Information for Parents about Phillipsburg NJ Child Care

Parent Considerations for Daycare and Child Care in Phillipsburg

Child care Tips for Parents: Medication can be administered to your child at Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg NJ 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 Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg NJ do not administer during the hours when children are taking naps. Quality providers of child care in Phillipsburg NJ will have written emergency procedures that are practiced periodically (usually monthly). In addition, staff members will be certified in first aid and CPR. For Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg NJ 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 Phillipsburg 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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Corner Campus 
(908) 454-5536
908 Culkin Street, Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
Before visiting a Phillipsburg child care center, parents should make a checklist of all the items they would like to cover during the center tour. There is a checklist available in the Resources section of the ChildCare Smiles website. ...
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For Kids Only 
(908) 454-1104
535 High Street, Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
Phillipsburg child care centers and preschools offer many different learning approaches and combinations for parents to consider including Montessori, Play Based, Developmental and Teacher Led, Waldorf, Structured Learning with Play, Reggio Emilia and Piaget. ...
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Little Buddies Childcare & Preschool 
(908) 387-0076
140 3rd Avenue, Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
When you contact or visit a child care in Phillipsburg please keep in mind that the busiest time of the day are early morning, lunch/nap time and end of day. Call ahead to schedule a visit time. ...
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