Our Developmental Programs at a Glance

Where Child Care Leads to Growth

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.

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Our Offerings at a Glance 

  • Computers in some Classrooms
  • Swimming Activities (Summer)
  • Thematic Activities
  • 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
    Toddler Program (6 weeks-24 months)
  • Music, Art, & Science incorporated into the Curriculum(2 - 4 year olds)
  • OSSE Department of Health Licensed, DHS Approved
  • Insured

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.

Meal Program

The C.H.I.L.D. Center provides breakfast, a catered lunch, PM snacks. These meals meet the nutritional guidelines established by the USDA.

Infant/Toddler Program

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
  • Science Activities
  • Cooking Experiences
  • Field Trips
  • Cultural Activities
  • Dramatic Play
  • Reading Readiness
  • Math Readiness
  • Language Development
  • Creative 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
  • Vouchers Accepted
  • 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
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