Making Sure Your Children Stay Safe in Our Care During this pandemic, young families have wondered about the safety of child care centers during COVID-19. They often have to make difficult decisions on whether to bring their child to childcare center or keep them home. With fear of exposing their … [Read more...] about The Safety of Child Care Centers During COVID-19
Here at Riley Crossing childcare in Chanhassen, we are committed to providing high quality and safe environment for our families. In this pandemic time, families can be assured that we are here for their children. Being a part of Fairview Health Care Systems, gives our families and children the … [Read more...] about The Benefit of Consistency in Childcare
Summer is in full swing and it is HOT! Are you struggling to get your kids to try new foods and eat healthy veggies this summer? With so many fresh flavors, summer is a great time to introduce new foods to your kids. Try this fresh broccoli salad with your next barbeque! Broccoli is a member of … [Read more...] about Getting Your Kids to Eat Healthy This Summer
When disasters happen it can be frightening, chaotic and confusing. Children, especially, can feel very frightened during a disaster and afterwards some can exhibit temporary changes of behavior. For most children these changes will be mild, not last long, and diminish with time. However, reminders … [Read more...] about Helping Children Cope with Disasters and Media Coverage of Crises
We live in an uncertain world. Many circumstances that affect our lives often feel out of our control, causing anxiety, feelings of helplessness, even fear. A crisis situation exists any time that your child is no longer safe by himself or with others or when there is a need for immediate action or … [Read more...] about Helping Children During Times of Crisis and Trauma
Riley Crossing child care takes a very unique approach to preschool by offering a special intergenerational program that brings preschoolers together with our seniors from the Riley Crossing Senior Living community. They are known as the children’s, “grandfriends.” This unique experience offers both … [Read more...] about Virtual Intergenerational Connections Help our Young Ones Learn and Grow
Riley Crossing Child Care understands that due to COVID19, there may be many uncertainties or concerns for your pre- kindergartner’s learning experience. For this reason, we are thrilled to take some weight off your shoulders and make it known that we are remaining open and will not be partaking in … [Read more...] about Concerned about distance learning for your pre-kindergartner in the Fall?
Is Our Childcare in Chanhassen Open? Yes, we are open and enrolling new families into our child care program throughout this pandemic! Children 6 weeks to 5 years of age are welcome to experience our unique preschool offerings that focus on a smooth transition into kindergarten. While we are very … [Read more...] about Is Riley Crossing Child Care Open? Our Response to COVID