Nebraskans taking notice of Red Cloud daycare
December 10, 2020
Kelsey Carlson calls me from the road, as she drives the quiet ribbon of highway connecting the hospital where she works to the small-town child care that has changed her life.
Not long ago, when her daughter, Avery, went to a different child care, Kelsey would sob while driving to pick her up. She worried her daughter wasn’t safe. She dreaded the thought that Avery was planted in front of a TV. She cried because she felt terrified she was failing at work and failing her child.
Today, as Kelsey drives to pick up her daughter, her fear has vanished. A year ago, the Carlsons moved Avery t...