Care.com offers a variety of membership options with varying costs for users. The basic membership allows users to create an account, post a job, view caregiver profiles, and access certain resources, but they need to upgrade to a paid version in order to message providers.
The standard paid version of Care.com includes messaging with a caregiver, hiring a caregiver, access to Care.com’s on-demand booking feature, and deals and discounts. The premium membership includes all the features of the basic membership plus the ability to contact caregivers directly, interview them, hire them, use Care.com’s on-demand booking feature and have unlimited criminal and motor vehicle checks as well as exclusive deals and discounts offered by Care.com
Furthermore, Care.com provides users with the option to purchase more in-depth background checks according to their policies.