AIM is able to help with the cost of child care for invited participants with a limit of $500. Such costs must be above and beyond the regular dependent care.

To apply send a brief description of your circumstances to Hannah Brodie at

Please note that participants are responsible for arranging child care on their own. AIM does not make recommendations for child care providers.
The following are listed for your convenience in finding a sitter, temporary nanny, or drop-in day care.

Agencies with sitters for short-term care:

  sitter city

Day care providers in Pasadena that may have space for short-term care (contact them directly as early as possible):

  Children’s Center at Caltech

  Child Education Center

  Kids Klub

  Bright Horizons