New York’s Assembly has passed a series of bills intended to provide affordable child care, increase funding for child care subsidies and establish paid leave for medical emergencies, the birth or adoption of a child or to take care of a sick relative.
New York City’s Board of Health voted Wednesday in favor of the mandatory vaccine for children under 6. The initiative takes effect in 30 days and will be required for about 150,000 children.
There is now an option for parents to get their kids into some of the city’s top pre-kindergarten programs with loans just for day care.
State inspections found children isolated in closets, subjected to corporal punishment and humiliated in New York day care centers that saw little state oversight and enforcement, according to a report released by the state Senate’s Independent Democratic Conference.
Common violations included failure to properly screen workers for criminal records, not keeping areas clean, and not maintaining window guards.
There’s a new proposal to put more of the money you spend on child care back in your wallet.
Authorities said a Brooklyn couple set out to open a babysitting business where they would drug and molest the children in their care.
Prosecutors say FDNY Supervising Inspector Carlos Montoya was arrested on charges he played a role in a $1 million day care fraud scheme.
A man whose 4-year-old son took a bag of cocaine to day care is avoiding a prison sentence.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Officials say the death of a toddler at a New Jersey day care center was an accident. Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce Kaplan announced on Friday the 17-month-old boy became trapped […]
In an effort to guide you through the potential minefield of selecting a daycare center in the Big Apple, CBS New York has some tips on how to choose a good day care.