NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips

Infant Care

Scope Note: 
Nurturant care to meet the physical, mental, emotional, and social needs of young children from birth to about 24 months of age -- encompasses a variety of care settings, such as day care centers, family day care homes, the child's own home, foster homes, hospitals, and other establishments
Category: Social Processes and Structures
Related Terms
Caregiver Child Relationship
Caregiver Training
Child Care
Child Care Centers
Child Care Occupations
Child Caregivers
Child Health
Child Rearing
Infant Behavior
Infant Mortality
Parent Caregiver Relationship
Parent Child Relationship
Parenting Skills
Premature Infants
Added to ERIC: 7/26/1994