Child Care

Full-day child care and services for infants, toddlers & preschoolers

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Through Early Head Start and Head Start partnerships, our child care options provide full-day, full-year care and early childhood education for children from 6 weeks to 5 years old.  Options at both child care centers and family child care locations are available at a minimal cost to families.

Child Care Centers

KVCAP Sites

KVCAP Partner Sites

  • Maine Children’s Home Waterville (6 weeks to age 5)
    Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
    Contact Jami Pollis for more information (207) 649-6570
  • Quimby Child Care Center Norridgewock (6 weeks to age 5)
    Monday–Friday 6:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
    Contact Miriam Jacobs for more information (207) 859-1621

 

Family Child Care Partners

The KVCAP HomeStart program offers child care in a family home setting through partnerships with day care providers in the locations below. Contact Miriam Jacobs for more information (207) 859-1621.

Cornville
Grins ‘N’ Giggles Child Care
Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
6 weeks to school age

Dexter
Dawn Spack Daycare
Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
6 weeks to school age

Dover-Foxcroft
Kiddie Kape Day Care
Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
6 weeks to school age

Fairfield
Otter Brook Child Care
Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
6 weeks to school age

Pittsfield
Darlene’s Day Care
Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
18 months to school age

Skowhegan
Bouncing Bubbles Child Care
Monday–Friday 6:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
6 weeks to school age

D’s Daycare
Monday–Friday 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
6 weeks to school age

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Our HomeStart program combines Early Head Start and family child care into a full-day, full-year, early childhood experience for eligible children at a minimal cost.

Benefits

For Your Child

  • Individualized programming to meet the needs of all children.
  • Safe, nurturing environments.
  • Health and developmental screenings and appropriate referrals.
  • Opportunities to be with siblings in a multi-age setting (in family childcare locations).
  • Highly qualified teachers and caregivers.
  • Nutritious snacks and meals.
  • Learning through play and age appropriate activities.
  • Individualization for children with special needs.
  • Research-based curriculum.

For your Family

  • Year-round, full-day childcare.
  • Opportunities for parent involvement (planning special events, field trips, etc.)
  • Information and referrals to community resources and consultants.
  • Home visits and conferences on your child’s development.
  • Information and workshops on healthy living and parenting.
  • Support in accessing subsidies to make child care more affordable.
  • Support to set and achieve personal goals.
  • Opportunities to meet other parents.