“I am always impressed by the organization of the lessons, and the art projects especially for the younger kids.”

Programs

  • Baby playing

    Child Care

    Our program places an emphasis on high quality child care and early educational experiences. The curriculum is age-appropriate and designed to grow with infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. Learn More ›

  • Sack Building

    School Age Care for Kids (SACK)

    School age children from Kindergarten until their thirteenth birthday find safety, supervision, and interesting games and educational activities at our SACK program. We provide care before and after school, during delays and cancellations, as well as vacation days and summer break. Transportation to and from school is available during the school year. Learn More ›

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    Child Care Information Services

    Child Care Information Services (CCIS) of Columbia, Montour & Northumberland Counties assist families in the area with finding and paying for quality child care programs. CCIS offers: Customized computer searches to find certified child care providers who can meet your family’s needs. Information on what to look for when choosing quality childcare. Applications for subsidized childcare funding-must meet specific guidelines established by the PA Department of Public Welfare. A Family Resource Directory of local agencies and services. Learn More ›

  • Early Intervention

    Early Intervention Services

    EI Team at DCDC- Enhancing Development Through Play. While all children grow and change at their own rate, some children can experience delays in their development. Sometimes this can be a cause for concern. Early Intervention Services can help! Learn More ›

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    Montour County Advocates for Children (LEARN)

    The Local Education and Resource Network (LEARN) is a community based group of people who engage in and are committed to promoting and educating the public about the benefits of quality early childhood and school-age care and education. This group can consist of early learning programs, family members, school district officials, school board members, teachers and other school personnel, policy makers and staff, business and civic leaders, media, public and private foundations, faith-based community representatives from family or child serving organizations and anyone who is interested in supporting early and school-age care and education! For more information on LEARN, please visit Brainy by Five. Learn More ›