It is easy for a parent with kids in different age brackets to take them into one facility. That is why one is urged to make sure their facility has programs for kids of all ages. When one finds such a place they will definitely recommend their friends to bring their kids too. With time your facility booms and you will have people flocking in and out all the time.
Own the place if you want your facility to prosper. It your brand which in most cases your name is in it therefore the way you market your place determines how well known it becomes. It should be unique in its own way and there has to be something that keeps people coming back. Remembering that you are dealing with consumers make sure you treat them right.
Make sure your staff members are trained and are in a position to handle these kids. They should be in a position to take all the safety precautions in place for the sake of kids. Parents love to know that their kids will be safe even when they are not around. Look for trained professionals and if possible people with prior experience.
Have clearly stated communication policy which you should explain to the parent. They need to know when and how they can communicate to their kids whenever they want. These facilities are about helping children focus on something different and learn to do some things on their own. Therefore there needs to be limitations to how often they communicate with their parents.
Know how you will deal with the kids who get homesick. These kids are in your facility being taken care of by your staff therefore it is essential to make sure they are always comfortable. Hire staff who know how to help these kids get over these feelings slowly and politely. They should be helped to go through their emotions for them to enjoy being in the facility.
The location of your facility matters. It should be located in a strategic place where there is a park or a church and also near a place where one can pick a bus. Some kids might have never been on buses before therefore this would be adventurous for them. If the facility is near a park they are in a position to go and play comfortably.
Have the necessary legal documents to avoid getting into the wrong side of the law. Parents love dealing with a credible person therefore they should never at any given point see you being dragged out of your facility. Also make sure you have the required insurance documents so that in case any of your workers gets injured the company can cater for them.