Childcare for changing shifts

Childcare for changing shifts

  • What to Ask a Vegetarian or Vegan Child Care Centre if You Eat Meat

    These days, more and more childcare centres are turning to plant-based menus. That's great for parents who already feed their children vegetarian and vegan diets, but what if you're a meat-eating family? If you've found a centre that offers an outstanding quality of care, you may not want to turn it down simply because meat is off the menu. Of course, that won't stop you from feeling dubious. If you're on the fence about sending your child to a plant-based childcare environment, here are three reassuring questions to ask the centre leaders.

  • A Guide on Family Day Care Centres

    As a parent, you may be in a dilemma to determine whom to leave your child with or where to leave your child as you go to work. Although modern workplaces have a day care section, you may not be very comfortable juggling between work and child care. On the other hand, relatives may not be very reliable.  In such circumstances, the best decision would be to enrol your child in a day care centre.

  • How to Get the Most Out of Your Child's Kindergarten Learning Program

    When your child starts school, it is easy to feel like you are out of the loop. They go to school, interact with teachers and classmates, come home and talk about it. There are many ways that you can get back in the loop and provide a better education for your child in the process. Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your child's kindergarten learning program.

  • Sending Your Kid to Daycare: 2 Ways of Preparing Yourself

    If you are bringing up your first child, you may find that the process can be exciting but also scary. From time to time, it is completely normal to question if you are a good parent or not. Of course, every parent wants to do their very best for their child, so sometimes making big decisions such as if you should send them to a daycare centre can be difficult. The idea of leaving your child is someone else's hands might fill you with anxiety.

  • Understanding the Elements Influencing Quality in Childcare Facilities

    Childcare in a formal facility is beneficial for both the children and working parents. For instance, this type of institution is inexpensive compared to alternatives such as nannies. Also, the centre provides care to multiple kids which means your child will get an opportunity to socialise. Moreover, the structured and predictable programs ensure stability for the family. On the other hand, you should note that the potential benefits will depend on the specific childcare facility selected.

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    Childcare for changing shifts

    We have the trickiest time finding childcare for our baby, as we both do shift work. My husband is a police officer, and I'm a doctor, so we always seem to struggling to get someone to look after our son when we are at work at nights. We want to know that he is being loved and cared for even when we are not there. Luckily we have a great childcare service that is flexible, and sometimes we can leave our son longer if we need to work later or if emergencies arise. This blog is about juggling childcare for shift workers.