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Childcare Providers 101

Fortunately, there are options that fit many different preferences or phases of life. Many families use a combination (daycare + family care + occasional babysitters). Whatever works for you, works for you — as long as it is safe. Here’s a rundown of the most common types of childcare: Daycare — This term refers to care provided during the day. It can be in-home or center-based. Hours can vary from early morning to evening, full-time or part-time. Pre-school — Spelled

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Getting Started: Childcare 101

Yeah BABY! Congratulations! If you’re reading this you likely are looking for childcare for the first time. Baby means cuddles, and kisses, and smells (some sweet, some not), and parent leave, and ermagherd…… CHILDCARE. Who are we going to leave the world’s most amazing sweetest baby with? We get it. In case you — like us — are finding yourself totally overwhelmed and confused about where to start and what everything means (pre-school is different than preK?! Yep.), we got

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We are Live!

JuiceBox Hero is now live! Welcome! We are so glad you found our little corner of the playground. We aim to make finding childcare for you and your family as easy as it can be, so you can continue to be the best YOU that you can be! Poke around, make an account, save some searches, favorite some providers – you’re on your way! Whether it’s your first or your fifth kiddo, JuiceBox Hero is here for you and your

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Hi! We are so happy to answer your burning questions. Please feel free to contact us anytime for 1:1 support. Does JuiceBox Hero have babysitters or nannies on your site? We do not. We only list licensed, regulated providers on our site. I’m a daycare or preschool owner. How do I get listed on your site? We update our listings weekly. All you have to do is find & claim your listing. Once we verify you are the owner, we’d

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Be a Beta tester!

Hey everyone! JuiceBox Hero is doing final prep before we go live. We’ll be launching services first for parents of young children* (infants, babies, toddlers and preschoolers). We’re signing up beta testers who are ready to search for childcare in Central Texas. We’re also ready to serve childcare providers who want prospective parents to know about your programs. Sign up to beta test and give your feedback here: Thank you so much! *To all the parents currently starting the

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Coming soon…

Howdy! I’m Laurie, and I’m the woman behind JuiceBox Hero. If you’re old enough to remember the ol’ Hair Club for Men commercials, then you basically know the story of JuiceBox Hero: “I’m not just a founder! I’m a member!” — although, I do have plenty of hair (now that I’m not recently post-partum, ya feel me ladies!?). When I became a parent, I had no idea how many things I now had to consider when it came to choosing

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