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Waterloo, ON. 519.886.9110
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  • To ensure a safe and healthy environment
  • To provide an environment which supports the child’s Sense of well-being and competence as well as social and physical development
  • To provide reliable and flexible care to meet the needs of working parents
  • To provide consistent nurturing and individual attention for the child according to his/her individual needs
  • To promote positive family relationships
  • To provide case management for children with special needs in cooperation with local agencies
  • To provide a supportive working environment for staff with opportunities for professional growth
  • Child Guidance Principles
    A positive approach is used to guide children. Each situation and child is dealt with individually. Methods include:

  • Redirection
    Guiding a child into acceptable options when engaged in an unacceptable activity
  • Natural or Logical Consequences
    Attempting to make the child aware of the result of his/her actions
  • Limit setting
    Boundaries are developed by the teacher for the children as a group and for individual children according to each situation
  • Modeling
    Demonstration of appropriate ways of interacting
  • Offering choices
    Appropriate choices are outlined and children are encouraged to make decisions for themselves
  • Anticipating Trouble
    Planning and preparing for the environment
  • Ignoring
    Some inappropriate behaviour can be ignored with more emphasis given to appropriate behaviour
  • Positive Reinforcement
    Showing genuine approval when children are engaged in positive activities

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    Child care Programs offered by A.D.C.
  • Toddler care
    Full time or part time care for children aged 18 months to 2.5 years of age
  • Pre-school Care
    Full time or part time care for children aged 2.5 to 6 years of age

  • Prohibited Methods of Disciplining
  • The use of a locked or a lockable room or structure to confine a child who has been withdrawn from the other children
  • Corporal Punishment
  • Using verbally harsh, humiliating, belittling and degrading tones or words of any form
  • Deprivation of basic needs including food, shelter, clothing or bedding
  • Lock or permit to be locked the exits of the day care centre for the purpose of confining of a child

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    Alexandra Day Care .
    Waterloo, ON. 519.886.9110