Discovery Point Blog

May 24, 2017

How Development Is Impacted By Child Care

Every parent worries about the healthy development of their child, both physically and emotionally. It can be a very trying experience for a parent to decide what is best for them and their child. There are several factors when deciding what the right course of action is. While most people would love to be stay at home parents, and sometimes that is possible, it is not always a viable option due to income and cost of living. Sometimes, though, it is a good idea to enroll your child in a care center to help them develop properly in a dedicated environment.

There are numerous ways your child’s development is impacted by their day-to-day interactions at child care. For instance, they can grow physically through the proper nutrition provided by the child care center. Mentally, they are taught through many forms of education. Socially, they will be around children their own age who they will have the chance to talk to, play games with, and help each other grow.

When choosing care for your child, you need to consider your options of what you want in a child care facility. Make sure you recognize some of the important factors that can play a role in the development of your children. Consider the following factors:

  • Child-to-teacher ratio
  • Recognition in the community
  • Curriculum
  • Cleanliness of the center
  • Nutritional options

If you are in the Wake Forest area of North Carolina, there are several options from which you can choose. One of them is Discovery Point Heritage. We cater to all ages, from infants, toddlers, preschool, pre-kindergarten, and school age. Full and part-time summer programs are also offered, as well as healthy nutritional menu choices. We have low student / teacher ratios to have more personal attention detail. When your child comes into our center, they are the focus and we want to ensure that they can properly develop in every aspect.

Schedule a tour at our facility and learn more about our focus on long-term success and development.