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Parents agonize over the decision to leave their child in another person's care when they go to work. Thousands of choices for child care abound from preschools to institutional day care facilities. A more intimate option is a home daycare, also called family daycare. These take place inside homes rather than businesses, and more closely resemble play groups of other young children from the surrounding neighborhood. Unlike commercial centers or preschools, home child care offers a smaller child to "teacher" ratio, enabling each child to receive the highest level of care possible without his parents. has a listing of over 139,209 home daycares, with about 10 new providers added to our database daily. Feel free to use the Home Daycare Search box on the page to find the perfect child care solution for you!

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When researching whether to place a child with a home daycare, the parents should check their state's guidelines governing the licensing of family daycare providers. Not all states require the providers to hold a license, and some states only require a license for providers caring for six or more children. Looking into the state's regulations and then following up by researching the credentials of the home child care provider will ensure the safety of the child.


Parents should also know that many family daycare providers participate in state subsidies program which can make paying for the cost easier for those short on funds. Find out more information about covering the costs of preschool or early child care by reading both articles: Child Care Assistance Programs and Appy for Child Care Assistance.

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Lissandra Lara Family Day Care Home Lissandra Lara Family Day Care Home

Miami, FL 33189 | (786) 908-6264

Un lugar lleno de alegría,entusiamo y mucho amor hacia los niños.Personal muy bien preparado,capacitado y con gran experiencia,si visitas mi day care a tu niño dejarás. A place full joy enthusiasm and love towards Children.Very...

Rhonda Johnson (Johnson Creative Playroom) Rhonda Johnson (Johnson Creative Playroom)

Longs, SC 8433990978 | (843) 399-0978

DSS Registered Family Child Care providing excellent care where children and families are respected and treated like individuals. Warm, loving and nurturing environment so each child has the opportunity to explore and thrive. ...

Lasting Connections LLC Lasting Connections LLC

Laramie, WY 82070 | (307) 871-6698

My name is Kayla Winslow. I am 28 years of age. I use to work at Basic Beginnings for six years before deciding to start my own home child care. I have worked with infants and toddlers ranging from 2 months to 6 years of age. I have two daughters of ...

Alaska Smart Start Kids Alaska Smart Start Kids

Wasilla, AK 99654 | (907) 317-0032

A loving, caring, nurturing, learning environment that is located off of Seward Meridian Parkway near Sears with easy access on and off the highway we are situated on 2 acres with lots of area to run and play safely. We have lots of climb on equipmen...

Santos-Hubert Deanna Santos-Hubert Deanna

Lakewood, WA 98498 | (808) 291-8042

Dee's Busy Bee's a licensed home child care located in Lakewood within MINUTES of North Fort JBLM. Our safe hive for learning is dedicated to providing an encouraging and nurturing environment.  Your child's health and well-being is our to...

Ms. Crystal's Childcare for Kids Ms. Crystal's Childcare for Kids

Waldorf, MD 20602 | (240) 434-5108

Great, fun, and energetic childcare located in Waldorf! I currently transport to Aurthur Middleton Elementary School, Neal Elementary School and Head Start located in the Health Partner Building. The kids have two great rooms dedicated to fun and l...

Karis Family Daycare Karis Family Daycare

Glendale, CA 91206 | (617) 529-2742

Brand-new home daycare near downtown Glendale is now enrolling ages 2-4! $325/week, includes diapers/potty training and food/snacks.  Part-time spots available!  Run by an experienced mother-daughter team.  We are excited to grow our program! ...

Tiny treasure child care Tiny treasure child care

Concord, CA 94518 | (925) 286-4736

I have been working in private daycares since 1986 the director of YMCA's after school program in Concord, CA for the past 15 years. I live on the border of Walnut Creek and Concord and have had my own at home child care since 2010. Tiny Treasure...

Mary Thompson ( G's Place) Mary Thompson ( G's Place)

Lexington, SC 29073 | (803) 530-2438

I am currently working in the medical field and have been for 28 yrs. my goal is to retired and start my child care Jan 1st, 2017. I have a 9 mth old granddaughter I will be keeping and will have a couple openings. I have raised two children and now ...

Bright Beginning Home Daycare Bright Beginning Home Daycare

South Holland, IL 7085157396 | (708) 515-7396

Bright Beginning Home Daycare is committed to providing your child or children with a stimulating environment that is safe and developmentally appropriate. We will be a “Home Away from Home” where you child or children can learn and develop at hi...

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