you are not satisfied with the nanny.
8) NewLife Confinement Nanny
NewLife offers the typical services that come along with engaging a Confinement Nanny, such as confinement herbal package, postnatal massage, and lactation consulting. Furthermore, you can also select your nanny using their online profiles on the website. Nannies also undergo health screenings annually.
9) Super Nanny Services
Super Nanny is here to help you through the first steps of motherhood, no matter what you need. With nannies who are Chinese as well as Muslim, as well as a Japanese translator to help Japanese families, this company is quite culturally diverse. Moreover, nannies are also 50 years or older with at least three to five years of experience caring for new mothers and babies.
10) Confinement Angels – Nanny Services
Confinement Angels provides high-quality confinement nannies trained by the Thomson Parentcraft method and syllabus. Kindness and a service-oriented mindset are required skills. Services include stay in nanny services, helping with laundry, setting up confinement bath, and preparing the right food for the new mama.