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How it Works

“BungalowBranch is proud to be the nation’s first and only in-home
child care company and franchise!” Says founder, Kelley Lewis

BungalowBranch is the hybrid of the quality you find in child care centers combined with the small-size and personalization you find in in-home child care programs.

In-home child care has been around for ages, but never before has it been taken to the next level until now. We are the only in-home child care company and franchise in the country and we are growing by demand.

We provide families the authentic child care they’ve been seeking along with helping extraordinary child care providers create the business they deserve.


• Monitored child care homes (branches)
• Screened and trained child care providers
• Electronic daily reports of your child conveniently emailed to you
• Automatic billing – cashless and convenient
• Reliable and structured care
• Branches located right in your neighborhood
• Several child care programs, serving your family’s unique needs
• Programs available to children (Bungaloos) of all ages
• A community for families and Bungaloos to lean on and find within support and friendships


1. Choose a BungalowBranch location
2. Complete your Branch’s Inquiry Form
3. We’ll contact you to schedule your complimentary interview
4. Enroll into your BungalowBranch program
5. Pay for and manage your account through our website


• All the tools and systems you need to run a success in-home child care business are provided to you
• Unlimited support to you and your program
• Stay at home with your own children
• Flexible working schedule options
• Charge more than your competitors
• No need to collect checks, we collect tuition for you
• Get direct family referrals to fill your vacancies
• Referral program bonuses
• Lowest buy-in franchise fee out there
• Low risk commitment
• A community of providers to lean on and find within support and frienships


1. Complete our online application
2. We’ll contact you for your interview
3. Review our Franchise Disclosure Document
4. Complete our easy screening process
5. Sign your Franchise Agreement
6. Begin your training and setup your home – with our help of course
7. In 6-10 weeks open your doors to new families, make a difference, and earn a meaningful income

BungalowBranch of was founded on the mission to find convenient, quality, personalized, and affordable child care close to home. Founder Kelley Lewis created the concept when she became a new mom back in 2008 and since then, BungalowBranch has proudly served hundreds of families and to date is the only in-home child care company and franchise in the country.


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