Factors to consider when choosing quality child care
We know quality comes first in your search for quality child care, preschool, and school-age care. You want your child to have a safe, supportive and enriching environment, and programs like Indiana’s Paths to QUALITY™ system can help you understand what quality means. Additionally, you should consider other factors, including your child’s age and personality, where you live or work, program philosophies and cost in finding care.
High-quality child care providers can come in many shapes and sizes. Take a step back to think about what type of care will best fit your needs and the needs of your child. Consider these characteristics: