Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in Illinois

With 4,001 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 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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JOYFUL BEGINNINGS CHILD CARE CENTER

JOYFUL BEGINNINGS CHILD CARE CENTER

Markham, IL 60428 | (708) 202-0645

Our mission at Joyful Beginnings Child Care Center is to provide a safe and positive environment. Our children have joyful minds that produce empowered futures. We encourage and enrich our children through social, physical, cognitive, language and spritual development.

JOYFUL BEGINNINGS INC.

JOYFUL BEGINNINGS INC.

Chicago, IL 60620 | (773) 994-7685

We believe that each child is a unique individual who needs an secure, caring, and stimulating atmosphere which to grow and mature emotionally, physically and socially. 

THE GUADALUPE REYES CHILDREN & FAMILY C.

THE GUADALUPE REYES CHILDREN & FAMILY C.

Chicago, IL 60608 | (312) 997-2021

El Valor is one of the largest providers of early childhood education in the Chicagoland area. El Valor’s Children’s Programs support families through seamless, comprehensive programming that fosters creative and innovative child development services, parental involvement, multiculturalism, and respect.  Children’s development, including children with special needs, are strengthened through relationship building, community partnerships, professional leadership, strong management systems, and family advocacy. El Valor works with more than 4,000 children under the age of five, 20% who are diagnosed with a developmental or physical disability.

REY GONZALEZ CHILDREN AND FAMILY CENTER

REY GONZALEZ CHILDREN AND FAMILY CENTER

Chicago, IL 60617 | (773) 721-9311

El Valor is one of the largest providers of early childhood education in the Chicagoland area. El Valor’s Children’s Programs support families through seamless, comprehensive programming that fosters creative and innovative child development services, parental involvement, multiculturalism, and respect.  Children’s development, including children with special needs, are strengthened through relationship building, community partnerships, professional leadership, strong management systems, and family advocacy. El Valor works with more than 4,000 children under the age of five, 20% who are diagnosed with a developmental or physical disability.

EL VALOR CHILDREN CENTER

EL VALOR CHILDREN CENTER

Cicero, IL 60804 | (312) 997-2021

El Valor is one of the largest providers of early childhood education in the Chicagoland area. El Valor’s Children’s Programs support families through seamless, comprehensive programming that fosters creative and innovative child development services, parental involvement, multiculturalism, and respect.  Children’s development, including children with special needs, are strengthened through relationship building, community partnerships, professional leadership, strong management systems, and family advocacy. El Valor works with more than 4,000 children under the age of five, 20% who are diagnosed with a developmental or physical disability.

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

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