The Nurtury Montessori School Opens Day Care Center in Larchmont, Offers After-School Programs in New Rochelle

The Nurtury Montessori School Opens Day Care Center in Larchmont, Offers After-School Programs in New Rochelle

The Nurtury Montessori School opened a day care center in Larchmont this October and began offering new after-school programs at its New Rochelle location this September. The Larchmont location will offer full-day programs for children ages 3 month...

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Preschools, Nursery Schools, Day Cares, and Pre-K Programs in Queens

Preschools, Nursery Schools, Day Cares, and Pre-K Programs in Queens

UPDATED November 2018: Ensuring your child has a good early childhood education sets the tone for the rest of their educational careers. And deciding between traditional, Montessori, Catholic, parochial, private, independent, public, or charter is ...

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Day Care Centers and Child Care Providers on Long Island

Day Care Centers and Child Care Providers on Long Island

UPDATED November 2018: The primary concern for parents is to ensure that our kids will be watched over and cared when we are unable to do so. Whether you’re looking for long-term day care or short-term child care, consult our comprehensive guide to...

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Day Care Centers & Child Care Providers in Westchester County

Day Care Centers & Child Care Providers in Westchester County

UPDATED November 2018: Reliable child care is a lifesaver for busy families. Luckily, Westchester boasts great daytime child care programs. Search and you’ll find child care centers in towns including Elmsford, Ossining, Valhalla, Brewster, and Car...

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Lighthouse Family Daycare Opens in Bay Ridge

Lighthouse Family Daycare Opens in Bay Ridge

After 18 years of experience in Chinatown, Lighthouse Family Daycare decided to close their Manhattan doors and reopen in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, in September. Lighthouse Family Daycare is interested in guiding children ages 2-5 through their early li...

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5 Places to Find a Nanny or Babysitter for Your Child

5 Places to Find a Nanny or Babysitter for Your Child

If you’re heading back to work after maternity leave, it’s time to find the right child care for your infant or toddler. But if it’s your first child, you might not know where to look for a nanny in New York City, especially if you want in-home chi...

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My Gym Adds Three New Classes to Stony Brook and Huntington Station Locations

My Gym Adds Three New Classes to Stony Brook and Huntington Station Locations

With more than 550 facilities worldwide, My Gym offers a variety of fun fitness programs for children ages newborn and older. Each class is tailored to a specific age group, including mommy-and-me style sessions, karate classes at three different l...

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The Benefits of Choosing a Nanny Share as Your Child Care Option

The Benefits of Choosing a Nanny Share as Your Child Care Option

As a parent, one of the most important decisions you’ll have to make is who will care for your child when you can’t. For most, that means choosing between a nanny and day care center while Mom and Dad are at work. But why not consider a third optio...

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Improving the Parent-Nanny Relationship

Improving the Parent-Nanny Relationship

If you follow any of the ever-popular parenting boards or groups on social media sites, you’ve likely encountered more than one mother venting about her nanny. There seems to be a rise in the ideology that nannies must inherently be all-knowing, ps...

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M.A.T.S.S Kids' Gym and Early Childcare Education Center to Offer S.T.E.M. Classes

M.A.T.S.S Kids' Gym and Early Childcare Education Center to Offer S.T.E.M. Classes

M.A.T.S.S. Syosset Center is offering a new introductory level S.T.E.M. class in its after-school program this fall. This initial step provides structured inquiry-based and real world problem-based learning, creating an interdisciplinary approach t...

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Tips for Checking a Potential Nanny's References

Tips for Checking a Potential Nanny's References

Finding a nanny in NYC can be a stressful, long process. You want to find someone you trust, who you feel comfortable leaving your child with, and who will ideally be with your family for years to come. When it comes to hiring a nanny, checking her...

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City-Regulated Child Care Sites Will Now Have Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

City-Regulated Child Care Sites Will Now Have Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

The NYC Board of Health approved new amendments to the Health Code last week. Under the new mandate, nearly 3,000 city-regulated child care will be required to properly store and maintain two epinephrine auto-injectors on site. An auto-injector is ...

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The Children's Corner Daycare in Fresh Meadows Now Has a New Basketball Court and Playset

The Children's Corner Daycare in Fresh Meadows Now Has a New Basketball Court and Playset

The Children's Corner Daycare, operating with greatest loving care for over 20 years in Fresh Meadows, now has a new basketball court and state of the art play set in its enclosed, private backyard.

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LAC Early Childhood Center Moves to Greenwich Village, Offers Nursery Program

LAC Early Childhood Center Moves to Greenwich Village, Offers Nursery Program

LAC Early Childhood Center, a Manhattan-based day care center, recently moved from the Upper East Side to Greenwich Village. The center, which previously only offered preschool programming for ages 2-5, began offering a nursery program for ages 3 m...

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Brilliant Minds Daycare and Learning Center to Open in New City

Brilliant Minds Daycare and Learning Center to Open in New City

Brilliant Minds Daycare and Learning Center, a Common Core-focused child care center in New City, is scheduled to host its grand opening in March. Children ages 6 weeks to 5 years will be taught using a curriculum that is approved by NYC teachers a...

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Lexington Children's Center in East Harlem Adds Yoga Classes

Lexington Children's Center in East Harlem Adds Yoga Classes

Lexington Children's Center, a day care located in East Harlem, is now offering weekly 45-minute yoga classes led by a certified yoga instructor for children ages 2-5 at the center.

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Bushwick Montessori School Opens in Brooklyn

Bushwick Montessori School Opens in Brooklyn

Bushwick Montessori opened in September in Brooklyn and follows the Montessori method. Registration for Bushwick Montessori is open and ongoing for children ages 2-5.

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Church in the Gardens Nursery School Adds Programs

Church in the Gardens Nursery School Adds Programs

Church in the Gardens Nursery School now offers free, half-day universal pre-K and hour-long paid programs for pre-K students in music, art, and STEM.

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All My Children Daycare & Nursery School Opens Upper West Side Location

All My Children Daycare & Nursery School Opens Upper West Side Location

All My Children Daycare & Nursery School opened an Upper West Side location in May, which offers programs for children ages 2-5.

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Gym and Education Center Partners with Theater Workshop

Gym and Education Center Partners with Theater Workshop

M.A.T.S.S. Kids' Gym & Early Childcare Education Center of Syosset will be offering a theater arts program for children ages 3-16, which is scheduled to start Sept. 11.

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MAGIC Activity Center Adds STEAM-Based Morning Classes

MAGIC Activity Center Adds STEAM-Based Morning Classes

MAGIC Activity Center has added STEAM-based morning classes to its offerings on the Upper East Side.

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Discovery PitStop Nursery and Preschool Opens in Clinton Hill

Discovery PitStop Nursery and Preschool Opens in Clinton Hill

Discovery PitStop, a nursery and preschool for children ages 4 months to 4 years, recently opened in Clinton Hill.

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How to Improve Children’s Behavior By Boosting Their Self-Esteem

How to Improve Children’s Behavior By Boosting Their Self-Esteem

Kids with a higher sense of self-esteem behave better and thrive more than kids with lower self-confidence. Here's how to build your child's sense of self worth.

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Rainbow Child Development Center Adds Summer Camps

Rainbow Child Development Center Adds Summer Camps

Rainbow Child Development Center, an educational child care center with locations across Queens, has added summer camps and a violin program to its offerings.

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Alternatives For Children Expands Offerings in Dix Hills

Alternatives For Children Expands Offerings in Dix Hills

The day care and preschool special education center in Dix Hills has added a sensory integration room as well as several new programs.

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Day Care Center in Roslyn to Launch Summer Program

Day Care Center in Roslyn to Launch Summer Program

Trinity Episcopal Church Roslyn Childcare Center is launching a summer program for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years.

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Tender Tots Child Care Center Opens Bushwick Location

Tender Tots Child Care Center Opens Bushwick Location

Tender Tots Child Care Center recently opened a state-of-the-art facility in Bushwick with services for children 6 weeks to 12 years old.

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Top Five Parent Mistakes You Can Avoid

Top Five Parent Mistakes You Can Avoid

Tips for staying on the path to good parenting right from the start

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Kiddie Academy to Open New Location in Williamsburg

Kiddie Academy to Open New Location in Williamsburg

Kiddie Academy, which provides comprehensive education-based child care programs, is coming this spring to Williamsburg.

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Nursery School in Beechhurst Offers Flexible Scheduling

Nursery School in Beechhurst Offers Flexible Scheduling

Braithwaite Nursery School now offers flexible day options, which will allow parents to make their own schedules.

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Long Island Kids' Gym and Education Center Offering Swim Lessons

Long Island Kids' Gym and Education Center Offering Swim Lessons

M.A.T.S.S. Kids’ Gym & Early Childcare Education Center in Syosset is now offering swimming lessons and instructions at the new Long Island Swim School.

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Manhattan Preschool and Day Care Expands Program to Younger Students

Manhattan Preschool and Day Care Expands Program to Younger Students

Elizabeth Seton Day Care and Preschool has availability for more 2-year-old children.

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How to Instill a Love of Nature in Your City Kid

How to Instill a Love of Nature in Your City Kid

Valentina Hantke, owner of The Art Farm in the city, gives tips on how to instill a love of nature in your city kid.

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How Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's Child Care Plans Compare

How Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's Child Care Plans Compare

See what Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have included in their child care plans.

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Eco-Friendly Daycare Opens on the Upper West Side

Eco-Friendly Daycare Opens on the Upper West Side

All My Children Daycare is an eco-friendly and organic-minded facility designed to nurture the growth of young children in a responsive environment.

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Educational Day Care Center Opens in Northvale, NJ

Educational Day Care Center Opens in Northvale, NJ

Kiddie Academy’s newest location recently opened in in Northvale, NJ, providing highly educational early childcare to local families.

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Senate Bill Requires Some NYC Day Cares to Post Report Cards

Senate Bill Requires Some NYC Day Cares to Post Report Cards

A new bill passed by the Senate on Thursday would require all NYC supervised day care providers to post report cards detailing their safety histories.

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Tips to Broaden Your Child’s Vocabulary

Tips to Broaden Your Child’s Vocabulary

Studies have shown that children with larger vocabularies by age 2 are better prepared for kindergarten. As parents, we can help broaden our children’s vocabularies at home.

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First Co-Working Space With Child Care to Launch on Upper West Side

First Co-Working Space With Child Care to Launch on Upper West Side

Wendy Xiao recently launched Cohatchery, the city's first co-working space with day care.

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The Book Blossoms - a NYC Book Club for Kids Makes Reading Fun

The Book Blossoms - a NYC Book Club for Kids Makes Reading Fun

Sharon Marcus is a New York mom and founder of The Book Blossoms, a book club for kids where children can discover a love of reading by using their creativity.

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Long Island Back to School Resources

Long Island Back to School Resources

Your resources for Long Island schools in Nassau County and Suffolk County, after-school classes for kids, music classes, dance classes, art classes, youth theater programs, sports teams in Nassau and Suffolk counties, and fitness programs, after-...

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Don't Make These 5 Common Childcare Blunders

Don't Make These 5 Common Childcare Blunders

Parents tend to make the same five mistakes when it comes to childcare. Lynn Perkins, CEO and Co-Founder of UrbanSitter.com, helps you avoid them.

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Jewish Preschool of the Nyacks Receives Child Care License

Jewish Preschool of the Nyacks Receives Child Care License

The Jewish Preschool of the Nyacks recently obtained its child care license allowing the school to open a full-day day care and extend school hours. The preschool in Upper Nyack focuses on Jewish education for preschoolers.

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Rego Park Day Care Offers Summer and Sunday Classes

Rego Park Day Care Offers Summer and Sunday Classes

Fairytale Daycare, a day care center in Rego Park, is now offering Sunday enrichment classes in subjects such as gymnastics, chess, and piano. The Queens day care will also offer summer programming for young kids.

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All My Children Daycare and Nursery School Opens in Lower Manhattan

All My Children Daycare and Nursery School added to its locations by opening in Lower Manhattan in October. The Manhattan day care center and nursery school is eco-friendly and aims to be a home-away-from-home for children.

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Social Learning Center Offers Alternative to Day Care

Explore+Discover, an early childhood learning center in Gramercy, recently opened. The center offers a social learning environment as an alternative to day care.

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Greenwich Homecare Staffing Firm Begins Babysitter Placement

Sterling Care, a Greenwich-based home staffing service, now offers a babysitter placement program to help families in Fairfield County find a babysitter that suits their in-home child care needs.

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Day Care and Enrichment Center Opens in Dyker Heights

Bunny Hill Daycare & Learning Center recently opened in Dyker Heights. The center offers daycare services, as well as an after-school program for kids.

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Day Care and Special Education Service Provider Opens in Dix Hills

Alternatives for Children, a day care and special needs services provider, recently opened in Dix Hills. The center is licensed by New York State Office of Children and Family Services, and follows the National Association for Education of Young Ch...

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Home-Based Day Care Opens in Orangeburg

Miss Danielle's Rising Stars Day Care, a home-based day care, recently opened in Orangeburg. The Rockland County day care facility can accommodate up to eight children ages 6 weeks to 12 years.

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