Choosing a daycare for your baby is an important element of your parenting plans. Here you'll learn about what makes a great daycare and how to pick the right one for you and your baby.

Starting a Family Day Care

Want to stay at home with your kids and earn an income?

Day-Care Illnesses

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, Is it normal that my baby keeps getting sick at day care?

Child Care: Day Care Safety Checklist

What to look for when visiting prospective day care centers and family day care homes.

What Makes a Great Daycare

An insider's guide to choosing a high-quality program for your child.

Interview Questions for Day Care

When meeting with day care directors or caregivers, don't be afraid to ask as many questions as you need to in order to feel comfortable. It's a good idea to have a written list with you so that you don't forget a key query.

Get Ready for Day Care

Is your 1-year-old ready to leave home? Here's how to find the right place at the right time.

Day Care and Babies With Special Needs

If you have a baby with special needs, you'll need to find a day-care center that you can completely trust with your child. Here are some tips for finding the perfect child care.

Child Care: Tips for Choosing a Good Day Care Center

Ready to choose a day care center? Watch for tips to help you choose the best one.

Child Care: How to Find a Family Day Care Center

Looking for a family day care center? Learn how to choose the best family day care center for your baby.

Mom Whose Baby Died at Daycare Is Making a Difference--And You Can Help

Her loss is unimaginable, but her action is beyond commendable.

Ready for This? Child Care Costs More Than College Now!

A new report reveals the truly desperate state of child care in this country.

Daycare Costs More Than Rent for Many Families

The crazy cost of daycare may explain why more moms are staying home.

Mom Catches Daycare Worker Breastfeeding Her 3-Month-Old on Surveillance Video

After this mama specifically said she didn't want a teacher to nurse her son, she was shocked to see her wishes were ignored.

No Charges to Be Filed Against Daycare Worker Who Breastfed Baby Against Mom's Wishes

Apparently this mama's nightmare is over, but not in the way she'd hoped.

The ABCs of Daycare

Is it time to start thinking about daycare? Check out our list of the ups and downs of various childcare options including family daycares, daycare centers and au pairs.

Will the U.S. Finally Provide Affordable Childcare?

The proposed CARE Act would provide quality, subsidized childcare for low-income families.

This Single Mom Told Her Professor Why She Missed Class, and Her Response Is Going Viral

Morgan King missed class when she couldn't find child care for her young daughter, and her professor's response was the best.