Childcare providers are the unsung heroes of childhood. With the majority of parents in the workforce, they are a significant link in the economic and social well being of our society. Caring for young children in a responsible and responsive manner demands many skills and abilities- compassion, knowledge, organization, and patience.
In recognition of the necessity of high quality childcare, there are many educational and government organizations which support childcare providers.
Learn how to access both local and national resources through these pages:
Business of Professional Childcare
Health, Development, and Nutrition
Children’s Activity Ideas for Childcare