At The C.H.I.L.D. Center, our programs are designed with full/extended day activities, which provide enriching and structured interaction for children. Our facilities are an extension of the community developed to give parents a more convenient means of utilizing a supervised, professional, and educational child care facility. The focus of the centers is to promote a positive, friendly, and developmental environment for children of all ages.
Our Offerings at a Glance
Computers in some Classrooms
Swimming Activities (Summer)
Vouchers Accepted (D.C.)
Summer Enrichment Camp/Seasonal Camps
Field Trips (Educational & Recreational)
Nursery (2 year olds) and Preschool (3 -4 year olds) Programs
Before & After School Program (4–12 years)
Structured Academic Curriculum (HighReach/ABEKA)Infant/ Toddler Program (6 weeks-24 months)
Music, Art, & Science incorporated into the Curriculum(2 - 4 year olds)
OSSE Department of Health Licensed, DHS Approved
School Year Program
The C.H.I.L.D. Center offers an educational, hands-on curriculum designed for ages toddler to 5 years. This program operates from August through June.
Seasonal Camps/Summer Enrichment Program
Seasonal camps are 1 week during Christmas and Spring Break. The summer program is considered a thematic enrichment camp. It operates approximately 8-10 weeks, from June until August.
Before & After School Program
This program is designed for ages 4 through 12 and operates from August to June. It includes a homework hour and structured activities.
The C.H.I.L.D. Center provides breakfast, a catered lunch, PM snacks. These meals meet the nutritional guidelines established by the USDA.
These programs include daily activities (language development and social skills), peer interaction, and outdoor exploration.
The C.H.I.L.D. Center has an educational-based hands on curriculum designed to meet the developmental needs of each age group. A planned curriculum for the toddler through 4-year-old groups include:
Outdoor & Social Play
Music & Art Activities
Health & Nutrition
Social Learning Experiences
Social Studies Activities
Other C.H.I.L.D. Center Amenities and Services
Services Provided to Non-Enrolled Children for Emergency Care/Other School and Program Closings
Daily Drop-In Service (All Ages) up to 3 days
Professional, Friendly Staff (CPR/First Aid Certified)
Safe & Secure Environment
Weekend Services (D.C. Location)
Only One Discount Per Family Applies
Fees Payable by Money Order, Cash
"Parents Night Out" Service (Dates TBD)
Flexible Schedules, Part-Time Schedules
Space Rental for Parties & Events Available
Some Holiday Hours
Utilize Services At All Sites for Scheduling Conveniences