When I read about that tragedy it makes me so sad.I can not begin to imagine the horror those families are going through. I heard they only had one exit and there were almost 150 children in there with babies included.
I am going through licensing right now for a home care and it is so easy to think some of the licensing requirements seem so over the top and picky. I wonder if the day cares that are housed in churches(they have different regulations in our state then commercial and home cares and the rules are more "lenient")are prepared to not find themselves in a similar situation in an emergency where quick exits are necessary.
Another situation I wanted to discuss is the different regulations in our state regarding licensed and non licenced home day cares. I have found out that insurance coverage relates to this. In our state if a provider has a limited number of children in her home(I think it is 6 plus her own) she does not have to be licensed. To be l...See More