- Head Start Enhancement Classrooms; Ages 0 - 5
- Monday through Friday
- 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Crossroads Center is the first agency within the substance abuse treatment system in Southwest Ohio that obtained the State of Ohio’s Child Care Licensure. This places the Crossroads Center in the leadership role of providing high quality child care and education which are integrated with behavioral health services for chemically de-pendent parenting women.
We have also received our Star 1 rating for Step Up To Quality with the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Ser-vices. This is a quality rating system for child care facilities across the State of Ohio.
The Child Development Center
The Crossroads Child Development Center is a multi disciplinary early intervention and education program that is integrated within the culturally proficient behavioral health care system of the Chaney Allen Women’s Program at The Crossroads Center.
The Child Development Program
The Child Development Program provides onsite childcare and early intervention services to young children (ages 0-5) of mothers enrolled in residential or outpatient treatment at the Chaney Allen Women’s Services program.
There are separate classrooms for infants, toddlers and preschoolers,furnished with developmentally appropriate equipment and materials.
The Child Development Program is licensed by the State of Ohio Childcare Licensing Department of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.
Children are born eager to learn and grow and love. Parents are their first and most influential teachers.Children will live what they learn in their families and communities. Our philosophy is to provide an accepting and nurturing environment for both parents and children. We believe that all families have strengths and our mission is to identify the strengths of each family to facilitate healthy growth and development.
- We protect children’s health and safety.
- We build a partnership with parents.
- We support the development of the whole child: cognitively, emotionally, socially and
- We engage the child creativity and curiosity to fully savor life in the enriched environment of our classrooms.
- We teach skills of social competence: communication,listening, problem solving and making choices.
- We respect the diversity of learning styles and temperaments.
We accept children from the community as well as children of employees at The Crossroads Center. The Child Development Center is a provider of publicly funded childcare.