You want the best care and education for your child. So does Educare.
A high-quality Head Start and Early Head Start early childhood care and education program in Grand Boulevard, Educare Chicago helps prepare your child for kindergarten and a lifetime of school success. Our program offers a safe, comfortable, and fun environment that will inspire your child’s natural curiosity and help him or her develop a lifelong love of learning. Educare’s education and family support services will give you the tools you need to help your child realize his or her full potential.
Educare is a year-round early care and education program open:
- To children ages six weeks to five years
- Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm
Educare Chicago is located at 5044 South Wabash Avenue, conveniently near CTA bus and train stops.
Your child will benefit from:
- Kindergarten preparation through language, literacy and math programs
- Personal attention from caring, professional teachers
- Small class size
- Health and development screenings
- A classroom environment that encourages social skills and builds self-esteem
- Nutritious breakfast, lunch and snacks every day
Educare provides parents with:
- Information about your child’s development and activities
- On-site family support services
- Support groups for parents and grandparents
- Assistance in transitioning children into high-quality elementary school programs
- Referrals to community services
- Information and advice on healthy child development
- Family events
- Access to additional services in the family center and library
Families must meet Head Start income requirements to qualify for enrollment. Children with special needs are encouraged to apply.