Children's Learning Center is unique because the purpose of the program as stated in its bylaws is to serve primarily children from low-income families. Currently, about 70% of enrolled children are eligible to receive financial assistance for child care costs.
We are licensed by DCFS to serve children ages six weeks to twelve years. Programming, staff ratios, and activities are tailored to each age group, as well as each individual child.
Children's Learning Center is a NAC accredited early childhood program.1 CLC is also recognized for achieving the Gold Circle of Quality by ExceleRate Illinois.
CLC provides high quality, comprehensive early education and child care in a safe and nurturing environment for DeKalb area families. Experienced staff provide age-appropriate curriculum through play-based learning while promoting the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development of every child.
CLC is a not-for-profit child care center providing educational programs for children six weeks to twelve years of age. CLC welcomes children of all economic levels without regard to sex, race, religion, national origin, or disability.