Monthly Archives: July 2014

Nannies and Statutory Holidays

We are often asked if Nannies are entitled to have Statutory Holidays off and to be paid for the day and the answer is yes, if they qualify.   The rules differ in every province. Here is some general information.  For more detailed information, please click on the links provided.  All the information is taken directly […]

Kind words from a departing Manny

After working for Nannies on Call since January 2011, Gary quickly became one of our most popular and favourite nannies. We are sad to see him go but wanted to share (with Gary’s permission) his final email to the office. He most definitely served Nannies on Call proud! I believe I have served NOC proud […]

Ask the Nanny Expert Part 2

When you hire a nanny, you become an employer and we realize that this is a huge responsibility and can be a daunting title.  With the help of the agency staff, and an accountant, you will realize that there are resources available to you. You must follow the rules set out by Revenue Canada and […]

Ask the Nanny Expert Part 1

When you hire a nanny, you become an employer and we realize that this is a huge responsibility and can be a daunting title.  With the help of the agency staff, and an accountant, you will realize that there are resources available to you. You must follow the rules set out by Revenue Canada and […]

Awesome Summer Activities for Kids in Calgary

Visit a Little Free Library location and swap a gently used book. These brilliant doll house looking libraries are popping up all around Calgary! The concept: Leave a book or two you no longer want and take a book! Located in neighbourhoods all around Calgary, it’s a great way to get kids out and exploring […]

Ooey-Gooey CAMPFIRE CONES

These yummy treats are sure to be a hit this summer! What you’ll need: –       Sugar Cones –       Peanut Butter –       Mini Marshmallows –       Chocolate Chips –       Bananas –       Aluminum Foil

Community, Family and Child Studies

Krystal – Nanny of the Month Congratulations are in order to Krystal who began with Nannies on Call in 2012. She has been successfully placed by Nannies on Call on two occasions in two different cities – both Victoria and Calgary! Krystal is bubbly, confident and mature. Her past employers say that she is reliable, […]