Resources for Parents

Choosing Child Care:

We understand that selecting the right child care for your family can be n overwhelming task.  Information is available at choosing-child-care to help assist you in finding child care that is right for you and your family.  This brochure outlines tips and even suggests questions you should ask when looking for a child care provider.


Family Day Home Standards: 

All day homes that are approved by Children First: Community Day Home Agency are subject to regular monitoring to ensure that the Alberta Family Day Home Standards are being met.  You can view a copy of the Family Day Home Standards at family-day-home-standards-manual Approved Family Day Homes are subject to regular monitoring by the Agency and Northeast Family and Child Service Authority.

Children First Policies and Procedures:

In addition to the Family Day Home Standards, day home providers contracted to Children First: Day Home Agency are subject to comply with the following policies and procedures set out by the Agency.  Regular monitoring and support is provided to ensure adherence to the policies: 

Your information and your child's information is valued by Children First. Please reveiw the following privacy policy that shows how Children First guards your privacy. 

Parent Handbook:

Below is a copy of our parent handbook that outlines the roles and responsibilities of the Agency, the Provider and the Families:



Children First: Community Day Home Agency is a fully accredited Day Home Agency. We have been accredited by the Accreditation of Early Learning and Care Services on behalf of the Alberta Government. Our accreditation status signifies that we are committed to raising the standards of child care in Alberta.  We strive to continually improve and offer a higher level of child care to our community.  

For more information on Accreditation, please visit:  

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