The Elm Tree is located in North Boulder and is a toddler learning center and preschool. They are fully licensed and have been providing care for over 32 years. Their mission is to "nurture each toddler's quest for independence and self-expression in a contemplative manner with an emphasis on sustainable living and respect for all beings".
At The Elm Tree, they provide art, movement, learning and social opportunities, healthy & organic food, connection to nature with a veggie garden and natural playscape, and lots of patience and love.
Rainbow Child Care Center was founded in 1977 and built on a philosophy of nurturing connections and possibility. Their goal is to provide a wide variety of experiences- building self-confidence, creativity, and fostering intellectual development. Rainbow is fully licensed and is a non-profit business. They have a great balance of indoor and outdoor space, with a great view of the mountains and a nearby garden to explore.
The Boulder Day Nursery has been around since 1917 and are a non-profit business that exists to provide and promote high quality childcare, early learning programs, and family support services for low-income families in environments that respect diverse ethnic, cultural, and social traditions. They operate on a sliding scale system- charging based on household income and provide care for children 6 weeks of age to 6 years. They also provide health and mental health services for children AND parents.
Sage Early Learning Center
Juliet Galltier, an early childhood teacher, is the director of Sage, running out of her home on the corner of 30th and Aurora. She happily accommodates cloth diapers, and provides a fresh cover with each change.
Located in Longmont, Colorado: Junior Jets Child Development Center provides a warm, safe, and developmentally appropriate environment for your babies and toddlers. They are actively working to prevent childhood obesity and promotes emotional and social health. Check out their meal plans on their website!
Here We Grow is a childcare center in Longmont, Colorado. They watch children from 6 weeks of age to 6 years, and believe that each child has a special and unique gift. They create an environment that is highly sensitive to the social, emotional, physical, intellectual, and creative needs each child has. Their goal is to encourage each child to develop a positive self image and sense of pride and accomplishment throughout their learning and exploration.
DENVER DAY CARES
Adventures in Learning provides a safe and nurturing environment that fosters creativity and development while developing a strong foundation of life long learning for your child. They provide care for children 6 weeks to 12 years of age, have before and after school care (with transportation provided), healthy breakfast, lunch, and snacks, and summer day camp. They also welcome cloth diapers!!
Located in Arvada, Colorado, Sonshine center offers a number of programs to meet social, emotional, physical, intellectual, and spiritual development of children 6 weeks to 5 years of age.