The Best in Child Care, Infant Care, and Early Education

About Us

Hi, my name is Fahimeh and I have been providing home daycare services to families in Northern Virginia since 2004. During this time I have sought to provide the best environment for children under my care, both from educational and developmental perspective, as well as from a physical and emotional perspective. I do this by applying my training in early childhood education to design all aspects of my home daycare in a way that allows infants and toddlers to grow into curious, happy, and engaged kids.

Child Development Program

In addition to taking relevant courses, I have also been participated in a number of initiatives that evaluate my development programs and daycare facility for safety and rate the quality my child development approach. 

  • Every year since 2012 I have received the top ranking in Fairfax County from the Virginia Department of Social Services through the Virginia Star Quality Initiative (VSQI) Smart Beginnings Program, based on my home daycare facility’s amenities and my infant toddler development programs. Click here to learn more about the VSQI Smart Beginnings program.
  • In 2013 I attained the nationally recognized Child Development Associate (CDA) credential – a rigorous evaluation of my child development knowledge and experience. I am a current and active member of the CDA community. Click here to learn more about the CDA credential. 

Facility and Safety

Not only do I place a strong emphasis on early childhood development and education, I also place a high emphasis on safety. My home is regularly inspected by local and state agencies to ensure that it is fully up to code and completely safe for children in my care. The inspections include a review of both the inside and outside of the facility, all equipment (e.g., cribs, toys, furniture), and safety and emergency policies and procedures. I have passed each inspection, both scheduled and unannounced inspections, since beginning my daycare operation in 2005.

Over the years I have developed a positive reputation among parents for providing a safe, fun and enriching home daycare program. As a result, the majority of infants in my care are from parent referrals and remain with me until they begin preschool.

Education and Credentials

Here is a summary of our experience and education: 

  • First Aid and CPR Certified
  • Medication Administration Training (MAT)
  • Early Childhood Education Degree
  • Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential 
  • Virginia Star Quality Initiative (VSQI) – Smart Beginnings: Top Rating in 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Contributing member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC
  • Member of S. Early Childhood Association (SECA)

 
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