One of the biggest decisions in a parent’s life is to send their child to daycare. The anxiety of leaving your child under the supervision of strangers is entirely understandable. To alleviate the concern, you need to understand that you are making the right decision. Make sure you opt for the best daycare facility. Here are four essential factors you should consider when making such an important decision.

The Program

It is never too early to start age-appropriate learning, and your child can begin at a very young age. Therefore, when choosing a daycare facility, going through the program and the curriculum is essential. Make sure that the center you choose has age-appropriate programs and curriculums. Interact with the staff and ensure that what they teach is designed according to your child’s developmental stage.

The Environment

You must review the daycare’s environment as your child will spend most hours of the day in that facility. A warm and welcoming atmosphere will be attractive to children and be comfortable surroundings for them. The environment must give friendly vibes. Moreover, choose a daycare facility that is located at a safe location. Be sure to check whether the building and the equipment are maintained and secure.

The Staff and the Materials

The teachers and the other staff are a vital factor to consider when choosing a daycare center. It is important because your child will interact with these people daily. Make sure that the teachers are trained, verified in CPR, and have experience in dealing with children at the ages they are supervising.

Heaven’s Elect Christian Learning Center and Daycare is a Non-denominational Christian childcare center fully licensed by the state of Michigan. Our Midland daycare center has been serving the community since 2000. Please contact us at