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day care

The supervision of dependents during working hours. The goals of day care are to provide adequate, affordable care for young children or dependent adults, esp. while the primary caregivers are at work.
See also: care
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Consider the fact that in California, childcare subsidies can only be spent on daycare centers that fall at or below the 75th cost percentile--even though studies have demonstrated that you're only likely to get quality care above that percentile.
What matters is that both the daycare center and parents are willing to work things out with open communication.
After passing ABC's criteria for going undercover - no other way to get the information; no one put in danger; and no offense committed greater than the one being filmed - they sent people disguised as parents to 40 daycare centers. They settled on 15 moderately-priced centers to investigate undercover.
The baby daycare center targets the airport employees' children from two months old up to less than two years old.
The infant's mother dropped off her 10-month-old boy to Ortega's daycare center in the morning of the alleged incident, the records show.
Matched about 8,000 children in Saitama to daycare centers in just seconds
To a question, he said the centre particulary had been established so that the management of all daycare centers could be monitored in an effective way.
The existing daycare center must be fully operational during the expansion.
Police investigators in Montawal said the daycare center was razed to the ground, causing the loss of about P500,000 in property.
The rental units will feature such amenities as picturesque courtyards, a swimming pool, daycare center and covered parking.
Contract notice: residential and care center, daycare center, daycare center sint-pietersmolenwijk - new construction
She was speaking at the inauguration of daycare center at Govt College for Women, Baghbanpura, Principle of College Rubina Ahmed Farooqi, DPI Colleges Zahid Mian, Director Women Development Arshad Baig, teachers and a large number of students were also present on this occasion.