Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in California

With 12,892 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of California, 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 California 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 California 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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San Francisco, CA 94123 | (415) 346-8608

Welcome to Little Gators, one of the happiest, friendliest, most loving places in the San Francisco Marina & Cow Hollow neighborhoods for families with children from 2 to 5 years old. At Little Gators we strive to make every day a day of learning, filled with love and wonderful experiences to help your learners find what interests and inspires them. 



Santa Rosa, CA 95405 | (707) 539-6232

Achievers Preschool & Child Care Center is a licensed preschool center offering educational experiences and kindergarten readiness programs for up to 90 children.



Garden Grove, CA 92844 | (714) 896-0130

Shalom Preschool and Afterschool operate educational programs for 2 years old to 12 years old all year round (August to July). We offer both half-day and full-day child care service to meet the needs of working parents. We follow the very latest Child Care Licensing and CDC regulations. We have wonderful activities in our preschool program: cooking, science, yoga, rhythm sticks, movement, and Little Mozarts Music Class. We provide breakfast, lunch, snack, and dinner free of charge.



San Jose, CA 95135 | (408) 600-6031

At Safari Kid, our philosophy is that each child is unique, we identify children’s areas of strength and foster them. Through our customized practices and personalized learning approach we allow children to learn naturally at a pace that is comfortable to them.



San Jose, CA 95120 | (408) 600-6031

At Safari Kid Preschool we lay the foundation for academic excellence, creative expression, physical and emotional wellness and instill confidence in children to be responsible global citizens. Our ability-based learning program is committed to help all students become lifelong learners.

California Child Care Licensing Agency

California Department of Social Services
Community Care Licensing Division
Child Care Program Office
744 P Street, Mail Station #19-14-48
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-651-6040
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