Partners in Providing Exceptional Products and Services for Families and Caregivers.
Children’s Museum of Manhattan
CMOM inspires children and families to learn about themselves and our culturally diverse world through a unique environment of interactive exhibitions and programs. Since opening in a neighborhood storefront in 1973, we’ve grown into a unique 38,000 square-foot learning facility with outreach programs at nearly 50 sites throughout New York City. Every week more than 80 workshops, classes and performances are offered free with admission to the Museum, deepening the CMOM experience with related literacy-based activities, diverse cultural experiences and the performing arts.
BreedLove & Associates
Breedlove is an affordable and comprehensive nanny tax service that provides total payroll management, effortless tax filing, and expert guidance and support. They are our go-to partner for all tax related inquiries and are always available to provide free guidance and resources as you consider hiring a household employer.
Little Pim is an award-winning series of videos, board books, ﬂashcards, and music CDs designed to teach children up to 360 words and phrases. Little Pim’s award-winning Entertainment Immersion Method® is speciﬁcally designed to teach kids when they learn best, before the age of 6. The series is available in 11 languages and SmartSitting families and babysitters receive a special discounted rate.
NY Metro CPR
Jason Mundy, founder and lead instructor of NY Metro CPR, has held his American Heart Association instructor certification since 1997. He is also a certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and has worked in the health and fitness industry since 1996. Jason’s passion for teaching, coupled with his experience in the health and fitness industry, creates a hands-on, educational and enjoyable class experience. SmartSitting arranges monthly classes with NY Metro CPR for our nannies and babysitters.
The Nanny Doctor
Dr. Lindsay Heller, better known as The Nanny Doctor, provides families with step-by-step guidance through the entire nanny hiring process. From the initial consultation, through navigating the intense search, and finally to hiring, Lindsay stands firmly beside her clients to offer invaluable expertise. She also offers an extremely valuable service in that she helps families who already have nannies solve issues and concerns that may be causing tension in the home. As an outside, objective third party, Lindsay is able to assess the situation from all angles and provide a specific solution to the needs of the families seeking her help. While The Nanny Doctor is not a nanny agency, she collaborates with agencies all over the world.
Bob King advises clients on hiring, evaluation, accommodation and termination matters; wage and hour issues; workplace policies, handbooks, agreements and contracts; and resolving client and business disputes. Bob serves on the Board of Directors for the National Private Duty Association, and as the General Counsel for the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies. Bob previously served on the Board of Directors for the International Nanny Association.
Susan Berman is the founder of SouvenarteBooks. She is an artist, an art educator and a mother. She has studied art at the Boston Museum School and has a Bachelor’s in Science in Education from Tufts University as well as a Master’s from New York University. Her passion for art, especially children’s art, inspired her to create SouvenarteBooks to help families preserve their children’s worlds that are created through paintings, drawings, poems and stories.