Apply for a Sitter

Going to evening classes with your child in a stroller? At risk of dropping out of college? 

Take charge of your future and apply for 4-hours of free weekly evening babysitting sessions now! 


To apply for babysitting service, you must: 

  • Be a resident of Greater Boston area;

  • Be enrolled in an evening training or education course (technical school, GED, college, etc…);

  • Have a child of 12 years of age or younger; and

  • Qualify as low-income (250% of Federal Poverty Level. Participating in current income eligible program sufficient)

Next Steps

Questions? The best way to start is to fill out our initial application which will help us understand your situation and serve you better. We will then reach out to you for further discussion. 

Alternatively, you may contact our Family Coordinator, at 

What happens after you fill out the application:

Next steps
With the gracious help of SWOB sitters, I can pursue my dream of completing a BFA
— Zahirah, SWOB Mother

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