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5 Warning Signs Your Child's Daycare Is Not Right for You

by Lindsay Hutton

You may think you've found the best daycare for your child, but are you sure? It's important to know what to look for in a quality daycare center, as well as signs that may indicate a potential problem. After all, if you can't be with your child during the day, don't you want to provide her with the best care possible?

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Disrespect for Your Concerns


Any issues or requests you have about your child's care should be addressed directly with the staff and manager of the center. If your concerns are dismissed or ignored, or if the staff becomes defensive or rude, it is a red flag that your child's care may be compromised while you are not there. Do not feel that you are being too picky or overprotective if you have questions for the staff. Your questions should be answered in an attentive and helpful manner.

Next: Frequent Staff Changes/Inadequate Coverage

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