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10 Ways to Celebrate Your Nanny During National Nanny Recognition Week

Updated: Dec 2, 2022

Since 1998, National Nanny Recognition Week has been observed for the last week of September to recognize and celebrate nannies across the United States. National Nanny Recognition Week was started by individuals within the in-home childcare industry to recognize the valuable role nannies play in the lives of American families.

For nannies, National Nanny Recognition Week is a time to celebrate the wonderful work they do and the difference they make in the lives of the children in their care and the families whom they serve.

For nannies employers, National Nanny Recognition Week is a time to show their nanny just how much they appreciate them and the contribution they make to their family.

If you employ a nanny, consider recognizing them during National Nanny Recognition Week this year.


Here are 10 of the best ways that you can show your nanny that you appreciate and value the care she provides your children and the work she does for your family.

1. Gift your nanny an individual membership to the International Nanny Association

For $35, your nanny will have the resources and support of a professional organization. The International Nanny Association ( is a non-profit educational association that serves as the umbrella association for the in-home child care industry.

2. Send her to the spa

Your nanny spends so much time taking care of others she could use a little