California Child Care Centers

With 12,471 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of California, the right daycare option is waiting for you. Whether you prefer a larger preschool with an innovative early childhood curriculum or the cozy personalization of smaller daycare centers, there are California childcare centers to fit every preference and budget. Check out the Quick Search box on the right hand side of the page in order to search for childcare providers by zip code or city/state. You can also click on your county and follow the links. You will be able to access information about scores of different childcare providers in your area, complete with reviews, business hours, a street view map, the age ranges the childcare providers service, the size of the service, and where the provider is located.

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Mersiha's Family Daycare

Mersiha's Family Daycare

San Jose, CA 95128 | (408) 569-7078

Hi, my name is Mersiha (Mer-see-ya) :) Prior to establishing my own family daycare, I've worked at daycare centers/preschools, and was also a nanny for families. I have graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Education/Child Development and have 10 years experience working with children from infancy to 10 years old. Licensed by the State of California, I am CPR and First Aid certified, Home Safety Inspection clearance, TB test clearance, & Adult Background Check clearances. Conviently located in West San Jose right off interstate 880 & 280 which is great for easy drop-off and pick-up!! Also, right behind Santana Row and walking distance to Valley Fair Mall, in a great safe neighborhood. Please call me at 408-569-7078 to answer any questions you may have or to schedule a time for you to come and visit Mersiha's Family Daycare. Awards & Accreditations Bachelor's Degree in Education/Child Development

Grace Kids Preschool East

Grace Kids Preschool East

Spring Valley, CA 91978 | (619) 741-3555

This is a brand new center that has just opened- May 8, 2017. There is an experienced staff just waiting for your child to join the kids in an exciting learning adventure. This faith-based program offers a traditional approach to early education with intentional curriculum that prepares a child for success in kindergarten. If a child is enrolled before June 1, 2017, registration is half off - a $75 savings.  In addition, beginning now until July 1st, 2017, the Tell-a-Friend opportunity will be available to you.  When you tell-a-friend about our program and we enroll your friend, you will receive one week free tuition.  Satisfied parents are the very best advertisement in the world. Note:  If you do not want to start until September, now is the time to get enrolled.  Go through the registration process to save your spot.  I promise you, the classes will fill up fast. You won't be disappointed!  Hours:  7am - 6pm.  Ages 2 through 5 are welcome!

Bright Horizons at South Figueroa Street

Bright Horizons at South Figueroa Street

Los Angeles, CA 90071 | (323) 296-9720

Opening Fall 2017 Welcome to Bright Horizons at South Figueroa Street, conveniently located in the downtown LA Financial District on the corner of South Figueroa and West 5th Street. Only a block from the Central Library! We recognize how important beginnings are in each child's development, and to each family. We provide a safe, nurturing and engaging environment where your child can learn and develop to their full potential. As the leading provider of child care & preschool in Los Angeles, we are passionate about providing the individualized care and attention your child needs to thrive in today's world. Our newly constructed center will have a Movement Matters Zone for daily gross motor activity, SMART boards, and touch screen computers. Bright Horizons at South Figueroa Street will also have combined indoor/outdoor playgrounds!

Tsan Family Day Care

Tsan Family Day Care

Rosemead, CA 91770 | (626) 230-9649

Time Available: Monday-Saturday We accept OPTION. We are on the food program. Welcome to Tsan Family Child Care Hi there! My name is Ms. Kien. I provide educational, outdoor activities and fun activities for children to explore their imagination. Our curriculum includes math, english, story-telling, reading, drawing, arts and crafts, and imaginative play. I provide potty training. Drop-off, part-time and full-time available. I make Homemade nutritious hot meals, snacks and fresh fruits provided. I am licensed #198017659, first-aid certified and health and safety practices certified. I accept from age 0-5 years old.

Vision Tech Camps

Vision Tech Camps

Saratoga, CA 95070 | (408) 647-4833

Vision Tech Camps provides week-long summer tech camps for kids & teens ages 7-17. We take great pride in creating hands-on and project-based computer camps that provide an outstanding summer educational opportunities for kids and teens to learn technology.

California Child Care Licensing Agency

California Department of Social Services
Community Care Licensing Division
Child Care Program Office
744 P Street, Mail Station #19-14-48
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-651-6040
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