Family Friendly Services

Onsite Mother's Lounge

AAGL provides a room for nursing mothers at the Ernst M. Morial Convention Center (ENMCC). Please stop at the Bootcamp Check-In Desk or the main Registration Desk for access and location. 

Childcare Services in New Orleans

AAGL does not provide onsite childcare at the Global Congress; however, below are local resources for your support.

Each of these resources below claim to conduct background checks and training for their childcare providers, however, it is up to the parent to verify this information with the childcare service. Childcare is provided in your hotel room, though several of the listed providers are familiar with local parks and entertainment options for children, with parent approval.

Disclaimer of Endorsement: Please note, information about childcare services is provided for the user’s convenience. AAGL does not endorse or recommend any company or service. Please contact the childcare service directly to make an informed decision for yourself. 

Destination Sitters

Provides reliable childcare or pet care in your hotel room. Pre-screened babysitters have had a background check, drug test, are reference-checked, and have First Aid and CPR certification.

Hello Sitter

An elite babysitting service in New Orleans offering childcare. All babysitters are CPR and First Aid certified, highly recommended, go through an interview process, and are college educated, working towards a degree, or are artists with at least 2 years of babysitting experience.

Savvy Sitters NOLA

Experienced and reliable childcare with sitters who have gone through background and reference checks, in person interviews and have the skills to provide top-notch care for your little ones.

  1. Sign up: Create an account. It's easy.
  2. Create a job: Caregivers will contact you within 3 days, guaranteed.
  3. Review profiles: Check out your candidates. Request background checks.
  4. Hire a caregiver: Interview, check references, and hire the one that works for you!
  5. Pay for your care: Make and track payments in the Payment Centers.


UrbanSitter is an app and website that’s making it easier than ever for families to find, book and pay trusted care for childcare or pet sitting.