Childcare Express Center (CEC) is the only childcare facility in the County that offers convenient, drop-in care for situations where only 1 or 2+ hours are needed for last minute spur of the moment changes in your daily schedule, appointments, date nights, shopping, weddings, funerals etc. We also offer flexible part-time childcare options for parents with inconsistent schedules.
CEC has a Pediatric RN on staff and on call for the highest care for your child.
CEC takes the health and safety of your child extremely serious. Please see our "Health & Safety" page located on the navigation bar at the top for a list of procedures and measures that we have implemented to insure the health and safety of your child.
Our caregivers are all mature adults that have worked with children for many years in the fields of teaching, mentoring, childcare, parenting and nursing.
· Staff are fingerprinted and background checked, reference checked and carefully selected by the Director.
· Staff are required to remain current in CPR, AED & First Aid Certifications. All caregivers follow appropriate health and safety guidelines.
· Our caregivers are chosen for their ability to interact warmly and have fun with children while maintaining health and safety standards and the highest level of professionalism.
· Our Director has seven years of experience working with children with complex medical needs in a Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Center combined with over 15 years of general childcare experience. She also acknowledges the importance of tentative staff to all childcare emergencies and conducts training to ensure that staff can identify and handle such situations appropriately.
CEC will always have more than state ratio staff regulations, enhancing safety and supervision for each child. It is very important to us that we keep our enrollment low to better care for your child, giving them the individual attention they require, reduce the chance of an injury and lowering the risk of children spreading an illness. It breaks our hearts seeing daycare centers that are packed full of children who appear to just get lost in the system.
Our facility is equipped with a large toddler area that promotes learning, development of gross and fine motor skills, dramatic play, safety, etc. We also have our own mini movie/dance theater to encourage the children to dance, exercise and watch age appropriate programs and movies.
CEC is conveniently located 1 block from our local police station, 2 blocks from our EMS & 2 blocks from our local fire department.
CEC has a quick & easy registration process that can either be done online prior to arrival or upon arrival.
Only pay for the days that your child is in our care. Credits will be provided if your child is absent do to an illness or if for some reason your schedule changes.
CEC offers on-site venue childcare for wedding ceremonies, receptions, funerals & all other major events.