NEWTON, NJ – A limited number of spaces for subsidized infant and childcare is available at the Little Sprouts Early Learning Center, a full-service daycare and preschool located on the Project Self-Sufficiency campus in Newton. Interested parents must be employed or attending school. Care is available for a minimum of 30 hours per week, and children must be between the ages of 6 weeks to 4 years old in order to qualify for assistance. The Little Sprouts Early Learning Center is located at 127 Mill Street in Newton.
The daycare and preschool facility features separate classrooms for each age group, from infants through those entering pre-school. Fully-qualified teachers are available in each classroom and the child-teacher ratio adheres to or exceeds state standards. In addition to the sparkling classrooms, there is an all-purpose room for active indoor play and parent presentations, as well as a sick room for those children who may fall ill during the day. The center is equipped with two separate playgrounds, one for younger tots and one for older children. Each room has new equipment, as well as learning centers for dramatic play, computers, science, housekeeping, sand and water play, reading, and music.
The Little Sprouts Early Learning Center is located at 127 Mill Street in Newton. The center offers space for 83 youngsters, ages 6 weeks to 6 years. For more information visit the center’s website, www.littlesproutsearlylearningcenter.org or call 973-940-3540.