Children generally respond favorably to praise and encouragement to make
good decisions. It is KidTime™
's policy to focus on positive behavior. There are other times
when behavior warrants correction. In the interest of safety for all children
visiting KidTime™, individuals who are
exceptionally aggressive will be asked not to return to KidTime™ until there is a significant
improvement in their behavior.
Check In & Check Out
A completed registration form is required on the first visit to KidTime. The information provided on these
forms is important for your child's welfare. When checking out you will
receive a summary of the charges for the stay. Program hours will be
debited automatically and any additional charges will be due at the time
of service. If program hours are exceeded, the additional charges will be
billed at the drop-in rate. Please note that children will only be
released to persons noted on your Registration Form or designated in your
KidTime profile. A picture ID is required in
order to pick up a child. KidTime strictly
abides by this policy. Please make sure your Registration and Profile
information is accurate.
will be required to provide us with current phone numbers so that we can
contact you while your children are KidTime.
Each person employed with KidTime is dedicated
to providing a clean well cared for facility. This is part of everyone's
job. If there is ever an issue with the facility, please let the staff
know so immediate action can be taken.
It is KidTime's strict policy NOT to accept
children who are ILL. Reasonable precautions are taken to safeguard
children against illness. Your cooperation is required in not asking us
to care for your children when they are sick. Please do not take your
child to KidTime with a cold, sore throat,
rash, cough, diarrhea or pink eye. Do not take a child who has had a
fever or has vomited in the past 24 hours. If a child becomes sick during
the course of their stay, the child will be separated from others (within
eyesight and hearing of our staff) and the parents will be contacted
immediately. Parents will be expected to pick-up their sick child in a
prompt manner. KidTime's staff has first aid training
and will administer to minor cuts and bruises when applicable. In the
event of a medical emergency, your child will be transported to an
appropriate medical facility by the local emergency unit for treatment at
the expense of the parents.
The state of North Carolina
requires childcare facilities to have each child's immunization records
as well as a health care summary on file. In order to use KidTime services, parents are required to complete
the immunization/health summary form.
KidTime is not required to be licensed under North Carolina law
G.S. 110-86. (2) b
KidTime is not responsible for personal items
including but not limited to clothing, shoes and toys. Personal toys,
blankets or other items are NOT allowed past the check in desk into the
play area. Items left at the facility will be stored in a lost and found
box and disposed of after 30 days.
Safety and Security are of the utmost importance to everyone at KidTime. Our facilities and policies are designed
with this in mind. All KidTime staff members
are certified in infant and child First Aid and CPR. Each employee of KidTime has had a complete background check completed
prior to hiring, including criminal and employment screening. Our
staff is comprised of trained and experienced childcare professionals.
The facilities contain surveillance cameras in multiple locations. A
photo ID is required in order to pick-up a child. Additionally, a child
will only be released to persons designated on Registration Forms or in
your KidTime profile. Complete emergency
procedures are on file at every location.
Parents may bring a bag lunch or opt for meals provided by a local
restaurant for $4 apiece, a menu is provided at check in.
Please make snack request upon checking your child in. Snacks are
provided free of charge. Any food allergies your child might have
should be noted on your registration form and in your KidTime
Please make KidTime aware of any special needs
your child requires. Each child should be able to play independently
within our staff ratio and without extra assistance. KidTime
does not discriminate.
Toilet Training and Diapering
Many young children are not fully toilet trained. If your child is in
this category, please bring all necessary supplies such as disposable
diapers, training pants, diaper wipes and additional change of clothing.
Our staff will change any child who has an accident and each child will
be given toilet training encouragement when possible. Additional charges
for diapers and clothing supplied by KidTime.