New Jersey Child Care Centers

With 4,209 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of New Jersey, 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 New Jersey 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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Harbor Learning Center

Harbor Learning Center

Edison, NJ 08837 | (732) 661-2080

Great Newly renovated school, large classrooms, professional and educated teachers and assistants. We have created a private well rounded curriculum for children ages ranging from 2 1/2 years to 6 years. Our academic approach will compliment all types of different learning styles so your children will get the best out of their early academic journey. Our classroom are large, clean and tastefully decorative. We welcome all as family. Stop by for a tour anytime, we'd love to meet you and your children

Shine DayCare Center, LLC

Shine DayCare Center, LLC

Union City, NJ 07087 | (201) 348-1500

Shine Day Care Center provides an enriched learning environment that has helped countless students get ahead. Founded in 2005, the school is located in Union City NJ and serves Weehawken NJ (Hudson County) reflecting the diverse backgrounds and cultures of the area. We have 65 students and a well prepared, dedicated and professional staff of 13, eager to learn, create and grow together.

Essential Beginnings Learning Center

Essential Beginnings Learning Center

Hainesport, NJ 08036 | (609) 667-7838

Essential Beginnings Learning Center is a brand new facility located in Hainesport, NJ. We are licensed for children ages 2 1/2 and older. We are currently enrolling!!

Small Blessings Child Care Center

Small Blessings Child Care Center

Edison, NJ 08817 | (732) 452-9798

We aim to provide our children with learning experiences which will enhance their social, emotional and cognitive development. We, at Small Blessings Child Care Center, aim to provide these young children with quality learning experience. At the same time, we strive to provide them with a nurturing, safe and stimulating environment. We achieve these by primarily engaging them in activities that develop their fine motor, gross motor, cognitive and social skills. At Small Blessings Child Care Center, our mission is to develop in these children the love of learning. Our hope is, by the time they move on to grade schools, they are already well-equipped with the necessary skills to succeed. We constantly work with their parents to provide these kids a positive support system that will further help them  to develop and grow. Our overarching philosophy is to "develop the whole child." Come and bring your kids. Let them grow with us! Since the center is a participant of New Jersey Child Adult Food Program, we provide completely free meals for our children daily - breakfast, lunch and snacks. Our menus are updated monthly, taking extra measures to make sure that all meals served met required nutritional values.  

Purple Lily Art Academy

Purple Lily Art Academy

Teaneck, NJ 07666 | (201) 485-1458

If you need something to keep your child busy after school, consider sending them to our Art studio. We offer afternoon art classes, Monday - Friday from 3pm - 6pm. We have extended classes on days of early school closings. Our classes art taught by experienced Art Instructors and include painting, jewelry making, arts and crafts, skit writing and reading club. Students can attend classes daily, weekly or monthly. Spaces are limited, visit our studio and fill out an application today!

New Jersey Child Care Licensing Agency

New Jersey Department of Children & Families
Office of Licensing
P.O. Box 717
225 East State St., 4th Floor West
Trenton, NJ 08625-0717
Phone: 609-826-3980
Toll Free: 877-667-9845
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