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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 130,340 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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Colemans art based Childcare Colemans art based Childcare

Houston, TX 77045 | (832) 472-5703

Holder of Masters Degree in Child & Family Development Graduate of class of 2015 of Texas Southern University Lincensed Family Childcare Provider Free meal plan drop off and pickup upon request Scheduled learning sessions will accept NCI ...

Ms.Becky's Family Daycare Ms.Becky's Family Daycare

Belalton, MD 20611 | (301) 643-4995

I offer a caring and loving environment for your child. Preschool curriculum is followed daily for the developing minds. Before and after care offered. Zoned for Walter J. Mitchell Elementary School. ...

Whimsy Kids Preschool & Childcare, LLC Whimsy Kids Preschool & Childcare, LLC

Erie, CO 80516 | (303) 317-6625

Thanks for checking out Whimsy Kids! I have a great school area in my basement with plenty of activities for all ages. I also have a large backyard with many toys, water, sand and fun for kids. ...

Sammy's Daycare Sammy's Daycare

Marriotsville, MD 21104 | (859) 707-0224

HI, my name is Hena, and I have just opened up my Family daycare.I am fully trained in my Early Childhood Education, First Aid,CPR,Medical Administration,etc. I love kids and have two little ones of my own,so Im no stranger to taking care of little o...

Evanthia Makris Evanthia Makris

Chicago, IL 60634 | (773) 988-5886

My name is Evanthia and I am the owner of Early Milestones home daycare. My home is located in the quiet neighborhood of Dunning in Chicago, walking distance from O.A. Thorp Scholastic Academy, the Smyser Primary Center and St. Pascal School. I have ...

Little People Daycare Little People Daycare

Hays, KS 67601 | (785) 324-2236

DCF Provider Food Program Preschool Curriculm CPR/First Aid Certified I have an Associates in Early Childhood - will have bachelors in May 7 years licensed provider Library Activities Daily Outings 130.00 week infants to 18 months 125.00 week 18 mont...

Crystal Whitson In-Home child care Crystal Whitson In-Home child care

Sayre, OK 73662 | (580) 729-1682

In-home childcare available for all ages.. Monday through Friday from 7:30a.m.-5:00p.m. Rates vary depending on ages.. Activities include reading time, puzzles, coloring, lots of free play, learning through play, yoga, outside free play.....

Pooh's Childcare & Preschool Pooh's Childcare & Preschool

West Sacramento, CA 95691-4939 | (916) 372-5917

I thank you in advance for inquiring about my program. I have been in the childcare business since January 2000. I have been caring for children at a very young age. I love what I do for my community and surrounding areas. Please come visit us to app...

Building Blocks Daycare Building Blocks Daycare

Lochbuie, CO 80603 | (720) 209-2693

Licensed home daycare in Lochbuie/Brighton. Large fenced in back yard that has play structures for children of all ages! The main area of our home is dedicated to the daycare with a large playroom. I am CPR, First Aid, safe sleep, and Bloodborne...

Our House Learning Center Our House Learning Center

Winston Salem, NC 27105 | (336) 893-7067

My name is Nikki Harrington.I am a new home daycare servicing Winston Salem,NC and surrounding counties. My rates are reasonable and I am an experience childcare provider. ...

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