Child Day Care Services

January 2008
Career Guide to Industries;2008/2009, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the child day care services industry in the U.S. It included an overview of the nature of the industry, work environment, different occupations involved, training and advancement and industry earnings. The author, the U.S. Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics, also provided an outline on the significant points of the industry.


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