Saturday, July 29, 2017

Precious Years Consulting Service

Precious Years Consulting Service consults to inspire parents, grandparents and Child Care Providers to create an educational in-home environment that is safe as well as enjoyable. In addition, this service offers valuable advice and research for Child Care Providers (licensed, unlicensed or certified) who are in the business of caring for little ones in their home. Iva can help get your home:

  • Childproofed
  • qualified for Department of Health Services and/or Department of Economic Services requirements for licensing and/or certification
  • ready for business with a business plan relating to rates, contracts, and policies
  • organized for little ones to play, activity planning, as well as how to organize your paperwork

Hello, my name is Iva. I'm looking forward to chatting with you on how my consulting services may benefit someone like you. Email at at are welcome to answer any questions you may have. FREE for first initial 30 minutes consult via phone or face to face meeting.

Coming from 20 years of Certified and Licenced child care experience, I offer valuable advice relating to various levels on the business of residential in-home child care.

For more on my background information, you are welcome to view Iva's Resume

Here is a brief breakdown of my fee for one-on-one consultation:

FREE Initial Consultation: First step: send an e-mail to Iva at I will help narrow down what areas of your care-giving topics is in need for advice and further research. Your initial FREE 30 minute consult begins with a phone call or face to face meeting. Explanation of fees and scheduled appointment for next consult will be stated and agreed upon via e-mail. 

Consultant Fees:

After a free initial consultation and an email agreement, an appointment will be scheduled for the next consult. This can be conducted by phone or face to face meet at the client's home.

Daily rate fee is set at $50.00

Additional research ~ if a consult requires additional phone calls, visits, or research, a separate daily rate fee of $50.00 will be charged per visit or phone consult.

Here are some examples of topics that Iva with Precious Years Consulting can guide you through:

Spacing your home environment
Equipment and furniture suited for little one’s
What is an infant area?
Book reading to infants and toddlers
Motor development
Night-time routine
Educational activities that little ones enjoy
Social skills and sharing
Discipline and re-directing
Potty training
Book reading for Preschool age
For Licencing/Certification purposes:

  • General equipment needed for child care
  • Childproofing
  • Educational activities
  • Scheduling your day
  • Infant child care needs
  • Toddler age child care needs
  • Preschool age child care needs
  • Potty Training
  • How to create forms needed for child care program like contracts and written policies
  • How to create a website
  • How to keep papers organized
  • How to advertise for your business
  • How to interview potential clients
These topics are only an example of what you may be seeking consultation for. Everyone's situation is different, so feel free to connect via email at




  1. Iva was truly helpful when we were struggling with a bedtime routine for our toddler. We tried some of her suggestions and we already noticed our toddler falling into a routine that works for him as he his sleeping better.

  2. Iva was great in giving suggestions on how to potty training within 10 days. Simple and practical.


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