My name is Margaret Balko, and I am the owner of Margaret's Daycare. I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from SUNY-Plattsburgh. I have worked at ARC and Meadowbrook Nursing Home. I have up-to-date certification in CPR and first aid. I have successfully completed training Nutrition and health needs of children, Safety and security procedures, Medication administration, Child abuse and maltreatment identification and prevention, and Education and prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome.
My own children are grown, leaving me to focus on your child.
As a registered I am required to maintain current CPR and First Aid certification. Additionally, I must complete 30 hours of continuing education every two years. I, as well as all other adults living in my home(my husband, have fingerprinted and run against the Statewide Central Register Database. Emergency evacuations are practiced monthly. My home has been deemed safe by a State Fire and Safety Inspector, and I am subject to unannounced visits and inspections by county and state officials.
Mon - Fri: 7:30AM - 6:30PM