Information for Parents about Stamford CT Child Care

Parent Considerations for Daycare and Child Care in Stamford

Child care Tips for Parents: Medication can be administered to your child at Stamford 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 Stamford CT 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 Stamford 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 Stamford CT do not administer during the hours when children are taking naps. Quality providers of child care in Stamford CT will have written emergency procedures that are practiced periodically (usually monthly). In addition, staff members will be certified in first aid and CPR. For Stamford 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 Stamford CT 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 Stamford 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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Mountain Top Day Care Center 
(203) 348-5605
40 Stillwater Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
Stamford 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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All About Kids 
(203) 323-4569
115 Waterbury Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
When you contact or visit a child care in Stamford 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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Creative Care Child Center 
(203) 359-2220
1231 Washington Boulevard, Stamford, CT  06902
Most Stamford child care centers provide hands-on, developmentally appropriate programs that foster a child's development in the areas of physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and language. This is particularly important to encourage children to become active learners. ...
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Titan Tots Preschool Day Nursery 
(203) 961-9211
126 Hamilton Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
Childcare centers in Stamford often provide a combined curriculum of developmental, play based, and teacher led learning approaches. They are primarily theme based, with an emphasis on play based learning and building a fun and meaningful curriculum around it. ...
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Brookdale Nursery School 
(203) 329-9945
20 Brookdale Road, Stamford, CT  06903
Infant child care in Stamford can be a great alternative for working parents. Some providers offer care for infants as early as six weeks of age and offer both full and half day infant care programs. ...
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William Pitt Child Development Center 
(203) 967-6960
195 Hillandale Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
When considering child care in Stamford, the child to adult ratio is an important measure because it potentially impacts the level of individual attention your child will receive. Lower child to adult ratios are preferable. ...
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Roxbury Community Nursery School 
(203) 968-0768
350 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT  06902
For child care in Stamford 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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Coretta King Day Care Center 
(203) 327-6590
977 Hope Street, Stamford, CT  06907
Infant child care in Stamford can be a great alternative for working parents. Some providers offer care for infants as early as six weeks of age and offer both full and half day infant care programs. ...
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St Ann's Nursery School 
(203) 348-5675
111 West North Street, Stamford, CT  06902
Many Stamford child care and daycare centers provide after school age care options. These programs can be very beneficial for assisting children to complete their homework and have great social interaction as well as physical exercise activities. ...
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Lathon Wider Child Development Center 
(203) 323-3286
137 Henry Street, Stamford, CT  06902
School age after school programs offer many opportunities for children to connect with others. When looking for child care in Stamford, parents should consider what sort of support is provided through after school programs at some daycare facilities and preschools. ...
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Baby Cottage 
(203) 329-7666
1109 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT  06905
Parents are welcome to bring cereal or other simple breakfast food for their child/children at many Stamford child care facilities and preschools; often they will gladly provide milk and a helping hand. ...
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Tender Loving Care Academy 
(203) 356-9813
256 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Stamford 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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