Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in New Jersey

With 3,969 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of New Jersey, 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 New Jersey 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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Lil Tykes Learning Center

Lil Tykes Learning Center

East Orange, NJ 07018 | (973) 676-1000

LTLC staff respects the integrity of each child’s ability to learn by addressing the developmental needs of the “total” child. Children are engaged in activities that help to nurture self-esteem, reach developmental milestones, and support verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Trained/credentialed staff cherishes each child’s cultural background; and encourage the participation of the whole family in our program. It is our belief that the first six years of life are the most crucial for emotional, social, intellectual and physical development, because of this belief staff engages children in: modeling constructive, positive methods for communicating with peers and adults; activities that assist children to become creative, responsible, problem-solving individuals; creative ways to develop a sense of wonder and curiosity to stimulate a desire for continuous learning; exposure to a variety of concepts in the Creative Curriculum areas of language arts, science, math, dramatic play, music, block building, cooking, creative art and creative movement; “hands on” experiences where learning occurs through successful interaction with materials and peers; self-directed activity as well as group experiences; and a balanced, nutritious lunch and two supplements a day.



Pennsville, NJ 08070 | (856) 517-3579

Kids of Destiny Learning Center's mission is to meet the needs of the "whole child" mind, body, soul and spirit by providing the skills needed to succeed in school and in life. Our focus is Christian-based! This allows your child to learn academically, but also provides a foundation for building character.

St. Paul Calvary`s Child Care Center

St. Paul Calvary`s Child Care Center

Union, NJ 07083 | (908) 688-2884

St. Paul`s Calvary Child Care! Your number 1 Child Care Center providing the best early development resources to enhance your child`s physical and social growth . At. St. Paul`s Calvary Child Care, our goal is to provide each child with the highest level of quality care in a group setting. We believe that as children grow, they need a positive self-image, supportive role models, and both structured and creative learning opportunities to effectively guide them through their development.

Laugh N Learn

Laugh N Learn

Bogota, NJ 07603 | (201) 401-6326

Laugh N Learn is a place where your child will experience love, laughter, and learning. We offer a program to suit every need, whether looking for child care to help the working parent or looking for the best enrichment and education to start your child’s academic career. Our mission is to partner with parents to raise happy, confident children. Our program is designed to foster creativity and independence while promoting academic enrichment through a specifically designed curriculum utilizing challenging and stimulating materials and teaching methods. Laugh N Learn focuses on children’s social skills, emotional development, diversity, structure, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics), cognitive skills, motor skills, self esteem and most importantly confidence. It is a place where your child will grow and develop to their full potential in an environment that is safe, caring, challenging and rewarding.

Voyagers’ Community School

Voyagers’ Community School

Eatontown, NJ 07724 | (732) 842-1660

Voyagers’ Community School offers New Jersey families a chance to bring out the best in their child. Our forward-thinking program gives your child the reigns early on, allowing them to blossom mentally and creatively throughout their years in school. Unlike many schools in our native Eatontown, NJ we offer ground up child care and education, reaching well beyond daycare. We offer infant, toddler and Pre-Kindergarten programs designed to stimulate your child’s mind. We also offer Pre-Kindergarten Elementary education with a cutting-edge curriculum and an expansive high school education where students hone their craft–no matter what they choose it to be!

New Jersey Child Care Licensing Agency

New Jersey Department of Children & Families
Office of Licensing
P.O. Box 717
225 East State St., 4th Floor West
Trenton, NJ 08625-0717
Phone: 609-826-3980
Toll Free: 877-667-9845
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