New York Child Care Centers

With 5,492 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of New York, 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 York 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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Staten Island Preschool powered by FasTracKids (Grasmere)

Staten Island Preschool powered by FasTracKids (Grasmere)

Staten Island, NY 10305 | 718-351-733

Choosing a preschool with a philosophy will set the foundation for your child’s first school experience. When you enter Staten Island Preschool powered by FasTracKids our philosophy is to help students discover their own abilities and potential to learn inside a classroom focused on an interactive education. At FasTracKids preschool, we work together closely with parents to create a specific approach to set goals for your children. We are organized so that we set a plan and a routine for every day. Staten Island Preschool powered by FasTracKids is described as offering a combination of play- based learning as well as structured activities. Having this combination education your child can choose their activities based on their interests. During play-based areas our teachers interact and encourage the kids to play, facilitating social skills, interacting while learning valuable skills, including cooperation, collaboration. Children are introduced to an advanced enrichment program at a very young age. Our child-centered Staten Island preschool programs provide a solid foundation for future academic growth in preschool aged children. FasTracKids Preschool programs utilizes an exciting, interactive program with a focus on creativity, communication, confidence, critical thinking and collaboration.

Mill Pond Nursery & Childcare, Inc.

Mill Pond Nursery & Childcare, Inc.

Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776 | (631) 675-6901

We are excited to announce the opening of our new location! Mill Pond Nursery & Childcare is expanding into our second location beginning July 2017. Our Stony Brook location on Mill Pond Road will continue to run as well. We are right across the street from Ward Melville High School. Please use the Old Town Rd entrance to our building, the Norwood entrance is used exclusively by the North Shore Jewish Center. Contact us today to schedule a tour of our new location! Call or Email us Today! 631-675-6901 - ​​



Brooklyn, NY 11221 | (718) 443-3917

A.C.E. Integration Head Start (in Bushwick, Brooklyn) was designed and the program was implemented in 1994 to focus on the needs of children. Our purpose as a preschool is to stimulate learning in all developmental areas, while caring for the children’s health and nutritional needs. Also, to foster each child’s social skills. This is achieved by our children “accepting” themselves and others, expressing their “creativity and utilizing the environment (ecology) for learning”. Thus, the acronym A.C.E. We are a full-day program serving 110 children of whom 40% are diagnosed developmentally disabled and special needs. Children with disabilities are designated with cognitive, developmental and speech delays to emotional, behavior and hearing problems. Children who are considered special needs have chronic illness such as severe asthma, diabetes and epilepsy. Our disabled population is composed of children who can attend day-integrated setting.      

Sunshine Nursery Center LLC

Sunshine Nursery Center LLC

Cambridge, NY 12816 | (518) 677-5566

Sunshine is an early childhood education center offering full service day care for children 6-weeks old through school-age. Monday - Friday; 7am - 6pm. We also offer 1/2-day preschool classes for 3-year-olds and 4-year-olds. Our after-school care is affordable and productive for children attending Cambridge Central School.

The Polka Dot Place

The Polka Dot Place

Rochester, NY 14621 | (585) 338-9808

Innovative and brand new daycare in Irondequoit, but only 3- 4 miles from Webster and Penfield Infant Spots Available!!! Spots for ALL AGES available Degreed staff with 35+ years combined daycare experience New toys and equipment within a newly renovated space Indoor Playhouse and Ball Pit for Toddlers and Preschoolers Before and After School Care Ballet and Martial Arts Option Small center with lots of TLC and individualized care Sibling Discounts Drop-In Care and Hourly Care Options Financial Aid available on a case by case basis Contact Us Today! Phone: (585)338-9808

New York Child Care Licensing Agency

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
Division of Child Care Services
South Building Room 309
52 Washington Street
Rensselaer, NY 12144-2796
Phone: 518-474-9454
Toll Free: 800-732-5207
Web Site: ycare_regs.asp
Note: Will refer to regional office

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