Ocean County Child Care Centers

Ocean 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 159 child care centers in Ocean 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 Ocean County

The Learning Experience

The Learning Experience

Manahawkin, NJ 08050 | (609) 978-2900

The Learning Experience of Manahawkin is a home away from home for our TLE kids! We strive to create an environment of love, kindness, and learning. Our focus is a teaching style of learning through play with a curriculum which expands well beyond the traditional ...

Cassville Nursery

Cassville Nursery

Jackson, NJ 08527 | (732) 276-7244

Cassville Nursery is a state licensed nursery school offering extended day child care and drop-in services. Our 3 year old preschool and 4 year old pre-k programs are headed by certified teachers. Cassville Nursery is accepting enrollment for infants, toddlers, ...

Kiddie Academy of Brick

Kiddie Academy of Brick

Brick, NJ 08723 | (732) 262-3600

At Kiddie Academy, we continuously deliver the highest-quality child day care possible. It's something we're passionate about. It is this passion that has given us a leadership position in education-based child care for more than 30 years. And it's what drives ...

Bright Start Nursery School, Inc.

Bright Start Nursery School, Inc.

Barnegat, NJ 08005 | (609) 660-1800

The philosophy of Bright Start Nursery School is to provide a warm, nurturing environment that will enhance your child's social, physical, emotional, creative, and academic development. We provide an imaginative, structured program that enables children to explore ...

Happy Days South Preschool

Happy Days South Preschool

Manahawkin, NJ 08050 | (609) 597-8222

Developing the building blocks of future school success Dedicated to helping your child grow and develop Safe and Nurturing Environment Loving, Dedicated Teachers Comprehensive, Integrated Curriculum Teacher-Directed and Child-Initiated Learning Activities Based ...

Learning Ladder Child Care Center LLC

Learning Ladder Child Care Center LLC

Toms River, NJ 08753 | (732) 255-1211

We are a full service child care center located in Silverton area of Toms River NJ . We are open 7 days a week from 6 am to 7 pm.We only close on major holidays.We also accept CHS payments and offer very affordable tuition rates.Please call to schedule a tour. ...

Saint Francis Day Care Center

Saint Francis Day Care Center

Brant Beach, NJ 08008 | (609) 494-8861

The Mission and Philosophy of our program is to provide high-quality care in a developmentally appropriate program while promoting self-esteem and fostering independence and creativity in a relaxed and nurturing environment. Our major goals and objectives are to ...

The Peppermint Tree Child Development Center

The Peppermint Tree Child Development Center

Toms River, NJ 08753 | (732) 929-2500

The Peppermint Tree Child Development Center is a state Certified Center, privately owned, non-sectarian, non-denomination center that offers an enriching program developed for young inquisitive minds. We are proud to be a participating center in the National "strengthening ...

Barnegat Community PS Center

Barnegat Community PS Center

Barnegat, NJ 08005 | (732) 341-9622

With so many demands on today’s families and the increased focus on early brain development, families need all the support they can get to nurture the potential of youth. That’s why child care and early learning programs at the Y focus on holistically nurturing ...

Berkeley Child Care

Berkeley Child Care

Bayville, NJ 08721 | (732) 269-7676

Berkeley Child Care and Learning Center exists to provide a safe, developmentally appropriate environment for preschool and school age children. Our focus is to provide a stimulating early care and education experience which promotes each child's social/emotional, ...

Brick Rainbow Kids

Brick Rainbow Kids

Brick, NJ 08723 | (732) 202-1635

Children who graduate from Brick Rainbow Kids begin elementary school with a distinct advantage - we call it the Rainbow Difference. It's a culmination of the many ways, big and small, that we set a higher standard. Learn about the unique advantages of our Programs ...

Calvary Academy

Calvary Academy

Lakewood, NJ 08701 | (732) 363-3633

Calvary Academy’s Preschool Program Provides: ...an intentional, developmentally appropriate curriculum. ...an active, nurturing, and safe learning environment. ...differentiated instruction to meet the need of every child in the program. ...hands-on learning ...

Central United Methodist Learning Center

Central United Methodist Learning Center

Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742 | (732) 899-7729

Children attending the Learning Center are provided a structured, nurturing and positive environment for optimal physical, emotional, social and academic growth. This is interweaved with Christian morals. Children will develop their cognitive abilities through ...

Creative Castle Nursery School

Creative Castle Nursery School

Toms River, NJ 08753 | (732) 341-4377

Creative Castle is set on a private two acre wooded property located on Church Road, just a few blocks west of Hooper Avenue. We offer infants 6 weeks to children 6 years old an exciting, creative environment to learn and play. We offer a creative academic curriculum ...

Faith Lutheran Church Nursery School

Faith Lutheran Church Nursery School

Lavallette, NJ 08735 | (908) 369-3201

Four Seasons is a nondenominational child care and education center located at Faith Lutheran Church, 381 South Branch Road, Hillsborough, New Jersey.

Ocean County Childcare Referral Agencies:

Children's Home Society of New Jersey

1433 Hooper Ave., Ste 340
Toms River NJ 8753

Call (732) 557-9633 ext.105 or Toll Free (866) 905-6363 (For In-State Use Only)
Email: bschoen@oel.state.nj.us
For more information, visit http://www.chsofnj.org

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
Web Site: http://www.state.nj.us/dcf/about/divisions/ol/