child care

It’s Time to Invest in Yourself!

Family child care is the caring profession. As a family child care provider, you care for your own children, your spouse, and the children from other families. Think of all the many children you’ve cared for in the past and… Read More ›

How to Compete Against Child Care Centers

A new child care center just opened in your neighborhood. It offers care for a hundred children (toddlers through school-age) and has a well-equipped playground, a van to transport children, and sparkling classrooms with bright furniture and plenty of toys…. Read More ›

How to Raise Your Rates

“Will parents still like me if I charge more?” That’s the fear of some family child care providers who are reluctant to raise their rates. These providers keep their rates unchanged so they will never have to deal with the… Read More ›