Mariana's Family Child Care
Salem, MA —
I started my child care program when my sons were little, and I've loved working with children ever since. It's hard to believe that they are now 17 and 19. Johancy, the older one, is in a special honors program in college, and while Michael is only in eleventh grade, he's already taking college...
NAFCC’s accreditation, NAFCC’s membership, Child Development Associate, Certificates for Teacher Infant & Toddler, Lead Teacher, Director I & II
Home Safety Inspection
Health & Safety Trained
EEC License #9023610
The most important part of my work as a child care provider is to make each child feel welcome, appreciate and value them as individuals, and love them. I offer a holistic environment that caters to each child's needs, and I think patience, respect, and attention are important to their development....
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I was so disappointed when I had to move away and my daughter, Allison, couldn't go to Mariana's Family Child Care anymore. She's passionate about working with kids and treats all of the kids in her program like they are her own. My daughter has autism, and when I leave her with Mariana, I know...
I couldn't be happier with Mariana's program. She really teaches all of the kids and both of my sons have learned so much. Gabriel is six months and Eli is two. When Eli first started going, he wasn't talking very much. Now he knows his ABCs and counts! Some mornings drop off can be hard since the...
When Mariana took care of my son, Anthony, I felt like my mom was watching him because I trusted her so much. She would always keep me updated and send me pictures of the kids on adventures in the park or let me know what they were up to. I told my sister about her program, and my niece, Madeline,...
The program spans across multiple rooms to offer enough space for playing, eating, and sleeping. We often go to two big, nearby parks or head over to the local baseball field.
Ms. Mariana’s NeighborSchool
Salem, MA 01970
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