Childcare is the action or skill of looking after children. It is the care of children by a day-care center, babysitter, or other providers while parents are working. Examples of Childcare Center Developments are family child care, day care centers, Head Start and Early Head Start, preschool programs, school care, vacation and summer child care, care in your home and family, friend, and neighbor care.
The benefits of day care are regular schedule and activities, academic advancement, behavior improvement, more robust immune system, social interaction, easier transition to grade school, and increased parent involvement. Tips when choosing the best care are asking for a commitment, do a policy check, drop by and spy, do the research, check references and ask about their accreditation.
To conclude, visit several centers and choose one that will best meet or exceed your child’s needs.