The mission of Happy Times Family Childcare – is to provide a warm, safe, comfortable, stimulating, fun, and educational environment for children we serve ages 3 months to 5 years. Our focus is to provide an encouraging educational experience, promoting social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development, we are Committed to the families we serve
Happy Times Family Childcare believes that the years of early childhood are the most crucial to the establishment of sound educational practices. We strive to meet the physical, cognitive, social and emotional needs of the young child through a developmentally appropriate approach to learning.
Happy Times Family Childcare recognizes the importance of play in the learning process for young children. Play is the basis for learning in our program. We stride to empower children, promote individuality and develop a strong partnership with families in a way that helps young children grow in all 5 areas of development. cognitive, social/emotional, language, small and gross motor skills. We recognize that each area of development is an integral piece of early childhood growth and learning.
My Name is Maria Sauceda and I have worked in the child development field for over 25 years. I first started my career in the child Development field in 1992. I currently hold a Child Development Site Supervisor Permit and a Preschool Teaching Permit in California. I’m very passionate about working with children and providing them an environment where they feel loved, nurtured and safe. My husband and I are the proud parents of three wonderful boys.