Illinois Child Care Centers

With 3,870 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of Illinois, 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 Illinois 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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The Children's House of LIbertyville

The Children's House of LIbertyville

Libertyville, IL 60048 | (847) 816-3590

Family Centered Convenience » Respect for the concerns of your home and work life » Programs to meet the needs of your whole family » Experienced, qualified care from 6 weeks to 6th grade » Peaceful and positive environment » Close family community, a home for your children as they grow » Focus on the social, cognitive, and emotional needs of the whole child » Full day programs from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm » Van transportation before and after school to local elementary schools » Catered lunch » Summer Camp Program, open year round » Individualized learning, respect, and cooperation



Chicago, IL 60620 | (773) 966-5229

It is the mission of I Have A Dream Learning Daycare Center II to provide quality child care for all families in the community in a warm, nurturing, loving and educational environment. The child care needs of all economic levels are served, enabling families to obtain employment or to further their education.

Bright Horizons at Skokie

Bright Horizons at Skokie

Skokie, IL 60077 | (847) 583-1052

At Bright Horizons at Skokie, we’re right there with your child – providing an engaging, flexible curriculum that’s designed to inspire children at every age and stage. Built around extensive research, 21st-century technology, and developmentally- appropriate instruction, our carefully planned curriculum introduces and reinforces concepts of math, science, language, social awareness, environment, art, and health. We look forward to sharing this experience with your family and partnering with you on your child’s educational journey.

Little Blessings Learning Center

Little Blessings Learning Center

Edwards, IL 61528 | (309) 369-5049

Little Blessings Learning Center provides quality early childhood education on a smaller, more-personalized scale, in a safe and happy environment that is fun, educational and nurturing. Designed with 14 state-of-the art learning centers and a structured curriculum, your child will progress their social-emotional, physical, language and cognitive development while building the skills needed to succeed in kindergarten and beyond! We invite you to visit our center (which has been compared to a child's discovery museum), meet our reliable, trustworthy and experienced staff and witness the awesome learning experiences we have to offer.  We look forward to partnering with your family and sharing the joy of learning with your child!   For information regarding registration, please call 309-369-5049.  

The Nook

The Nook

Chicago, IL 60616 | (312) 526-3255

The Nook Daycare is an individualized learning experience where children, parents, and teachers grow together to instill children with a love of learning.

Illinois Child Care Licensing Agency

Illinois Department of Children & Family Services
Central Office of Licensing
406 East Monroe Street, Station 60
Springfield, IL 62701-1498
Phone: 217-785-2688
Toll Free: 877-746-0829
Web Site: ml
Note: Will refer caller to appropriate county contact

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