Komae Welcomes NYU

Komae is a cooperative childcare community that provides a flexible care management option for working parents. 

Get Started

1. Click through the ‘How-To’ Guide below.
2. Download Komae.
3. Join the NYU Group.

Video Tutorial for Families

Watch this video with our CEO, Erin Beck, to learn how Komae is partnering with the NYU community to bring you and your colleagues cooperative childcare.

How-To Guide

On Komae, parents swap ‘Komae Points’ as a way to manage and coordinate care for their children within a trusted network (like a great big babysitting co-op).

How to Get Komae Points

Join Komae and get 20 points (free!) to start.
Earn points when you sit for another family.
• Use your code “NYUFAM” to get extra points for just $5/point.

Each point is ~ an hour. Use your points for care for you!

More questions?  Check Komae’s FAQ or contact us.

Upcoming Events For NYU

The journey of parenthood is meant to be shared. Join fellow working parents to discuss deeply, family together, and feel like the awesome parent you are

Free Tickets With Your Access Code

Use your code “NYUFAM” to attend all events free.

The Optimist’s Guide to Thriving as a Dual Career Couple

with career coach Heather Ainsworth of Workable Concept

Feb 14 | For Parents and Caregivers

Did you know there are three critical transitions that all dual-career couples face? How do we see and share emotional labor with our partner? Join for a discussion on thriving as our own best advocates in our relationships and our workplace.


Mindful Return: Finding the Fair Play in Your Relationships

with Lori Mihalich-Levin, Founder of Mindful Return

Mar 17 | For Parents and Caregivers

This session will focus on strategies for equitable division of time, labor, and energy in our relationships at home, particularly in how to define the “fair play” between adults caring for a home and family.


Who would you love to meet? Request or refer a speaker or artist here.

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