Essex County Child Care Centers

Essex County childcare centers come in sizes, costs, and programs to fit all budgets and preferences. We know that parents are busy but that selecting the right daycare center or preschool is crucial. So we’ve gathered basic information for 12 child care centers in Essex County into a single location so that you are only a click away from basic information such as address, size, and licensing information that can help you refine your search. You can narrow down your search even further by selecting a zip code or a city from the list below. Need more assistance? Simply contact the child care referral agency or the licensing agency listed on the right!

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Top Childcare Centers in Essex County

Brighton Elementary School Preschool

Brighton Elementary School Preschool

Brighton, VT 05846 | (802) 723-4373

Brighton Elementary School Preschool is a Center Based Child Care and Preschool Program - Licensed Provider in Brighton VT. It has maximum capacity of 10 children. The center accepts children ages of: Preschool.

Gochie, Cheryl

Gochie, Cheryl

Concord, VT 05824 | (802) 695-2544

Activities such as storytime, arts and crafts, music, inside/outside play, development of Pre-K skills for those transitioning to school, and snacks & meals.

Blanchard, Maureen

Blanchard, Maureen

Canaan, VT 05902 | (802) 266-8147

I have a B.S.in Elem.Education with a minor in child psychology & concentrated study in early childhood ed. I believe children need to be in an environment where they feel comfortable to learn and grow. Out/indoor play with appropriate toys. ...

Churchill, Louise

Churchill, Louise

Concord, VT 05824 | (802) 695-1560

Breakfast at 7-7:30, inside play 7:30-9:30, snack, clean up, outside play 9:45-11:30, lunch @ 11:30, rest 12-1, this is nap for those who take it, movie for those who do not, 1:15-4:15-play either inside or outside, story and craft, 4:15-clean-up ...

Concord Early Childhood Program

Concord Early Childhood Program

Concord, VT 05824 | (802) 695-2550

Available to concord residents, our program provided developmentally appropriate readiness activities.

Gilman Child and Family Development Program

Gilman Child and Family Development Program

Lunenburg, VT 05904 | (802) 892-5997

We are a Head Start/Preschool collaborative. We follow a set schedule every day and would consider our program to be literacy based.

Macie, Lynn

Macie, Lynn

Lunenburg, VT 05906 | (802) 892-5351

I offer a play based program; I am an Early Care and Education provider. I have a curriculum that meets the Vermont Early Learning Standards (VELS), which emphasizes kindergarten readiness. I assess each child's growth using Teaching Strategies Gold; ...

Rodgers, Lizabeth

Rodgers, Lizabeth

Concord, VT 05824 | (802) 274-8756

7:00 - 8:00 Handwashing, breakfast, free play 8:30 - 9:00 Group circle 9:00 - 9:30 Activity 9:30 - 10:00 Diaper change, handwashing, snack 10:00 - 10:30 Outside weather permitting 10:30 - 11:00 Free play, prep lunch 11:00 - 11:30 Hand washing, lunch ...

Young, Samantha

Young, Samantha

Concord, VT 05824 | (802) 695-4622

I have been a registered home child care provider since 2008. In 2014 I worked as a par educator, and 2015 ,2016 I worked in the preschool room earning my Child Care Credential.

Canaan School Preschool

Canaan School Preschool

Canaan, VT 05903 | (802) 266-8910

Canaan School Preschool is a Center Based Child Care and Preschool Program - Licensed Provider in Canaan VT. It has maximum capacity of 15 children. The center accepts children ages of: Preschool.

Hahr, Amanda

Hahr, Amanda

Concord, VT 05824 | (802) 373-2260

I plan to run a play based program with arts and crafts, music, physical activities; like dancing, walking, as well as some educational activities mixed into our week. Some TV during quiet time is okay. Respectfulness, manners, helping others, workin ...

Island Pond Child & Family Development Program

Island Pond Child & Family Development Program

Brighton, VT 05846 | (802) 723-6231

Please ask about our program.

Essex County Childcare Referral Agencies:

Umbrella, Inc

970 Memorial Dr.
St. Johnsbury VT 5819

Call (802) 748-8645 or Toll Free (800) 916-8645 (For In-State Use Only)
Email: childcare@umbrellavt.org
For more information, visit

NEKCA Parent Child Center

P.O. Box 346
Newport VT 5855

Call (802) 334-4072 ext.0 or Toll Free (877) 722-6680
Email: lfarney@nekcaavt.org
For more information, visit http://www.nekca-pccnorth.org

Vermont Child Care Licensing Agency

Vermont Agency of Human Services
Department for Children and Families
Child Development Division
Child Care Licensing Unit, , 3 NORTH
103 South Main Street
Waterbury, VT 05671-2901
Phone: 802-241-3110
Toll Free: 800-649-2642 (within state)
Web Site: http://dcf.vermont.gov/cdd/child_care_licensing