Little Dolphins Family Child Care

Doris Spoor
Dorchester, MA
7:00 AM–5:00 PM
6 Months–5 Years
About Me

After emigrating from Ecuador with my young daughter, I dedicated my career to child care more than 15 years ago. I quickly established myself as an accomplished businesswoman, high-quality educator, active community member and tireless advocate for early childhood education....


Associates Degree in Bilingual Early Childhood Education

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Health & Safety Trained

EEC License #0000666

6 students

I offer a multicultural, fun and exciting environment, which stimulates each child’s need to learn and creates experiences that will enable his/her body to grow and develop. As part of our program, there is often a theme for the day, and we will start with story time. Afterwards, I create extended...


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I feel so fortunate to have found Doris's program before my son was even born. From the time he was six weeks old, Doris showered Robert with love and was just as invested in his growth and development as I was. As a new mom, I was eager to hear her advice, and she fostered such a collaborative partnership. She made...

Courtney T.Parent - Dorchester, MA - January 2019

Tommy is my first child, and it was so hard to find a child care program that felt right...especially for an infant. The minute I met Doris, she took him into her arms, and it was clear from that instant that she would give him the love and care he needed. As he grew older, it became really important to me that he was...

Carrie B. Parent - Jamaica Plain, MA - January 2019

Both of my kids (Josiah and Armani) went to Doris' program, and if I had another child, I wouldn't hesitate to send her/him there. Doris is awesome! She cares so much about children and is in tune with exactly what they need. One of my favorite things that she does is provide home cooked meals every day. She has kids...

Yani L. Parent - Dorchester, MA - February 2019

My 5 year old daughter Kennedy was in Teacher Doris care since she was 1 years old up until the time she started K1. The experience we’ve had with teacher Doris has been so awesome, she has contributed a great deal to my daughter's early learning. Teacher Doris makes the children lunch everyday, always something...

AshleyParent - May, 2019
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We have lots of room to play inside and outside. In addition to three rooms on the main floor, there is a large playroom on the ground level. Sometimes we will play in the yard, but we often walk around the neighborhood to check out nearby public parks and regularly visit the public library too.


Little Dolphins Family Child Care

32 Balfour Street

Dorchester, MA 02125

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What is Licensed Family Child Care?

Licensed Family Child Care is when one experienced educator operates out of her or his home with a maximum program size of six to ten students.

To become licensed, a provider must go through:
  • A 3-part background check for every person in the household
  • Rigorous home inspection & unannounced visits from EEC Licensors at least once per year to ensure a healthy & safe environment
  • 10+ hours of continuing education per year
  • Pediatric CPR & First Aid certification
  • Medication Administration training
  • Training in Safe Sleep, Childhood Health & Nutrition
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