Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in Illinois

With 3,019 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of Illinois, 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 Illinois 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 Illinois 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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Chicago, IL 60707 | (773) 490-0576

Our day care center is here to provide you with expert assistance. It's a Bilingual Child Care where the community of families and educators come together to share our love of learning.

Dreamers at Palatine

Dreamers at Palatine

Palatine, IL 60067 | (847) 496-4631

At Dreamers, your child will be exposed to the most innovative, creative, and influential environment that will shape their cognitive development and expose them to new concepts, ideas, & help shape them into becoming autonomous and empathetic thinkers. Dreamers is a family owned business and has a team of passionate and professional teachers that work with each individual family to ensure that all of your little one’s needs are met daily. Here at Dreamers, your child will learn important concepts that will shape their cognitive development, and challenge your children to think of the world in new and exciting ways. A Ukrainian-American center, your child will have the ability to learn from new cultures & traditions, while simultaneously still engaging with the vast community they grow and learn with. As this is our second location, we are so incredibly humbled to be able to open our arms up to more families and children. Dreamers is much more than a childcare facility. We are a community, we are a team, we are one family. Come join us today!



Fox River Grove, IL 60021 | (224) 357-8723



Chicago, IL 60645 | (773) 949-4546

OLAFS CHILDCARE CENTER Located at 2328 W Touhy Ave, We are open from 6 AM to 6 PM, We accept Action for Children, We are Montessori Inspired Center for kids from ages 15 months to 7 years along with  before and after school care program, reasonably priced and have special discounts for kids under 2years please enquire within

Open Space Early Learning Center

Open Space Early Learning Center

Chicago, IL 60640 | (773) 293-7916

Open Space Early Learning Center is a brand new, state of the art school specializing in early education. We provide Infant, Toddler, Early Preschool, and Preschool programs for children 6 weeks to 5 years. At Open Space, we encourage development of the whole child by creating both a stimulating and nurturing environment. We not only provide hands-on materials but also engaging experiences that encourage children to learn through exploration, discovery, and play.

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: ml
Note: Will refer caller to appropriate county contact

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