*Are meals and snacks provided by the child care?
*Are the foods nutritious and "home cooked"?
*Is a menu posted?
*Do you have adequate storage for breast milk?
*Does the center allow for special needs diets?
*How are the children disciplined?
*How is potty training handled?
*Are the children given lots of love and encouragement?
*How does the staff interact with children?
*Does the center have an outdoor playground?
*Are there personal cribs for infants?
*Are there separate rooms for each age group?
*If there smoking on facility premises?
*Are animals allowed on facility premises?
*Are there provisions for children with special needs?
*What toys are available and are in they in good condition/up to date?
*Is the center clean and well-kept?
*What is the sick/incident policy?
*Are immunizations required?
*What is the policy for administrating medication?
*What is the plan for emergency situations?
*Are there restrictions on who may pick up my child?
*Are parents called when a child does not show up at the appropriate time?
*Does the playground equipment meet safety standards?
*Are there first aid kits?
*Are there smoke detectors and marked fire exits?
*Do the safety gates work?
*Does the center(inside and out) look safe?
*How often are the toys washed?
*What is used to sanitize?
*Do caregivers wear gloves at the appropriate times?
*Do caregivers was hands?
*Are children taught to wash their hands before eating and after using the toilet?
*Is soap and paper towels provided in each classroom?
Registration and Fees:
*How do I register my child?
*How do I reserve a space for my child if I am pregnant or need future care?
*What are the child care enrollment fees?
*What is the tuition rates and what day to I pay?
*Do you accept any kind of financial aid?
*Are their sibling discounts?
*Are there extra charges for late payments, late pick ups, etc?
*Is vacation offered?
*Do I still pay if my child was scheduled but become ill?