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Price of Great Child Care
You found a child care provider whose ability and reputation is trustworthy!
is kind, caring, loving and fun. In addition, your provider really knows
how to stimulate your
you don't like the rules in the child care contract. In your opinion, the
contract gives too many
days to the provider. Late fee charges are too severe and you know there
are providers who
less for services. You are thinking about forcing a few changes in the
child care contract to
accommodate your convenience and pocketbook. Before you take action, consider
A key to excellent child care performance is the happiness and contentment
of the provider.
Attempting to fore contract changes may lead to disharmony and reduce the
quality of your
The expense you put forth into child care is an investment in you child's
Sacrifice is part of parenting. Parental sacrifice may include scheduling
your vacation days
around your provider's schedule or paying a higher child care rate or late
fees in order to insure
your child will continue to receive the best care available!
The bite in the pocketbook is temporary. Your child will not stay little
forever. The necessity for
full-time child care is only for a few years.
Studies indicate the first three years of a child's life are the most formative
weigh your convenience and pocketbook against the happiness and well being
of your child. The
should weigh heavily in your child's favor.
this handy checklist!
Needs for My Child:
tender loving care
lots of fun!
crafts and planned preschool
a big yard/fenced in yard
a playroom full of toys
a safe and secure environment
nutritious meals and snacks
a home atmosphere