Missouri Child Care Centers

With 2,269 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of Missouri, 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 Missouri 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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PLC Kidz Childcare

PLC Kidz Childcare

Joplin, MO 64804 | (417) 553-7100

At PLC Kidz Childcare, we believe in the value and uniqueness of each child we serve. Our childcare experience is designed to promote each child's own individual social, emotional, spiritual, physical, and cognitive development. As caregivers and educators, our mission is to provide a safe, and developmentally appropriate learning environment, which fosters a child's natural desire to explore, discover, create, and become a lifelong learner.



Eureka, MO 63025 | (636) 938-3999

Your child's early childhood development plays a vital role in their emotional, physical and academic development. At Creative Expressions Learning Center, we take that responsibility to heart, giving your child personal, loving attention, and a quality educational foundation.

Growing Hearts Montessori School

Growing Hearts Montessori School

Jefferson City, MO 65109 | (573) 298-3229

A home away from home. Where principals and values meet education valuing and cultivating young minds to prepare them for all the challenges of the modern world. Visit us at growing-hearts.com and/or Facebook!



Troy, MO 63379 | (636) 775-9100

We are a Licensed & Regulated Facility Providing exceptional childcare for ages Birth through 12. * Educated & dedicated teachers * CPR AED First Aide in Pediatrics * Safe Sleep Trained * Summer Program for Before/after care students on summer break. * Kindergarten readiness, for our preschool program. * * Full curriculum, based off the individual child. * Transportation Provided to most Troy schools. * Potty Training

The Goddard School

The Goddard School

Lee's Summit, MO 64081 | (816) 600-0700

The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Our talented teachers also collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.

Missouri Child Care Licensing Agency

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Section for Child Care Regulation
3418 Knipp Drive, Suite F
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone: 573-751-2450
Web Site: http://www.dhss.mo.gov/safety/childcare/index .php
Note: Physical address: 3418 Knipp Drive, Suite F Jefferson City, MO 65109

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