MENLO PARK, Calif.
June 20, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- MomTrusted.com, a site dedicated to helping parents find the perfect childcare provider, launched a feature that allows parents to download a detailed report of care providers' safety, accreditations and reviews.
"The MomTrusted Report is a detailed report that provides parents with a comprehensive analysis and score of the childcare or preschool center they are considering. The report takes 360-degree view of
child care licensing
, health and safety compliance, accreditations, teacher credentials,
and parent reviews to help searching parents make a more informed decision," said
, co-founder and CEO of
after he and his wife had their own problems finding childcare for their daughter. He hopes Mom Trusted's newest feature will place even more information into parents' hands to help them choose a
child care option
that's both safe and fits their needs. He also hopes the reports will help parents avoid tragedies such as the fire in
that killed four unattended children at a daycare center in February, 2011.
The detailed reports offer information including a care provider's number of violations, inspections and whether those inspections found the center or daycare in compliance with standards. They search for compliance issues in everything from criminal records to CPR certification. The Mom Trusted Reports are easy to read, listing simple "YES" and "NO" options to display if the center met compliance or not. They even scan the web for both positive and negative articles and reviews.
To access the report, parents either need to start a search on
or go directly to get a report at
"The ultimate goal is to help parents make a more informed decision about whom to entrust their child to," said Giles.