Infants 6 Weeks to 12 Months

In the infant room during pick up and drop off times staff will greet parents and communicate about your child’s day. There will be written record of feeding, diapering and naps for parents to take home. Parents can inform staff about child’s feeding routine to meet individual needs. Diapering is done every two hours, unless needed. 

Staff in the infant room use a wide range of words by talking and communicating with the infants. Staff take part in verbal play, such as rhyming. Staff talk to infants about different topics, such as animals. 

Happy Time practices safe sleep. Child is laid down on their back in a crib without blankets, appropriate size sleep sacks are available for each infant. Happy Time offers parents the option of using an Owlet Sock Monitor during sleep times.

In our infant room the staff members have cleaning routines done daily to prevent the spread of germs. This includes disinfecting toys, sweeping, mopping and vacuuming floors. Washing bottles after each use with appropriate free and clear Bottle Soap. Our infant room requires that shoes are left at the door to prevent dirt and germs on the floor where infants play.