Creating a Brighter Future


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Committed to Excellence

The learning experiences at TLC Day Care Center are designed to help our students grow both in and out of the classroom. Established in 1981, TLC Day Care Center is located in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Our program philosophy embraces the belief that children learn through developmentally appropriate practices – play.  It has always been our goal to foster socialization, self-help skills, and a positive self-image while engaging your child in play.  Our center embraces the uniqueness of each child.  Should your child require special services we are happy to accommodate agencies who wish to work with your child during the day.  We would also work with these agencies to integrate services seamlessly with our program. Through play children move from one stage of development to another.   Each child has a unique learning style and it is through the classroom curriculum that each child’s learning style and interests are addressed.  


Academic Excellence

The academic program at TLC Day Care Center places an emphasis on every aspect of our student’s growth and development. We take advantage of the natural curiosity students possess by having our teachers present new information in creative ways and teach through exploratory experiences.

Our curriculum includes a variety of educational experiences that meet or exceed state requirements. Suitable class sizes and exceptional, qualified teachers allow TLC Day Care Center to offer an intimate and inclusive educational environment, while also ensuring each student receives the individualized attention and support they need.


Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the days and hours of operation?

We are open Monday through Friday from 7:00 am - 5:30 pm.

We are open 52 weeks a year.

For more information please email or call the center.

What age groups do you accept?

We are licensed for children from six weeks of age to kindergarten.

What does a typical day at the center look like?

Your child's day will be filled with a variety of different experiences to address social/emotional skills, self-help skills, cognitive, fine motor and gross motor development in a play based environment.

What is the minimum number of days my child can come?

The minimum number of days your child can come is three days a week.
Space is limited.

What is the adult to child ratio?

Infants 6 weeks - 18 months : 1:4
Toddlers 18 months to 36 months: 1:6
Preschool 36 months - 60 months: 1:9

Does your school provide snack and lunch?

Infant/Toddler: Parents will need to provide morning and afternoon snack and lunch for their child.

This is to accommodate certain dietary requirements.

Preschool: We provide morning and afternoon snack. Parents will need to provide lunch and milk for their child.

Accommodations will be made for special occasions. 


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Stimulated Learning

Preschool Graduation 2017

We Love to Learn & Explore!

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We are Bright Stars and DCYF Accredited 

Bright Stars is a quality rating and improvement initiative. We are a three star rated program.


Visit Us

Visitors are always welcome to our school. If there’s anything you’d like to know about our programs and curriculum, please contact the director Karen Carter-Chabot or email the center.


550 Newport Ave
Pawtucket, Rhode Island, 02861






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