Loading the child page will show you all your children that are not archived. Clicking the view archive button will show any archived children.
If you have a lot of children, you can use the search box at the top to search for the child by either first or last name.
Clicking the profile of the child will bring up the family page.
When a new family starts attending your child care, click the 'New Family' button.
Enter a child name and click save
This will create a new family and add that child to it. Once the family is created you will add the parents/guardians, children and contacts by clicking the plus sign next to each. See Family Page
New Child, Existing Family
If a family is already attending your child care, and they need to start bringing a new child to you, you will add the child to the existing family.
Click on the child that is currently attending your child care.
If there are separate families you will need to select the family you want to add the new child to.
Once viewing the family, click the plus sign next to 'Children' to add the child. See Family Page
Enter child details
Doing this you won't need to add the parents and contacts for the new child all over again.