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.

Making it All Up: Improv Theatre, “Team Challenge” 3-Part Series

with Second City veteran Piper Gillin

Aug 3 | Sep 7 | Oct 5 @ 630pm Eastern | For Kids and Families

Come to one or come to all, new tricks and games each class! The whole family is welcome to play.


Mindful Return: Becoming Calm, Confident, and Connected

with Lori Mihalich-Levin, Founder of Mindful Return

Oct 27 @ 1230pm Eastern | For Parents

This session will focus on developing a mindful mindset to help parents feel calm, confident, and connected in the workplace, managing personal and career aspirations with mindful boundaries, and elevating the diverse voices of the parent community.


Mindful Return: Developing Leaders

with Lori Mihalich-Levin, Founder of Mindful Return

Nov 17 @ 1230pm Eastern | For Leaders

This session is intended for managers, department chairs, and team leads. Topics that will be covered include examining the strengths and challenges of hybrid/remote strategies and how to implement the best balance for you and your team, how to identify and foster talent in the workplace, and supporting working parents as leaders.


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

What are you waiting for?