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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,761
Posted By cadaycare
Wow! Thanks for the great advice. I will...

Wow! Thanks for the great advice. I will definitely keep this in mind. It sounds like you really know what you're doing!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-29-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,761
Posted By cadaycare
Red face Naptime questions

Hi -
I plan to get my license and I'm expecting 'infants' (in CA this is any child under age 2) because there seems to be more demand. I was wondering, how does everyone get a number of children to...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 04-24-2009, 08:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,152
Posted By cadaycare
provider child ratio

Hi -
I know laws are different in each state. In CA, there can only be 4 infants to 1 provider. In CA, any child under the age of 2 is considered an iinfant. Older kids, I believe it's 8:1. Just...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-24-2009, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,209
Posted By cadaycare
How to handle dr. appts., etc

Hi -
I am starting an in home daycare this summer and I keep thinking of questions. Here's the latest: In the event that I, or my son (14 mo. old) need to go to a doctor appt. like pediatrician,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-24-2009, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,622
Posted By cadaycare
Definitely contact a CPA. If you don't have one...

Definitely contact a CPA. If you don't have one who does your taxes personally, ask a friend. You would most likely get the best advice this way.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2009, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,965
Posted By cadaycare
I don't know exactly what class 2 is (I'm a...

I don't know exactly what class 2 is (I'm a newbie in CA). But here, you must live in the house (rent or own) to be a provider for an in home daycare. If you don't live in the house I believe it's...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2009, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,867
Posted By cadaycare
child ratio

Hi-
I know in CA the ratio is 4 'infants' to 1 provider. In CA, any child under the age of 2 is considered an infant. It's really different for every state though.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2009, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,118
Posted By cadaycare
Hi - I agree with the attachment parenting...

Hi -
I agree with the attachment parenting technique. I can imagine the baby could be feeling insecure b/c she'e away from her parents. If you carry her around in one of the before mentioned...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,380
Posted By cadaycare
Hi Denise- I'm interested in starting an in...

Hi Denise-
I'm interested in starting an in home daycare myself. I live in CA, so I've done a lot of research for my state. I do think the others are correct in saying that because you don't live...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,749
Posted By cadaycare
Question Starting new in home daycare...lots of questions

Hi everyone -
I plan to start my in home daycare come summer. I have a 14 mo. old and I want to provide care for no more than 3 others. I've been reading a lot of the threads on this site (which...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-13-2009, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,228
Posted By cadaycare
Wink Preparing to start home daycare

Hello -
I live in CA, and I'm getting ready to start my own daycare. I have done a good amount of research so far, but I have so many questions.
Does anyone know if the children have to eat,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-13-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,052
Posted By cadaycare
response to Newbie

Hi Ashley -
I'm getting started myself, so I don't know much but I've done a lot of research. For one thing, each state had different laws. Next, I am in CA and one can run a small daycare out of...