day centre

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day centre

A facility in the UK run by social services, a healthcare organisation or a voluntary organisation, which provides care, mental stimulation and activities for individuals who need support during the day, and which also provides respite for the individual’s carer(s).
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Charges for transport are to go up by one-third to pounds 1 per journey and charges for day-care centres are to rise by almost one-third to pounds 2.
ISLAMABAD, June 01, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The shortage of day-care centres in twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad is causing immense inconvenience to workingwomen and in some cases, they have no choice but to quit their jobs for the sake of care of their children.