Find Preschools and Child Care Centers in North Carolina

With 4,720 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of North Carolina, 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 North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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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Active After School Activities

Active After School Activities

Raleigh, NC 27604 | Dee Blaylock

We offer After Activities and Homework Assistance Child-friendly environment located beside church

Cranfield Academy - Cary

Cranfield Academy - Cary

Cary, NC 27513 | (919) 467-1112

Cranfield Academy - Cary provides high-quality childcare and education from infancy through 5 years old. Our preschool has a 5-star private school rating from the state of North Carolina.

VLC AfterSchool and Tutoring Center

VLC AfterSchool and Tutoring Center

High Point, NC 27260 | (336) 687-6074

The vision and mission of VLC after-school program, offers scholars another opportunity to excel! Regardless of how the scholar’s day went in their home school, VLC after-school program is where they can go “Back to the Beginning”. The discomforts that the student felt at school such as bullying, indifference, hunger, isolation, depression, anxiety, and non-preferred behavior, are not relevant at VLC. This is a chance to start the learning process over so that healing and reflection can begin.  The core values of  VLC Afterschool Program are: being authentic- know who you are and what you can accomplish, integrity- take responsibility for your actions whether someone is watching or not, and perseverance- never give up on your hopes and dreams, but know when to adapt new ideas or reinvent your original ideas.

Small Impressions Child Care Center

Small Impressions Child Care Center

Greenville, NC 27834 | (252) 367-6548

We believe a child's early experiences enrich and stimulate future growth. Children deserve to be treated and respected as individuals in an environment that welcomes reason, exploration, question, and imagination. We respect each child's need for love, security, acceptance, warmth and stimulation here at Small Impressions Child Care Center. 



Greenville, NC 27834 | (252) 364-2995

Third Street Academy is a private, Christian school for boys Pre-K through 7th grade.  Our mission is to transform generations through the power of the gospel. We focus on character development, spiritual growth, and academic success.  With small class sizes, your young gentleman is given the one-on-one support that he needs most at all ages. 

North Carolina Child Care Licensing Agency

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Child Development and Early Education
2201 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2201
Phone: 919-527-6335
Toll Free: 800-859-0829 (In-State only)
Web Site: North Carolina DHHS
Note: Physical Address: 820 S Boylan Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27603

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