Ohio Child Care Centers

With 5,799 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of Ohio, 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 Ohio 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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Salem, OH 44460 | (330) 332-1213

We have been in business since  1974! Our weekly price for full time day care is $106.00 a week. 1/2, full day and preschool prices are available. We are ODJFS accepted. We are a  Preschool and Day care center. Step up to quality rated. Before and after school programs.Hot nutritional meals provided.This facility participates in the federally funded Child Care Food Program, and meets USDA nutrition requirements for meals and snacks. 

AscensionLutheran Preschool

AscensionLutheran Preschool

Columbus, OH 43229 | (614) 268-2010

We are a non profit preschool that serves the Northland, Westerville, Polaris communities. We accept children ages 21/2 (potty-trained) through 5. We do accept PFCC. We have a creative curriculum and believe children learn best through play.



Columbus, OH 43227 | (614) 564-9895

The mission of F.L.E.C is to provide quality childcare and learning experiences for children in a safe, caring environment and intellectually. We provide a safe and healthy atmosphere for children to grow socially, emotionally, physically, cognitively and creatively.By using an interactive curriculum children will learn primarily through play with their interests being the motivational factor for learning that takes place. 



Cleveland, OH 44102 | (216) 862-3552

Kiddie Kastle located at 11411 Lake Avenue nestled in the beautiful Edgewater Community. We accept ages 6 weeks to age 12. Classes include: Infants:  6 weeks to 18 months; Toddler I: 18 months to 2 years; Toddler II: 2-3 years; Preschool: 3-4 years; Pre Kindergarten 4-5 years; Head Start: 3-5 years old. Every day is a day to learn and grow! Our purpose in caring for children is to facilitate learning, encourage social growth and development, and teach children to love education!  At Kiddie Kastle we provide a safe, healthy environment for each child that will stimulate physical, intellectual, social and emotional growth. By utilizing the "Creative Curriculum", children will learn through a combination of play, creative art, and teacher-led activities.   Our staff will maintain a positive environment where your child is cared for and respected. Your child is very special and it is our goal to attend to their needs.  We encourage you to call (216) 862-3552 to schedule a tour today!              

The Goddard School

The Goddard School

Columbus, OH 43213 | (614) 501-9224

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.

Ohio Child Care Licensing Agency

Ohio Department of Job & Family Services
Bureau of Child Care and Development
50 W Town Street
Columbus, OH 43215-5222
Phone: 614-752-0435
Toll Free: 866-886-3537 option 4
Web Site: http://jfs.ohio.gov/cdc/page2.stm

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