ERIC Number: ED066589
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Guidelines for Day Care Service.
Ford, Sally P., Ed.
This publication, which is an abridgement of "Child Welfare League of America Standards for Day Care Service" (ED 039 019), is intended for those interested in providing day care services for children who need care outside of their homes for some part of the day. Sections are: (1) The Day Care Agency, which includes guidelines for establishing and staffing an agency, finances and fees, and the agency's responsibilities, (2) A Total Service, which defines the purposes of day care, differentiates between group and family care, and discusses the parents' and agency's roles, (3) The Day Care Program, which discusses the staff/child ratio, role of adults, educational activities, and the health program, and (4) The Day Care Facility, which outlines standards concerning the location and indoor and outdoors facilities. A glossary of day care terms is appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Community Organizations, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Facility Requirements, Guidelines, Private Agencies, Public Agencies
Child Welfare League of America, Inc., 67 Irving Place, New York, New York 10003 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Child Welfare League of America, Inc., New York, NY.