Home & Pet Care

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Care.com is a resource for finding and hiring pre-screened caregivers and care companies for pet and home care assistants and more.

Eligible employees have access to a Care.com premium membership which includes unlimited free preliminary background checks and use of Care.com's online scheduling system. 

Care.com Benefits Overview (PDF)

Eligibility: Care.com membership is available to all full-time Academic and Staff employees, IU Residents, eligible Graduate Appointees and Fellowship Recipients, and Retirees. Services are available nationally, so for those out of state, resources and referrals are location specific. 

Safety: The well-being of IU employees and their families is of the highest priority. Learn more about the safety standards of Care.com. 

For additional questions contact Care.com at 855-781-1303 or email IU Human Resources at askHR@iu.edu.

Pet & Home Care

Find help for home and pets! Search Care.com for:

  • Pet sitters, groomers, and dog walkers;  
  • Home assistance for housekeeping, errands, house sitting and more.
Pet Lovers Support and Resources

Pets are family members, too! Learn more about pet resources and support.