Discover the different ways to book care with Daycare Owl.
On-Demand Care: Parents can book one-time spots on a hourly, daily, and weekly basis. This is ideal for parents who want flexible child care with no contracts.
Recurring Care: Get invoiced directly by daycare on a weekly basis or for one-time charges like deposits. Set-up auto pay and never miss a payment. Ideal for parents who have consistent recurring care on a full-time or part-time care.
|On-Demand Care||Recurring Care|
|No Contract||Contract with Daycare|
|Parents book spots through facility page||Parents get invoiced weekly by daycare|
|Spot availability not guaranteed||Spot guaranteed by contract|
|Online cancellation and refund through Daycare Owl||Cancellation and refund depends on daycare contract|
|Hourly, daily, weekly options||Part-time and full-time options|
|4.4% +.10¢ fee for card transactions||2.9% + .30¢ fee on card transaction fee|
|Price visible online||Price set with daycare|
|Automated receipts||Automated receipts|
|ACH not available||0.8% ACH fee|
|0 fees on cash and check transactions||0 fees on cash and check transactions|
|Auto-pay not available||Auto-pay available|
*Not all facilities offer cash and check option*
Fees, refunds, & cancellation policy
It is free for parents and providers to register with Daycare Owl. Daycare Owl charges a card fee of 4.4%+.10¢ for on-demand spots and 2.9%+.30¢ on invoiced payments. There is no charge for cash or check payments.