Education and care for children under five in the home of either the child or the educator.
In New Zealand we have 257 Home-based care services
The average cost is $6.95 hourly, $69.47 daily (10 hours)
The average Education Review Office Rating (ERO) is Well placed/He pai te tūnga.
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