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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 121,278 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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Muniz Family Child Care

Muniz Family Child Care

Fontana, CA 92336-5634 | (909) 347-7684

We are known as Sierra Cove Child Care. Our goal is to provide a safe, fun, and clean environment. Daily voyages in language, math, balance, and fun. Infants to 12 years old are welcome. ...

SunShine Fida's Care

SunShine Fida's Care

Dracut, MA 01826 | (978) 397-2862

My Name is Fida Hi! I am an energetic female in excellent physical condition, who has raised two children while working full time, so I understand the need for DEPENDABLE child care. Friends describe me as a positive, kind, happy person. Throughou...

Deidre Watson

Deidre Watson

Fort Worth, TX 76112 | (817) 495-9263

Hello Parents,My name is Deidre Watson and let me start my saying thank you in advance for choosing me to care for you child and providing my services. I am highly experienced in the childcare field, I have more than 10 plus years in the providing ch...

Vicki Athmann

Vicki Athmann

Firestone, CO 80504 | (303) 506-8825

I am the owner of Busy Bee Preschool, an in-home Preschool located in Firestone. We are currently in our 14th year of operation.  We offer full and part day preschool programs.  Included in our tuition is preschool, snacks, lunch and enrichment cla...

Payne Family Childcare

Payne Family Childcare

Crestview, FL 32536 | (850) 830-1769

Payne Family Childcare Home is a Family Daycare Home in Crestview, FL, with a maximum capacity of 10 children. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.  Provider First Licensed on: 11/26/2018  &...

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