Childcare Resources

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Personal Assisted Search for Caregiver Hiring

Through Penn's partnership with, benefits eligible faculty and staff can access the team of experts who will do the heavy lifting for you.  Call at 855-781-1303 ext. 4 for professional guided assistance with your search, screening and hiring of caregivers.  The team will help to pre-screen candidates, create a caregiver wish list and narrow the results, and provide a free background check ($79.99 value).  The costs of finding care and a background check are covered by your Penn benefit; the hourly costs for care are covered by you.

Care Specialists assist eligible individuals with searches in all categories of care (with the exception of Adult Care) including:

  • A documented needs assessment
  • Provider search using’s network
  • Provider screening and interviews (telephonic)
  • Profile summaries for providers, provider contact details, references for individual providers, and an enhanced background check on provider of choice

Get Started

To get started choose one of the following options, call 855-781-1303 ext 4. Care Specialists are available from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET.

*You and your family should screen any child care centers, caregivers, and facilities for your children thoroughly.  The Personal Assisted Search is intended to inform you about opportunities; however, you should take time to vet and determine whether any resource is appropriate for you and your family, and to ensure your child's development and safety.*