Find childcare that feels like family
How it works
Create a profile
Tell us about your kids, your care needs, and your parenting style.
Find your matches
Meet stay-at-home parents who can care for your kids.
Manage scheduling, payment, and pick-up and drop-off logistics
Helen Mayer founded Otter to help every family find their village.
Helen was raised by a stay-at-home mom and started Otter in 2020 while she was a stay-at-home parent to her toddler twins.
“I feel so lucky to get to tackle a problem I'm passionate about with people I admire.”
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