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Child and Family Center
2140 Belcourt Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212
Parents in a Pinch Back-up Adult Care
Parents in a Pinch is an award winning back-up childcare and adult care services company that has been in business since 1984.
Parents in a Pinch services are offered to Vanderbilt benefits-eligible faculty and staff. Faculty and staff may use up to 20 days combined of childcare and adult care each contract year.
Adult care services include a phone consultation by a geriatric Licensed Clinical Social Worker as well as a temporary personal/companion care services through a credentialed national network of home-care agencies.
Fees: Adult care: $15.00/hour (for temporary adult care in TN and between $15.00 to $20.00 in other locations nationally; hourly cost is charged to your credit card once the care is complete)
Faculty and staff may call for care beginning at 6 AM CST, Monday – Friday or may place the request online at any time. To receive care on the weekend, place the request either by phone or online by Friday at 4 PM CST. Please provide your employee ID when calling.
For more information or to request care, call Parents in a Pinch at 800-688-4697.
Backup Care Overview