Mission: To Be "Your First Choice for Quality Child Care"
Your children's safety
and contentment will be our priority.
Your children will
be provided with opportunities to choose from a wide
variety of appealing, age appropriate activities.
Our staff will be professionally
trained and experienced in child care.
Our service will respond
to a variety of individual family needs.
Centers is a not-for-profit corporation providing quality
care to children. The program is based on the child's
physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development
and includes self-selected and planned activities, which
alternate in quiet and active periods.
Learning through play is the Play Centers' Way!
Each program functions within the purview of the Code
of Maryland Regulations (C.O.M.A.R.) governing child care
centers. A copy of the regulations is available at each
of our child care centers.
Each program is licensed
by the Maryland State Department of Education (M.S.D.E.),
Office of Child Care (O.C.C.).
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten programs have a Certificate
of Approval from the non-public branch of M.S.D.E. and
are offered in our pre-school child care locations.
offer flexible enrollments to meet a variety of child
look forward to building a relationship with you and your
are “big enough to serve you, but small enough to
Our memberships include:
~ Maryland School Age Child Care Alliance
NAA ~ National Afterschool Association
MSCCA ~ Maryland State Child Care Association
NCCA ~ National Child Care Association
MFN ~ Maryland Family Network
MDAEYC ~ Maryland Association for the Education of Young
NAEYC ~ National Association for the Education of Young
more information on these organizations, see our Resources Page.