Selecting an early childhood centre for your little one(s) can be quite a daunting task; here are a few tips to help with your selection.
Before your visit
Identify your priorities
Selecting a centre is about finding a centre that best fits the needs of your child(ren) and family, as well as your lifestyle. Do you want a centre that is close to your home/workplace or has extended hours or perhaps serves lunch?Record your priorities in a list, this list will be a useful resource during your call and visit.
Set your budget
Prices vary among early childhood centres, setting budget helps parents narrow their search and focus their energy on a few centres.
Call to arrange a visit
During your initial call this would be a good time to discuss some of the items on your priorities list, such as hours of operations.