Why Choose Kids at Home?

  1. Kids at Home is a trusted provider of high quality home-based education and care for preschool children.
  2. Fully licensed by the Ministry of Education, Kids at Home offers childcare in various locations including: the greater Waikato region, Taupo, Tauranga, Mt Maunganui, Te Puke, and Papamoa.
  3. Kids at Home has a family approach to working with families. Relationships are built and developed with parents through regular contact with their Visiting Teacher and discussion around their aspirations for their children.
  4. Rates are very competitive and vary by location.
  5. Kids at Home offers 20 ECE hours for children 3 years and over. 
  6. Families with home-based Educators qualify for the 20 hour subsidy on fees (this applies up to 20 hours per week, up to 6 hours per day). Nanny families - please call 0800 543 728 for information on how the subsidy works for you. Many families in our service qualify for a WINZ subsidy. Kids at Home can also assist with multiple birth subsidies.
  7. Our Educator's homes offer your child a personalised care environment, where there is no more than four children under the age of 6, including the Educators own children.
  8. Kids at Home provides in-home childcare for children from birth to 6 years old.
  9. Your child will receive plenty of one on one attention in our small group settings, as well as gaining the benefits of attending our larger weekly group activities, which nurtures your child’s natural sense of curiosity and creates lifelong learners.
  10. Our aim is to ensure that while you are at work, studying, or at home, you can relax knowing your child is having fun and being cared for in an educational and supportive home environment.
  11. Kids at Home creates opportunities for your child to be involved in your community. This includes going to the park and attending various educational based groups.
  12. Your child will have access to a regular playgroup, music and regular outings to places like the zoo, fire station etc. These activities add to the fun and education of your child’s day.
  13. Storypark online portfolios provide real-time and interactive records of your child’s day in care, as well as identifying their achievements and development. Your child’s Storypark online portfolio is yours to keep - even after your child has moved on from our service and the fee for this is covered by the service.


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