Childcare

Kidz First Early Childhood Learning Center
723 Madison Street, Chester, PA 19013

CAADC’s childcare center, located next to our Wesley House Emergency Shelter, serves children 6 weeks through 12 years of age. Before and After School care is also available.  It is open to children of our clients as well as the general public. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. It is a newly constructed facility featuring a state-of-the-art security system, observation windows into each classroom, and two age-specific playgrounds. The center is staffed with caring, loving instructors. The classroom environment is designed to provide each child with a chance to discover and challenge him/herself. The focus is on small-group activities and frequent, individualized interactions and attention. Children are encouraged to be self-directed and are given opportunities to select from a wide variety of learning centers and small-group lessons. For more information or registration, call (610) 490-1700.

After-School Program

An After-School Program is available to school-aged children residing in our shelters or transitional housing programs. Participants are provided with tutorial assistance, recreational activities, access to computers and cultural enrichment.  For more information, call the Family Management Center at (610) 872-4070.

CAADC also offers a tutoring program after school on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm.  Transportation can be provided for the children living at Wesley House or the Colony shelters.  For more information, call the Family Management Center at (610) 872-4070.