Lake County Child Care Centers

Lake 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 172 child care centers in Lake 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 Lake County

4-KIDS CHILD CARE CENTER

4-KIDS CHILD CARE CENTER

Grayslake, IL 60030 | (847) 548-4386

The Choice of a caregiver and school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make during your child's early years. We are here to help you make a sound, educated, and comforting choice

A.A.U.W. NURSERY SCHOOL

A.A.U.W. NURSERY SCHOOL

Waukegan, IL 60087 | (847) 623-0550

Our program is proud to have earned and maintained NAEYC Accreditation since 1991 – the mark of quality for early childhood education programs

CREATIVE CARE CHILDRENS CENTER, INC.

CREATIVE CARE CHILDRENS CENTER, INC.

Barrington, IL 60010 | (847) 382-2812

Located just south of the village of Barrington, Illinois, Creative Learning Montessori School (Creative Care Children's Center) provides Chicago's Northwest Suburbs with excellence in Montessori education (full day Kindergarten - 6th grade) and child care (6 weeks ...

KIDDY LEARNING STATION MUNDELEIN, LLC

KIDDY LEARNING STATION MUNDELEIN, LLC

Mundelein, IL 60060 | (847) 566-0966

Kiddy Learning Station is a leading provider of quality childcare for the northwest suburbs. Our first location opened in 2004, just outside of downtown Arlington Heights. In 2012, we added a second location in Mundelein and we plan to continue to grow and add ...

LAKE FOREST HIGH SCHOOL'S LITTLE SCOUTS

LAKE FOREST HIGH SCHOOL'S LITTLE SCOUTS

Lake Forest, IL 60045 | (847) 235-9670

Little Scouts Preschool Program is operated in conjunction with nationally renowned Lake Forest High School. In a structured yet nurturing environment Little Scouts offers quality care and developmentally appropriate activities for children six weeks to five years ...

PRIME TIME 2 CHILDRENS CENTER

PRIME TIME 2 CHILDRENS CENTER

Grayslake, IL 60030 | (847) 548-3455

Prime Time Children’s Center where we believe children should grow and develop in a friendly caring environment. With a family oriented atmosphere rather than one of a major corporation. Prime Time has been family owned and operated for more than 20 years. We ...

1ST PRESBYTERIAN PRESCHOOL PROGRAM

1ST PRESBYTERIAN PRESCHOOL PROGRAM

Lake Forest, IL 60045 | (847) 295-1214

Welcome to the First Presbyterian Church Preschool website. Embarking on its 48th year in early childhood education, the Preschool continues to embrace its strong reputation for initiating a lifetime love of learning for young children.

ATONEMENT CHRISTIAN DAY SCHOOL

ATONEMENT CHRISTIAN DAY SCHOOL

Barrington, IL 60010 | (847) 382-6360

Welcome to the Atonement Christian Day School, where we are excited about becoming partners with you in the education of your child

BJBE EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER

BJBE EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER

Deerfield, IL 60015 | (847) 940-7575

At Congregation BJBE in Deerfield, Illinois, we have adopted the Reggio Amelia approach to teaching and say that we are "Reggio Inspired." In a Reggio–inspired pre-school, children and teachers are partners in the learning process. The children help to create ...

BRD JEWISH ED ERLY CHLDHOD @ BNAI TIKVAH

BRD JEWISH ED ERLY CHLDHOD @ BNAI TIKVAH

Deerfield, IL 60015 | (847) 945-8577

B'nai Tikvah hosts the pre-school programs operated by the Board of Jewish Education (BJE). The various programs, geared for children 18 months-5 years, integrate general education and Jewish values and experiences within a warm, supportive environment

BRIGHT HORIZONS AT LAKE COOK

BRIGHT HORIZONS AT LAKE COOK

Deerfield, IL 60015 | (847) 374-9000

At Bright Horizons®, 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, ...

BUMC NOAH'S ARK CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL

BUMC NOAH'S ARK CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL

Barrington, IL 60010 | (847) 844-3738

Noah’s Ark Preschool wants your child to have a positive first time school experience. We are confident that our school provides a happy Christian environment where children can learn, grow, make friends, and have fun

BUSY BEE CHILDREN'S CENTER

BUSY BEE CHILDREN'S CENTER

Waukegan, IL 60087 | (847) 245-6800

An integral part of the Lake County community for more than 40 years, Busy Bee Children's Center is your trusted partner for early care and education in the Waukegan area. Our center is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children ...

CHAMPIONS EARLY LNG CTR AT WOODLAND

CHAMPIONS EARLY LNG CTR AT WOODLAND

Gages Lake, IL 60030 | (847) 549-1393

Champions has a great solution for busy working families: activities that combine fun and learning, together with the safety and convenience of a high-quality program right inside your school. Champions offers a variety of group and individual activities designed ...

CHARLOTTE'S LEARNING CENTER, INC.

CHARLOTTE'S LEARNING CENTER, INC.

Waukegan, IL 60085 | (847) 599-3802

Charlotte’s Learning center is where children come first, we are committed to providing quality child care service to you and your children to help develop our future leaders. Charlotte’s Learning Center provides professional, quality child care for children ...

Lake County Childcare Referral Agencies:

YWCA - Lake County Child Care Resource & Referral

1425 Tri-State Parkway, Suite 180
Gurnee IL 60031

Call (847) 662-4247
Email: information@ywcalakecountyil.org
For more information, visit http://www.ywcalakecounty.org/

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: http://www.state.il.us/dcfs/daycare/index.sht ml
Note: Will refer caller to appropriate county contact