Daycares in California

Other Daycares Near Los Angeles CA
Recent Reviews in Los Angeles CA
Kadima Day School, West Hills
"All three of my children attended Kadima’s preschool and had such a special experience. The warmth, the personal attention, the enriching curriculum, and the close-knit community" Read More
Creative Family Childcare
"the best childcare for my daughter." Read More
Frequently Asked Questions
How many daycares are there in California?
There are 28,284 daycares in California, based on CareLuLu data. This includes 16,396 home-based programs and 11,888 centers.
How much does daycare cost in California?
The cost of daycare in California is $812 per month. This is the average price for full-time, based on CareLuLu data, including homes and centers.
How many daycares accept infants in California?
Based on CareLuLu data, 6,668 daycares care for infants (as well as toddlers). This includes 5,592 home-based programs and 1,076 centers.
How many daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in California?
Based on CareLuLu data, 5,798 daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in California.
How many daycares teach a foreign language in California (Spanish, French, Chinese, etc.)?
Based on CareLuLu data, 5,900 daycares speak at least one foreign language. Spoken languages include Spanish, Armenian, Russian, Chinese and Farsi.
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