CHILD CARE OPTIONS
Center- based care : In child care centers, several adults care for one or ,more groups of children. Centers vary widely in their hours,their fees,and the ages of children they accept. They also differ in the activities,equipment, and play areas provided and in the training and experience of the staff.
THE COST OF SUBSITUTE CARE
The cost of children care can vary significantly depending on type and location.In major cities,families may pay $1,000 per month for a single toddler at a child care center. The age of child is also a factor. Care of infants and school-age children is typically higher than for preschoolers.