Rhonda Ruark - Baltimore MD Registered Family Child Care Home

Colchester Road, Baltimore MD 21229
(410) 646-7342

About the Provider

Description: Rhonda Ruark is a Registered Family Child Care Home in Baltimore MD, with a maximum capacity of 8 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years. The provider may also participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information:


Welcome to Rhonda’s Lil’ Hands 

(Infant/Toddler and Preschool Program) Daycare. I am a childcare provider, who has been operating since 2010. I also worked for a daycare center after I graduated from high school for 5 years.     

Rhonda's Lil' Hands is a place to make New Friends, Learn, Play, Explore and most of all having Lots of Fun with everyone. My Daycare is your child's Home away from Home.


About Us:

   *I am a licensed Home Day Care. #03-157735

    *I am a member of the USDA food program.

    *I am NAFCC Accredited.

    *I am a Credentialed Provider.

    *I am a Maryland EXCELS participant.

    *I am CPR, AED and First Aid certified.

    *I am required by the MSDE to complete 12 hours of in-service training per year. 

     *I am allowed (according to MSDE licensing) to have up to 8 children under 12

      Up to 6 children may be under the age of 12, of which

    Up to 2 children may be under 24 months of age.

    (Please note, my own children are included in this count.)

   ** I do have 3 INDOOR cats that are very friendly with children**


My child care program is semi-structured with individual activities, group activities,

supervised-free time, and supervised outdoor play. Many of these daily activities will

focus on early learning skills such as letters, numbers, colors, and shapes, as well as

manners, dressing one-self, and helping around the house in age-appropriate activities.                           

 Our day begins upon arrival of the first child and ends upon departure of the last child each day.Children will be encouraged, but will never be forced to participate in any activity. All Outdoor activities are always (Weather Permitting) things change often do to the weather. We also do daily outings including parks, field trips, grocery stores and shopping malls.


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Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 8
  • License Number: 157735
  • Age Range: 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations NAFCC
  • Rate Range $15/day-$300/wk
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips
  • Schools Served: Violetville Elementary/Middle
  • District Office: Region 2 - Baltimore City
  • District Office Phone: 410-554-8300 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Providers in ZIP Code 21229