Information for Parents about Stamford CT Child Care

Selecting Local Stamford Child Care Centers, Preschools and Daycare

Providers of child care in Stamford CT encourage you to visit the preschool by scheduling a tour. Prepare a list of questions ahead of time and include items such as: philosophy and learning approach, classroom size, hours and schedules, admissions process, meals provided, parent participation requirements, daycare program information, fees and tuition. If the child care in Stamford CT already has a 2-page profile with ChildCare Smiles then you will be able to review and print most of this information ahead of time, including preschool photos. This will then enable you to focus on the visual aspects, interactions with the Director and teachers, and general feelings about the daycare when you visit. An important consideration when visiting a Stamford child care facility is to ensure that your child will be receiving a well-organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, safe and clean environment, and teachers who are experienced and ideally have long tenure. When you visit a Stamford child care center don't forget to take your child with you and observe how he/she reacts in this new environment. Also, take the time to observe how the other children interact with each other and the teachers. A happy school is a healthy school for daycare children and staff at Stamford daycare centers. Daycare facilities are noisy, high energy places and a typical day requires a child to be at 100% capacity. When children are not feeling well and struggling to keep up, the school environment can be overwhelming for them. For this reason, centers that provide child care in Stamford CT will have guidelines for parents to follow in determining if a child is too sick for school. In the event that your child becomes ill, Stamford childcare centers will require you or your designated emergency contacts to pick up your child within a specified time period e.g. 30 minutes. Although daycare centers in Stamford CT recognize that picking up your child during the day may create a hardship, it is in the child's best interest. Stamford daycare centers also recommend that if your child is ill, then please keep them home until they are no longer contagious and are able to actively participate at school, inside and out.
Bookmark and Share

Don’t See Your Center? Click Here to contact us.

Mountain Top Day Care Center 
(203) 348-5605
40 Stillwater Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
For child care in Stamford on your child's first two days plan to have your child leave earlier than their normal schedule. Several hours can be a very long time to a child in a new situation. ...
Enhance this Listing
Coretta King Day Care Center 
(203) 327-6590
977 Hope Street, Stamford, CT  06907
Infant child care in Stamford can be a great alternative for working parents. Some providers offer care for infants as early as six weeks of age and offer both full and half day infant care programs. ...
Enhance this Listing
St Ann's Nursery School 
(203) 348-5675
111 West North Street, Stamford, CT  06902
Many Stamford child care and daycare centers provide after school age care options. These programs can be very beneficial for assisting children to complete their homework and have great social interaction as well as physical exercise activities. ...
Enhance this Listing
All About Kids 
(203) 323-4569
115 Waterbury Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
Parents are welcome to bring cereal or other simple breakfast food for their child/children at many Stamford child care facilities and preschools; often they will gladly provide milk and a helping hand. ...
Enhance this Listing
Titan Tots Preschool Day Nursery 
(203) 961-9211
126 Hamilton Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
When you contact or visit a child care in Stamford please keep in mind that the busiest time of the day are early morning, lunch/nap time and end of day. Call ahead to schedule a visit time. ...
Enhance this Listing
Tender Loving Care Academy 
(203) 356-9813
256 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
For low income families looking for child care in Stamford there are government sponsored or subsidized programs available at some preschools and daycare facilities. You can check directly with the center or go to your State Government resources to find local providers. ...
Enhance this Listing
Baby Cottage 
(203) 329-7666
1109 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT  06905
Infant child care in Stamford can be a great alternative for working parents. Some providers offer care for infants as early as six weeks of age and offer both full and half day infant care programs. ...
Enhance this Listing
Lathon Wider Child Development Center 
(203) 323-3286
137 Henry Street, Stamford, CT  06902
Many daycare and childcare providers in Stamford provide opportunities for parents to participate in their little one's world by bringing the events of that daily world to the parents through ongoing communication, and through periodic opportunities to volunteer to help or attend a special event at the school. ...
Enhance this Listing
Dixon Mary A Day Care Center 
(203) 324-7334
29 Grove Street, Stamford, CT  06901
Stamford child care centers and preschools offer many different learning approaches and combinations for parents to consider including Montessori, Play Based, Developmental and Teacher Led, Waldorf, Structured Learning with Play, Reggio Emilia and Piaget. ...
Enhance this Listing
Southfield Head Start Child Care Center 
(203) 324-5199
56 Putnam Lane, Stamford, CT  06902
For child care in Stamford it is important to ensure that your child will be receiving an organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, clean and safe environment, and teachers who are experienced. ...
Enhance this Listing
William Pitt Child Development Center 
(203) 967-6960
195 Hillandale Avenue, Stamford, CT  06902
For low income families looking for child care in Stamford there are government sponsored or subsidized programs available at some preschools and daycare facilities. You can check directly with the center or go to your State Government resources to find local providers. ...
Enhance this Listing
Creative Care Child Center 
(203) 359-2220
1231 Washington Boulevard, Stamford, CT  06902
For child care in Stamford it is important to ensure that your child will be receiving an organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, clean and safe environment, and teachers who are experienced. ...
Enhance this Listing

Don’t See Your Center? Click Here to contact us.

See also:
Preschools in Stamford CT
Daycare Centers in Stamford CT
Back
Quick Search
Address (Optional)
City
State
Search Within  miles
Zip
Center (Optional)