Module 4
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Number of Children in Care

What factors may affect the number of children I can care for at any one time?

Activity space

  • You must have at least 30 square feet of activity space in your home for each child in your care. Activity Space - An area or room used for children’s activities.

Ages of children

  • The ages of the children you plan to care for help determine the number of children allowed in your care.

Remember: younger children = fewer children.

quote: Younger Children equal Fewer Children