In home daycare is some daycare places that looks like a home than a center. It is called at home since this place is near or in the children neighbourhood. If there is a friend near the children home that offer to take care then it is also called as in home daycare. This kind of business starts to reach its popularity as one of career choices for many parents that prefer to stay at home and love to take care of children. It can be wonderful choices since we do not need to leave home but still can support family finance condition. That is why more people decide to run this business. Even in US, there are more in home daycare than the childcare centre. This is the real indication that home daycare is also popular along with centre care.
The homy situation makes many parents decide to put their children on in home daycare. There are several reasons that support this decision. Those are:
– Many parents that do not have a lot of money to hire a nanny for their child. They start to look for an alternative. This home daycare is cheaper than others. Beside that, it is offered a nice, warm and exactly the same situation at home.
– Many parents choose in home daycare since they cannot ask the help of family or relatives to take care of their children while they are working. It also results from parents that do not want to bother or including their relatives in child care.
However, everything always has the negative side. In home daycare also have this. Those are :
– There is no regulation that push this daycare places to have a license.
– Many of the owner or the one that responsible for in home daycare that have only a little background or even nothing at all of children’s education and development which should be a main concern.
– In home daycare do not have many staff since most of the day care provider run by the direct owner or with the help of any friends or relative. It means that it may close and we do not have any person to replace their work when they are sick.
In home daycare may have negative side that gives us worries but everything also have bad side right? If we can find the right home daycare the it can be the best place to leave our children while we are working. Good home daycare can provide a comfortable and safe environment for children. The expert on some studies also stated that it is a good place since the group often tend to be smaller than the daycare centre so that our children can have more attention and protection. In home daycare situation has also reduced the possibilities for children to be exposed to some kind of disease or illness.
The most important thing is considered is to find a good in home daycare places. We can do this by opening our minds that it is not regulated as other type of daycare so we have to actively involved to examine whether we already make the right choice. We can do the examination by checking our child’s condition on a regular basis. Not only that, we may take some of our busy time to drop by just to see the real daily situation of the in home daycare places. Just try to make it as a sudden visit so that we can see the real thing that may happen everyday in our child’s life on that daycare. It is even better to make an agreement with the owner whether we are possible to spend some time in the room with our beloved one. By doing this, we can see the method of the learning process that they use. Beside that we also possible to see the owner or staff caring method toward other children. Just try as much as possible to do some check on our chosen in home daycare to be sure that everything is fine.