Home Child Care Types

Kim Saunders

Family Child Care Homes

Private child care services offered by individuals in their own home.These individuals usually enroll 3 to 8 children of varying ages. The age range is usually 6 weeks to 12 years of age. Usually these child care homes will give the parent and more flexible schedule of hours of operation.

In Home Child Care

Some parents employ an in home child care provider into their own homes. These Nannies sometimes live with the family and receive free rent and food as a part of their wages. Other nannies may live separately and drive to the child's home. Another option is an Au Pair. An Au Pair is a person who comes from one country to live with a family in another country. They exchange housework and childcare for room and board.


Gladys Home Child Care

Home Away From Home Child Care

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