Sleep gurus, experienced baby babysitters and help for new parents

When you have a newborn, it can be difficult to entrust your precious bundle into someone else's care. But a night out, or a night off nighttime feeding, might be just the tonic you need to put a spring in your step after an exhausting pregnancy, birth and first few weeks. There is lots of help out there in many different options. These are our recommendations. 

Night Nannies

Highly recommended agency for one-off or regular night nannies for newborns and teaching older babies to sleep.

Andrea Grace

Sleep guru, and author or Gentle Sleep Solutions, Andrea Grace, has a practice in Harley Street.

Minerva Nannies

Nanny agency, where all nannies have studied Primary Teaching or Early Years' Education for at least three years.

St Pancras Recruitment

French-speaking nanny agency; fabulous website, which feature potential candidates. 

Nannies Incorporated

Well-established maternity nurses and nanny agency.


Infant Sleep Consultant

Baby sleep guru Katie Palmer is a former nanny and maternity nurse. Phone and overnight services available.