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Daycare has become a controversy because of the great quantity of advantages and disadvantages that it involves While a very large number of parents have to rely on child care centers because of career ambitions or financial needs that only their jobs can fulfill most child psychiatrists believe that the ideal growing environment for an infant is at home with the family The problem is that choosing the right caregiver a good substitute for the parents is very hard and the consequences of a wrong decision can be very detrimental to the childs personality development This choice depends on many factors like culture education and especially income In fact the financial availability plays the most important role in the possibility to choose the child care with the highest quality which means the lowest danger of a negative impact on the infant In March 1970 twenty-six percent of mothers with children under two years of age were in the labor force By the same month in 1984 that figure was 468 percent US Department of Labor 1984 In the present day that number is even higher and the children under five years of age who need daycare assistance reached ten million Bureau of Census 1995 This strong increase of demand for external caregivers brought to the creation of many specialized centers and the growth of the sector of non-professional assistance like part-time babysitters Unfortunately the most part of these offerings are incompetent and low quality As the average age in which children are placed in extra-parental hands is decreasing the risk of later behavioral consequences increases so the choice of the right solution becomes always more critical At this time over half of the children under one year need this kind of assistance and approximately sixteen percent of them belong to families very close to the poverty line NAP chap1 The problem is accentuated by the widening of the gap between rich and poor that can
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