Benefits Childminder Due to the small scale of the provided care, there is ample time to give your child personal attention and to give him/her a chance to develop optimally. Small scale childcare provides your child with a calm environment and a sense of safety. Together with the other children present, children gain experience in socializing. Your child can keep the same daytime rhythm as at home and there is ample time to respond to the specific needs of your child. The children always see the same face in a familiar and homely environment. A childminder provides flexible care .