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Choosing a High Quality Daycare

The state of childcare in the US has changed dramatically in recent decades. More children than ever are now spending part of their time in a daycare, preschool, or with a nanny. At the same time, parents are having a more difficult time childcare providers they trust. The days when most parents felt comfortable trusting a friendly neighbor or local teenager to watch their kids seem to be over.

It is not difficult to understand where this sense of wariness comes from. Several highly publicized scandals have shown all of us the importance of researching childcare options carefully. Children have been neglected and even badly abused by incompetent or malicious daycare workers. If you are looking into daycare for your children, you may want to keep the following tips in mind.

Tips for Checking Out Daycares

  • Stay organized. List all of the things you would like to see in a daycare center. Bring this list with you whenever you visit a new place. Do not feel bad about refusing to “settle.”
  • Make sure that every daycare center you consider is licensed with the state. Ask for documentation; do not simply take the workers’ word for it.
  • Do not be afraid to seem aggressive when interviewing workers. Make sure they know CPR, have experience working with children, and share your views on healthy childcare.
  • Check the home thoroughly for cleanliness, maintenance, and babyproofing. Observe the children enrolled in the center. Make sure they seem safe, comfortable, and happy.
  • Do not be afraid to trust your instincts. If a place simply gives you a bad feeling, it is okay to keep looking for a better facility.

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If your child has been injured by negligent daycare workers, contact Jacksonville daycare injury lawyer Don Guthrie, PA, at 904-296-1088.

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