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Day Care Centers and Child Care Providers on Long Island

Day Care Centers and Child Care Providers on Long Island

Find the best child care for your kids in Nassau and Suffolk counties.



UPDATED January 2020: Find trustworthy day care centers or child care providers throughout Long Island. Consult with our guide for reliable child care near you.

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ALTERNATIVES FOR CHILDREN
1116 Main Road, Aquebogue
631-722-2170
600 South Service Road, Dix Hills
631-271-0777
14 Research Way, East Setauket
631-331-6400
168 Hill St., Southampton
631-283-3272

Providing quality affordable day care and special education services since 1988. Creating a natural learning environment fostering each child’s development. Early Intervention and Preschool Special Education evaluation site and provider. Preschool special education, integrated classes, daycare classes taught by NYS special education early childhood teachers, and certified daycare staff promoting a child’s development through individualized instruction that will support them for the rest of their lives. Special education services of physical, occupational, and speech therapy provided by licensed therapists. Children leave Alternatives For Children ready to learn and ready for kindergarten.


GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN SCHOOL
99 Central Park Road, Plainview
516-349-1966

Good Shepherd Lutheran School is the leading Christian preschool in Plainview providing fully licensed year-round daycare, school year, and summer camp programs for children ages 6 weeks through 5 years. Specific educational offerings include infant day care, toddler programs, nursery, and pre-kindergarten classes. We welcome children and families of all faiths and backgrounds. We offer a spacious and well-equipped Plainview facility with certified teachers. All staff members possess AED and First Aid certification.


HABITOTS SUMMER CAMP
703 Patchogue Yaphank Road , Medford
631-345-3200
1400 Middle Country Road
Middle Island
631-205-0279

The HabiTots Summer Camp program is a wonderful opportunity to try new things, discover new abilities, and make new friends. Young and older campers alike receive the best possible camp experience. With well-trained camp leaders who offer a wide range of unique skills, and are CPR and First Aid-certified, you can rest assured that your child is learning and having a blast in a safe environment. Camp offerings include age-appropriate explorations in art, sports, nature, music, cooking, drama, science and technology, and engineering. We also have a lot of fun!


IVY PREP EARLY LEARNING ACADEMY OF DEER PARK
80 W. Industry Court , Deer Park
631-667-3507
Email deerpark@ivyprep.org

Licensed daycare dedicated to providing a fun, safe, and enriching environment for the care of your young ones. Our dedicated staff work to get to know every child to develop a trusting bond. We strive to give the best possible care to all children ages 6 weeks to pre-K.


KIDS OF MOUNT SINAI AND MILLER PLACE
37B Crystal Brook Hollow Road, Mount Sinai
631-331-5351
Miller Place
43 Echo Ave.
631-403-4790
kidsofmillerplace.com


Locally owned and operated, “KIDS” is dedicated to the care, development, and education of children in our community. Children enjoy and progress from a curriculum of language, math, science, computers, music, creative arts, dramatic play, and outdoor learning. Programs include: infant care through pre-kindergarten, before- and after-care, and summer camp.


LEARNING EXPERIENCE (THE)
2920 Route 112, Medford
631-696-0600
Email medford@tlecorp.com

With more than 30 years of experience, TLE is a warm and supportive environment with low child-to-teacher ratios. We offer affordable programs for children 6 weeks to 5 years. All of our teachers are certified and trained to the highest standards. Our play-based curriculum allows children to explore and learn about the world around them. 95 percent of our Fun with Phonics graduates are reading by the time they enter kindergarten. Sign language and Spanish taught in all classes. Call to arrange a tour today!


LYRICAL CHILDREN'S CREATIVE PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN
631-208-4003
Serving areas from Setauket to the North Fork

Preschool location - Calverton

Music Together locations: Setauket, Port Jeff, Miller Place, Shoreham, Calverton, Aquebogue, Southold

Piano Kids locations: Setauket, Calverton

Email admin@lyricalchildren.com

Lyrical Children presents Music Together®-a beneficial experience for children of all abilities including those with special needs. Our research-based, developmentally appropriate, and fun class techniques include adult participation and modeling for children, which gives every child opportunities to participate and process the information at their own developmental stage. Through the medium of music, children get visual, kinesthetic, and auditory stimuli, gross and fine motor skills practice, and speech articulation through songs. Various classes offered for children in the developmental range of birth to age 6, from Setauket to Aquebogue.


M.A.T.S.S. KIDS' GYM & EARLY CHILDCARE EDUCATION CENTER
2629 Grand Ave.
Bellmore
516-221-1330


171 Eileen Way
Syosset
516-496-7765

"A Rainbow of Programs all under one roof." Full daycare offered (Syosset), nursery school, infant and toddler classes, afterschool gymnastics, enrichment, cooking, sports, and dance classes (ages 20 months-12 years). Extended day (Syosset), summer day camp, afterschool care for grades kindergarten-fifth (Syosset), Kids Night Out (Bellmore), and birthday parties available.


TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH ROSLYN CHILDCARE CENTER
1579 Northern Blvd., Roslyn
516-626-0293

At Trinity Episcopal Church Roslyn Childcare Center, we specialize in pre-K, preschool, and all-day quality childcare. We are licensed for children from 6 weeks-5 years. Our commitment is to provide a loving, positive, spirited setting that builds self-esteem, and forms character and a positive self-image.



Variety Child Learning Center provides services to more than 750 children and families annually. Services include evaluations to determine eligibility, early intervention, special education, Special Classes in an Integrated Setting, Special Education Itinerant Services, Applied Behavioral Analysis, Family Center Sunday Respite and Recreation Program, SLIDE Program, and Lufrano Training.
47 Humphrey Drive, Syosset
516-921-7171
Variety Child Learning Center at the Gallow School
72 Farmedge Road, Levittown
516-490-3301

Variety Child Learning Center (VCLC) operates a childcare center where children play, learn, and grow together to become the best that they can be. Licensed by the NYS Office of Children and Family Services for young children ages 6 weeks to 5 years at VCLC's Levittown site at the Gallow School.


YMCA OF LONG ISLAND
855-2YMCALI (962254)
Bay Shore, East Hampton, Glen Cove, Holtsville, Huntington, and Patchogue

Email camp@ymcali.org info@ymcali.org

The YMCA of Long Island’s before- and after-school programs support children in reaching their full potential by providing academic support and hands-on enrichment experiences in a safe, structured environment for children in kindergarten through middle school. The YMCA of Long Island partners with school districts in Nassau and Suffolk counties.


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