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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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The day-care centers are spread over the city districts of Mitte and Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and are located in each of the districts Mitte, Wedding, Tiergarten, Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg.
Tahira also suggested the establishment of day-care centers to look after the children of working women and observed that the women can operate the day-care centers in better manner.
TACLOBAN CITY -- The mayor of Guiuan, the southernmost town of Eastern Samar province that was badly devastated by Supertyphoon Yolanda (international name: Haiyan) in 2013, is facing charges of plunder, graft and corruption at the Office of the Ombudsman for the alleged overprice of repair of 89 barangay halls and day-care centers amounting to P111.84 million.
(Party List, ABAMIN) will give employees of day-care centers the same privileges and rights that local public health workers are entitled to.
Diapering stations were present in all rooms where diapered children are present in 6 of 18 day care centers with high attack rates and in 15 of 21 day-care centers with low attack rates.
Premiums are up 10% to 30% for summer camps, day-care centers and nursery schools, but the price increase is more a function of the hard market, poor investment returns and other emerging risks, rather than the sexual abuse allegations.
Because of code requirements for day-care centers, Murphy had to take extra precautions on the day-care side.
According to the lawyers, Chibikko-En, operator of a chain of day-care centers, and Masamitsu Maekawa, president of the company, admitted that placing two babies in one bed had caused the accident and said they will stop the practice.
The homeless shelters, day-care centers, prison ministries, youth retreats and rape-counseling services of America would be lost without them.
As a result of "good intentions" and obedience to divine orders, untold suffering is inflicted on innocent, powerless children in many mainstream Christian homes, schools, and day-care centers. In them, the Christian message of love has been distorted and twisted into a most insidious form of cruelty: the hurting and damaging of children in the name of God.
There are no national standards for day-care centers, and most states fail to enforce even minimum health and safety regulations.
The commission saved a day-care center at the Monterey Presidio Annex, even though Monterey city officials pointed out that the remaining Defense Language Institute was already served by two other government day-care centers.