Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in Louisiana

With 3,005 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of Louisiana, 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 Louisiana 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 Louisiana parish 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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First Friends Christian Learning Center

First Friends Christian Learning Center

Bossier City, LA 71112 | (318) 752-1498

First Friends Christian Learning Center is organized for children ages 2 months to 5 years.  Our Mother’s Day Out program accepts children 2 months thru 3 years.  We also offer preschool programs for children who are fully potty trained and have turned 3 or 4 prior to September 30. For children that have turned 5 before 12/31 we also offer preschool 5 to help bridge the gap between preschool and Kindergarten. First Friends operates Monday thru Friday from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm  We follow the same calendar year as the Bossier Parish Schools with exception of our starting and ending dates. Our purpose and goal is to provide a safe, loving, and nurturing Christian environment, which fosters cognitive, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual growth in the children of our church families and the community.  We implement our goal by providing opportunities for continuing growth and enrichment in all readiness areas for future formal education.

Blue Bridge ASL Academy

Blue Bridge ASL Academy

Baton Rouge, LA 70806 | (225) 484-1275

We are a language immersion program that incorporates English and ASL into children's daily routine. We accept all children including deaf, hard of hearing, special needs, and hearing children. Our goal is to be completely inclusive and meet children where they are at. We accept Louisiana CCAP and are a type 3 center. We have an intensive kindergarten readiness curriculum so your child will not be behind when they leave us. Right now we accept children from ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Our teacher student ratios are very low so we can focus more on the children's individual needs. Each classroom has one hearing teacher and one deaf teacher. Also everyone in our facility knows ASL and can communicate with deaf/Hard of Hearing parents & deaf/Hard of hearing children.

Louisiana Child Care Licensing Agency

Louisiana Department of Children and Family services
Division of Programs
Licensing Section
P.O. Box 3078
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3078
Phone: 225-342-9905
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