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Chicago Daycare

Whether you’re going back to work after your maternity leave or you just want your child to have more socialization with other kids, daycare is a great choice for many families.

 

But how do you start your search? Find Chicago daycare providers that meet the criteria you’re looking for in our School & Daycare Directory, read articles about other parents’ daycare experiences and check out the Discussion Forum to post your childcare questions.

7 ways daycare changed our lives for the better
Truth be told, I’m the last person who wanted to put her child in daycare. When my son was born, we had a full-time nanny. When he was 18 months old, we found ourselves needing a new child care arrang...
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What to look for in a childcare center or daycare
As a parent/guardian your number one goal is to protect and enrich your child. We’re constantly tasked with ways of enhancing that experience, and for those of us with the Internet at our fingertips –...
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Key safety questions to ask your childcare provider
There are so many factors that are important when choosing the right child care provider, but above all else we want our children cared for in a safe environment. Kids in Danger (KID) has pulled toget...
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Discussions

Choochoo Chicago?

Hi - has anyone from here sent their children to this daycare? We are potentially looking for a change from our current daycare (for a 2yo) and this is one on the list, but I can't find much from current/previous families on their experiences.  I'm hoping to understand what you loved and what y...

Babysitting Service

We have had a number last minute cancellations (within 24 hours) with various individual babysitters lately (we have like 3 on rotation plus our nanny). Does anyone have a babysitting service (I’m thinking like babysitters club service) that can just deploy another sitter if one cancels last minute?...

British toddler program

Does anyone have a perspective on the British LP toddler program (15-23 months)? Thanks  ...

LPP vs. British LP (BISC)

Hi all -   We are debating between sending our child to either British LP or LPP when they reach about 16 months. We have read good things about each school on this forum.    For those who have experience with these schools, how would you describe the pros/cons of each? Which wou...

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Truth be told, I’m the last person who wanted to put her child in daycare. When my son was born, we had a full-time nanny. When he was 18 months old, we found ourselves needing a new child care arrangement, and my husband suggested daycare so our son would have more socialization and learning activi...

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