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ERIC Number: ED362316
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-May
Pages: 174
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
The 1993 Family Day Care Licensing Study. Family Day Care Advocacy Project.
Children's Foundation, Washington, DC.
This study contains the results of a nationwide survey of state regulatory agencies conducted to update family day care licensing information gathered in 1992. Following a list of definitions for terms used in the study and a brief overview of each state's regulatory requirements for small and large family day care providers, the main section provides a two- to five-page entry for each state and the District of Columbia. Each entry provides the following information: (1) number of day care homes; (2) regulations and requirements; (3) training and orientation; (4) provider qualifications; (5) complaint procedure; (6) discipline policy; (7) immunization policy; (8) nutrition policy; (9) smoking policy; (10) emergency medical consent policy; (11) infant care programs; (12) sick child care programs; (13) special needs care programs; (14) before and after school programs; (15) national life safety fire code; (16) zoning; (17) available resources; (18) local contact; and (19) pending legislation. Each entry also provides the name, address, and telephone number of the official who supplied the information. (MDM)
Children's Foundation, 725 Fifteenth Street, N.W., Suite 505, Washington, DC 20005-2109 ($22, plus $3.30 shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Children's Foundation, Washington, DC.