Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in Illinois

With 2,975 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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Stepping Stones CDC Daycare Center

Stepping Stones CDC Daycare Center

Springfield, IL 62702 | (217) 303-4915

Our facility is approx. 4500 square feet with 2 acres of outdoor play area.  Open Monday-Friday from 7am-5pm.  



Chicago, IL 60618 | (312) 819-5077

Rayito de Sol offers an exclusive alternative for parents to integrate their childcare with Spanish language immersion and cultural development in a licensed and nationally accredited program. Our award-winning childcare services are focus on children from six weeks to kindergarten age, the critical stages of life witch language acquisition most readily develops. Rayito de Sol teaches a curriculum grounded in both, language and culture to enhance social awareness and cultural diversity. Rayito de Sol is the ONLY in its kind center in the city of Chicago, setting the bar high by introducing our Spanish Immersion Centers for young children to meet the educational needs on current and future generations. Bienvenidos a Rayito de Sol!

Charming Children Learning Academy

Charming Children Learning Academy

Chicago, IL 60651 | (872) 278-5437

                                            Our Mission Statement Charming Children strive to provide the highest quality childcare in a safe environment where learning meets caring, one child at a time.                                                          Our History  Charming Children has been providing quality childcare for 9 years from small beginnings operating as family home childcare. Expanding into a childcare center, while still fostering our family culture.                                                              Safety & Security At Charming Children your child’s experience the joy of learning in the safest, most nurturing environment. Each classroom is equipped with security camera.  We are licensed by the State of Illinois and undergo regular center inspections. All of our professionals are training and highly qualified.  As we provide premier childcare and education  to the children, we take pride in providing an award winning base curriculum that correlates with NAEYC Standards.                                                                 Join our Family!    We can give you a million reason to choose Charming Children .... But here’s our top 5:  1. All of our professional are carefully chosen based on their education, professionalism and experience. Our qualified team of early childhood educators strive to enhance each child’s natural curiosity and ignite a love for learning.    2. Our Commitment to Connectivity Our tech -savvy center offers the ability for each parent to stay connected with their child throughout the day in real time using the Brightwheel  app for daily communication .    3. We are a dual language learning center Teaching students Mandarin and Spanish.    4. We offer S.T.E.A.M Ensuring your child’s has exposure to natural sense of curiosity and developing a strong foundation for learning    5. Our Learning Environment We offer your child the opportunity to explore and grow in a well- equipped environment that is stimulating, safe, consistent and nurturing. Our centers are welcoming and spacious with classrooms designed to foster child-directed, free-play, choice play as well as structured group and teacher directed activities.    All while providing a parents peace of mind.   COME EXPERIENCE THE DIFFERENCE



Richton Park, IL 60471 | (708) 248-5856

Learn Together Grow Together is a Quality childcare program serving the Richton Park community. Quality Staff and Loving Friendly environment!



Chicago, IL 60619 | (773) 723-0338

Family-centered, quality child care, and early education that inspires the love of learning in our youngest scholars. *Care for children 6 weeks to 6 years old. *Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum *STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math) Curriculum *One-on-one instructional support * Virtual Field Trips during Covid-19 *Toilet training support *Healthy meals and snacks served daily *Developmental Screening and support for children with special needs *Family Engagement activities *Child Care Assistance Program welcomed.

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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