Childcare

Finding the right childcare is a big deal, and it's no wonder -- is there anything more important than your child? Here you'll learn about the various types of child care, get advice on which is right for your situation, and find information to help you find the right person to take care of your toddler or preschooler.

Most Recent

North Carolina Health Officials Report COVID-19 Clusters at Daycare Centers

The CDC outlined measures for daycare centers to safely reopen, specifying that sick children should stay home and urging providers to have plans in place for how to respond to outbreaks.
Read More

Is It Safe to Send My Child Back to Daycare During COVID-19?

Daycares are reopening in states across the country and likely near you. But are they safe as COVID-19 cases still exist? Here’s what you need to know about the safety measures daycares are taking to protect your children.
Read More

How We Pulled Off the Perfect Nanny Share

I bumped into my pregnant neighbor while waiting to get an ultrasound and we decided to try a nanny share on a whim. Here are a few key takeaways from our successful nanny share that may help you.
Read More

Too Much Screen Time Is a Systemic Problem for Parents Struggling with Child Care

Research shows screen time increases threefold in the first three years of life and the lack of affordable child care may be to blame. 
Read More

10 Tips From a Teenage Babysitter

Just because you're paying them to care for your kids doesn't mean you don't have a job to do, too. Consider this a crash course in teen babysitter etiquette.
Read More

More Childcare

Childcare and Working Parents: The Juggle Is Real

You can’t afford spiraling child-care costs, but you can’t afford not to work. Either way, you have no financial safety net. You’re scared, mad, and second-guessing your choices. We hear you.
Read More

How to Find Child Care for Special-Needs Kids

Advice on how to make sure your special-needs child has the right care experience.
Read More

Police Investigating Viral Video of Daycare Worker Pulling 3-Year-Old Girl's Hair

Amyra Wilson's parents only learned what happened to their daughter after disturbing footage of the alleged abuse was leaked to the public.