Naptime Chats




Sign up for Nap Time Chats, and we’ll send you an email reminder with the Zoom Link each week.

NapTime Chats happen every Friday at 1PM. 

This casual gathering is for dayhome providers to pop in any time within the hour to connect with other providers in our community. Stay for a little bit or a while.

Sign-Up is not required to participate – we’ll post the Zoom Link in our Facebook Group each week. 


NEW IN 2024



In this session, we’re excited to feature a video presentation where a seasoned childcare provider shares her invaluable insights. Discover the top 10 tips she personally employs to navigate the demands of the job and effectively manage dayhome burnout.

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Feeling exhausted from the everyday operations of your dayhome business? How can you show up being joyful, caring, happy and enthusiastic? To serve, one must have enough to give. One great way to avoid serious burnout is by filling your own cup. Taking simple action steps daily to ease the load, strain or stress. Find things to be grateful for.

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Let’s face it, caring for a group of cute kids all day can be very isolating! Especially if you live in a colder climate where it’s hard to get outside, you will be forced to spend lots of times in your house and that can make anyone a little stir crazy. In this video, Sarah shares four ways you can easily avoid isolation as a child care provider so you don’t burn out and you can be the best provider you can be!

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Burnout is a term that gets thrown around a lot — and it’s something those with neurodiversity are more susceptible to. But what exactly IS burnout?

Avoiding Provider burn out can be really challenging when running your own home daycare. Meet Carissa, Daycare provider in Alberta Canada, and learn how she takes care of her mental health while caring for 8 kids!

Join us for an insightful session centered around a proactive approach to combating dayhome burnout—downsizing.

Discover some essential tips to combat provider burnout in this session where we’ll watch a video from Tots to the Top. 

Meal Planner

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Safety Checklist

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Parent Guide

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Child Care Cheat Sheet

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Dayhome Guide

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Parent Handbook Checklist

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Dayhome Guide

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Mental Health Action Plan

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Authorized Pickup

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Incident Report

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Illness Notice

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Medication Administration

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Attendance Record

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Evacuation Map

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Emergency Records

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Fire Drill Record

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First Aid Checklist

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Burnout Guide

Are you currently experiencing burnout?