Before admitting your child to Tom Thumb Child Care Center, we ask that you to make an appointment with the Director to tour Tom Thumb,Contact Us or call 708-891-1181 to schedule your individual tour. During your tour, any questions you may have will be answered and you will receive a "Parents Package" which contains the following:
General information concerning you and your child
Release for medical treatment
Physical to be signed and dated by the child's pediatrician
Emergency medical card
When all these items are completed, your child can be admitted to our Center.
WHO CAN ATTEND?
Tom Thumb Childcare Center can accommodate children from the ages of 15 months through kindergarten. All children who are enrolled must have a physical examination by their family physician or pediatrician. Your child's physical can be no more than 6 months old and TB test can be no more than 6 months old.
We can not administer any prescription or non-prescription medication without written instructions from your child's pediatrician.
UNAUTHORIZED PICK-UP OF CHILD
No child will be released to anyone other than the child's parents without prior notification. This can be done by phone or in person when dropping off your child in the morning.
Your child must attend for a minimum of 4 days within a two week period. It will be up to you to provide us with a weekly schedule of days that your child will need to attend. This schedule needs to be turned in by noon on Thursday, for the following week.We will try to be flexible for any last minute changes in your child's schedule if possible. Please remember that you will be responsible for paying for the days for which you commit your child.