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Should you start looking for child care when you’re pregnant?

With many U.S. mothers working outside of the home, families need child care. ABC Quality explains the benefits of getting an early start on your search for quality child care.

By ABC Quality Team at 21 Mar 2017

Is handwashing really that effective?

There are so many hi-tech sanitizers and bacteria killing soaps that you might be surprised at the best defense against germs. It’s plain old, no-frills handwashing with soap and water. ABC Quality explains why.

By ABC Quality Team at 17 Jan 2017

Are child care centers dangerous?

When considering child care options, don’t confuse facts and opinions. Do your own research. The opinions of others — even those with best intentions — can be misinformed.

By ABC Quality Team at 3 Jan 2017

What are red flags to look for in a child care provider?

You hear a lot about child care quality, but what exactly does quality look like? In South Carolina, one sign is a provider with an ABC Quality rating. ABC Quality shares more tips for evaluating the operations and environments of a child care setting.

By ABC Quality Team at 27 Dec 2016

Are registered and licensed SC child care providers the same?

Each type of SC child care provider is subject to a set of regulations based on its child care setting. ABC Quality explains the difference between registered and licensed providers.

By ABC Quality Team at 6 Dec 2016