Benefits Offered


Benefits Providers Might Use to Describe Their Programs…

Accredited by the National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC

Affordable rates

Available for all ages of children, including infants, so parents don’t have to separate siblings

Care for mildly ill children so parents won’t have to miss work

Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or an advanced degree in early childhood education

Child-led curriculum with planned learning activities and weekly themes led by an experienced preschool teacher

Close interaction with parents, supportive of families

Close to state park/public swimming pool/playground

Close to client’s home

Computer learning games available

Computer program available for children 18 months and older

Enclosed yard for safe, fun outdoor activities

Energetic mother who loves children

Enrichment program in foreign language or another culture

Etiquette instruction that teaches manners

Flexible hours to meet a parent’s busy schedule

Former dance instructor/nurse/singer/actor/musician

Grandmother who has raised 11 of her own children

Home-cooked, nutritious meals served

Home environment where children feel safe and comfortable

Individual care and attention in a home-based program