1. Holiday Activities to Do With Your Preschooler in 2020

    At Toddler Town Daycare in Chicago and Evanston, we enjoy providing a warm, safe environment for your child where they can feel free to learn, grow, and develop. We want them to feel at home in our child care center so they are encouraged to explore their curiosities and develop emotionally, intellectually, and physically.  In today’s blog, we are going to discuss a few fun holiday projects tha…Read More

  2. 5 Ways to Teach Your Preschooler the Importance of Being Kind

    Young children are learning something new every day. It’s amazing to watch how quickly they grow and develop. And, while they are learning skills like how to count, sing the alphabet, and write their name, it’s important that we teach them other non-tangible skills like how to be kind to others.  Teaching your child the importance of being kind early on can help them to become a caring and co…Read More

  3. How to Choose the Best Daycare Near Me

    Have you been searching for “the best daycare near me”? If so, it’s time to consider what you should look for in a daycare. Considering the environment, the teachers, and the location are all great places to start. Today, we are going to help guide you through the process of finding the best daycare in Chicago. Continue reading to learn more. Toddler Town Daycare is a child care center that …Read More

  4. 5 Benefits of Imaginative and Creative Play at Your Child Care Center

    Creative and imaginative play is the way that children learn. It’s how they develop motor skills, hand-eye coordination, and learn how to communicate with others. It teaches them how to think critically and creatively depending upon what the situation requires. Creative and imaginative play helps children to understand the world around them and is the beginning of their development to adulthood.…Read More

  5. June 23 Update

    Dear Parents of Toddler Town Daycare - Finally, we can say that we will be opening our centers again as of Wednesday, July 1, 2020. We have spent the last few weeks preparing and writing our reopening plans and guidelines required by DCFS. We apologize in advance that you have not received this information sooner from us. The reason for the delay is because DCFS and local and state Departments hav…Read More

  6. June 17 Update

    Hello All, We wanted to just update you and let you know that we are still on track to open as of July 1 or July 6 - It will more than likely be July 1, 2020. However, DCFS is changing their original guidelines of reopening that were originally given to us as of June 1, 2020. This is the reason for the delay that we have not reached out to you on who will be able to return, they are considering of…Read More

  7. COVID-19 June Update

    Dear Parents, We understand there are many questions and concerns about the future of programming and when the center will be opening. Most importantly,we are waiting for the Governor’s Office and DCFS to reinstate our early care and education license. The only operable childcare licenses at this point are programs providing emergency care to first responders and essential workers. All other chi…Read More

  8. COVID-19 May 28 Update

    Dear Parents, Many of you are hearing that childcare centers are allowed to open in Phase 3 which in the suburbs is May 29th and in Chicago it is June 3rd and that is partially correct. However we are not allowed to open our doors until we have been re-approved to do so under a new set of guidelines and limited capacity through the state of Illinois and the Department of Children and Family Servic…Read More

  9. Children’s Summer Quarantine Activities

    We understand how difficult it has been these past few months for everyone, and now that summer is here, many of us have had to cancel plans and vacations due to COVID and the Illinois Shelter in Place Order. While we know it can be disappointing and disheartening, we also understand that this is how we all stay safe and safety has always been our number-one priority.  In this blog post, we are g…Read More

  10. COVID-19 FAQ by Parents

    Dear Parents, we just wanted to reach out to you with some updates along with a list of questions that we have been receiving from families. We wanted to let you know that we are working with many different organizations from the City, State and Federal level along with working closely with the CDC and local health departments to respond as quickly as possible to the latest guidance and direction …Read More