Focus on solving your childcare
problems. Your answers to the questions below can help you find the areas that need
Do I have to make new
arrangements every time my child gets sick?
Do I worry about how much
and what kind of attention my child receives in daycare?
Do I often interrupt my
work to deal with family matters that could have been handled at home?
Do I worry that my child
is scared, lonely, or getting into trouble while at home alone?
Once you figure out the problem
areas, plan how you’ll respond to each one in the future. You can always adjust your
plan to meet the needs and values of you and your family.