Information for Parents about Grants Pass OR Child Care

Parent Considerations for Daycare and Child Care in Grants Pass

Child care Tips for Parents: Medication can be administered to your child at Grants Pass child care centers however there are strict guidelines that parents must follow. Prescription medication must be in the original container with an unaltered label and have your child's name clearly identified on the label. A Medical Release Form will typically need to be completed that provides details of all medications, dosage and times to be given. Preschools and providers of child care in Grants Pass OR will only administer "Over the Counter" medication with a doctor's note. Medications must be given directly to the preschool or daycare personnel, and do not leave medication in your child's lunch box or classroom. You should also check with your Grants Pass child care provider to determine the hours during which they will be able to administer medications. For example some providers of daycare and child care in Grants Pass OR do not administer during the hours when children are taking naps. Quality providers of child care in Grants Pass OR will have written emergency procedures that are practiced periodically (usually monthly). In addition, staff members will be certified in first aid and CPR. For Grants Pass child care centers, teachers discuss emergency preparedness with children on a regular basis. For example they will discuss fire drills, what they will hear, and what they are expected to do. Daycare emergency drills may be carried out on both an informed and surprise basis to ensure that everyone is adequately prepared. Providers of child care in Grants Pass OR may require that parents provide an emergency kit for their children. Usually these kits will are due on your child's first day of daycare, and will need to be updated yearly. Each Grants Pass daycare will have different requirements for the contents of the emergency kit. Examples of the contents include: bottled water, granola bars (not chocolate), Kleenex, an index card with your child's contact information and emergency contacts.
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Southern Oregon Head Start 
(541) 471-3450
223 Se M Street, Grants Pass, OR  97526
When seeking child care in Grants Pass you should ensure that the provider is licensed and will provide the license number. Preschools are licensed for a specific capacity. ...
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Kid's Kastle Day Care Center 
(541) 479-2257
1117 Sw Greenwood Avenue, Grants Pass, OR  97526
There are many ways a parent can search for child care in Grants Pass including finding daycare centers or preschools that are close to work, school or home. Be sure to ask about parking at the center. ...
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Gilbert Creek Child Development Center 
(541) 474-5495
1021 Nw Highland Avenue, Grants Pass, OR  97526
Some centers offer potty training, however an extra fee may be involved. For local Grants Pass child care centers, parents should ask about potty training requirements and whether children who are not potty-trained will be accommodated. ...
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Little Sprouts Preschool 
(541) 471-1628
740 Ne 8th Street, Grants Pass, OR  97526
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Grants Pass child care centers and preschools. Some of these include sign in/out sheets, automatic locking doors with key code access, security cameras and background checks for staff. ...
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St Paul's Lutheran School Preschool 
(541) 476-2565
865 Nw 5th Street, Grants Pass, OR  97526
If your child is enrolling in a Grants Pass childcare center, along with required medical records and registration and material fees, parents submit completed information and permission forms provided in an enrollment package. ...
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Grace Pre School 
(541) 472-1388
1951 Redwood Avenue, Grants Pass, OR  97527
For child care in Grants Pass it is important to ensure that your child will be receiving an organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, clean and safe environment, and teachers who are experienced. ...
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Dandelion Love Preschool & Child Care 
(541) 474-6704
1278 Darneille Lane, Grants Pass, OR  97527
Childcare programs in Grants Pass are designed to connect with each child on many levels. The foundation of a child's learning is not only preparation for kindergarten, but also for life. Many strive to balance a school program with age appropriate play, teacher support and environment. ...
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