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Childcare Options in Orlando
As you plan your trip to the Symposium, we know that the logistics of childcare are important, whether that includes making arrangements for help at home while away, or bringing the family with you on your trip. Below are some options to consider as you make your plans. In addition, we also suggest calling your hotel after you’ve made your reservation to see if they have any additional suggestions.
This listing is provided solely as information for the convenience of Cancer Survivorship Symposium Attendees, and is based on information made publicly available on the internet. ASCO does not endorse or recommend any specific child care provider or individual person, including any listed herein. ASCO has not conducted any inspection of any of the child care providers listed and does not guarantee nor warranty, either express or implied, the accuracy, completeness, suitability, or reliability of any childcare providers or information associated therewith. ASCO expressly disclaims any and all responsibility for any current or future problems that may arise with regard to child care. All Cancer Survivorship Symposium Attendees are encouraged to exercise their own good judgment when evaluating a childcare provider.
Symposium Age Policy
The Symposium has an age policy that requires that only those 18 and older enter session rooms or the Posters, Exhibits, and Food Service Room due to the sensitivity of presentations and for the courtesy of other attendees. Please keep these age requirements in mind when planning your trip.
The following information is taken directly from materials provided by the childcare services themselves:
- Sitters have a variety of backgrounds which include mothers, teachers, daycare providers, college students, nurses and retired grandmothers. Some of their sitters also work with children with special needs.
- It is best to book at least 24 hours in advance to match your children with the best babysitter, but they will make every effort to book your sit with less notice and can usually accommodate you on the same day. Fees start at $16 an hour for one child with a $12 transportation fee and goes up.
- This invaluable service gives you the flexibility to create your own hours on vacation. Professional caregivers provide one-on-one childcare in the comfort of your hotel or resort room.
- It is best to book at least 24 hours in advance to match your children with the best babysitter, but they will make every effort to book your sit with less notice and can usually accommodate you on the same day. Fees start at $18 an hour for one child with a four-hour minimum.