Early Childhood Resource Directory

Welcome to the online Early Childhood Resource Directory. We want to make it as easy as possible for you to find what you need. This information has been compiled solely by the Collaboration for Early Childhood. All the information regarding hours and programming of facilities is what was shared with usbut it may have changed since we last updated the listing. We do not rate or endorse any provider, and our listings may not be comprehensive. If you see information that is inaccurate or missing, please don’t hesitate to let us know. Click on any resource to see more information about the organization.

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Bright Star Learning Center

Organization Bright Star Learning Center Program Type: Home based Accreditations:   Financial ...

Brookfield Zoo

Organization Brookfield Zoo Program Type: Parks & Nature Accreditations:   Financial Assistance:   Calendar

Buddha Belly Kids Yoga

Organization Buddha Belly Kids Yoga Program Type: Yoga Accreditations:   Financial Assistance:   Calendar or ...

Candie’s Home Daycare

Organization Candie's Home Daycare Program Type: Home based Accreditations:   Financial Assistance:   Calendar ...

Candy Montanez Home Day Care

Organization Candy Montanez Home Day Care Program Type: Home based Accreditations:   Financial ...

Cathy’s Day Care Home

Organization Cathy's Day Care Home Program Type: Home based Accreditations: Financial Assistance: Calendar or

Chicago Family Doulas

Organization Chicago Family Doulas Program Type: Yoga Accreditations:   Financial Assistance:   Calendar or ...

Chicago Family Doulas

Organization Chicago Family Doulas Program Type: Dance Accreditations:   Financial Assistance:   Calendar or ...

Chicago Family Doulas

Organization Chicago Family Doulas Program Type: Music Accreditations:   Financial Assistance:   Calendar or ...

Community Montessori School

Program Type: Center Based Accreditations: American Montessori Society Financial Asistance: CCAP Calendar or ...

Concordia University Early Childhood Education Center ⭐

Program Type: Center Based Accreditations: ExceleRate Gold, NAEYC, National Lutheran Schools Association Financial ...

Cristy’s Home Daycare

Organization Cristy's Home Daycare Program Type: Home based Accreditations:   Financial Assistance: CCAP (Child ...

The Early Childhood Resource Directory listings that have a ⭐ are the centers and partners that are part of our Developmental Screening Project. Learn more about the Developmental Screening Project

Listings that have a ✅ are centers that participate in the Collaboration for Early Childhood’s free Hearing and Vision Screening services

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