Childcare (infants through pre-K) | Cleveland East Side Moms

Childcare (infants through pre-K)

Please check out the Facebook Group NE Ohio Childcare if you’re looking for childcare resources and having no luck.  It’s very helpful!

Infant Daycare Facilities

The Children’s Center

Provides daycare & preschool services from 6W through age 5, very competitive enrollment with a long wait list
3630 Fairmount Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44118


Heights One World Childcare Center

Provides montessori-inspired daycare & preschool services from 6W through age 5 
2007 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
[email protected]


Church of the Saviour Early Learning Center

As an outreach ministry of the Church of the Saviour United Methodist Church, the Early Learning Center welcomes children from 6W through 5 years
2537 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118


Kingdom Academy Childcare

Provides daycare & preschool services from 6W through age 5 and before and after school programs for children ages 6-12
22035 Chagrin Blvd., Beachwood, Ohio 44122
(216) 862-9367


Le Chaperon Rouge Child Care

Child care, development & private elementary – an alternative to corporate childcare and public schools for children 6 weeks to 12 years.
3350 Warrensville Center Rd, Shaker Heights, OH 44122
(216) 751-0320


Yabi Jewish Nursery & Child Care

2308 Warrensville Center Rd, University Heights, OH 44118


The Gross Schechter Day School

27601 Fairmount Blvd., Pepper Pike, OH
(216) 734.1400 x417


Childtime Learning Center of Beachwood

3365 Richmond Road, Suite 260, Beachwood, OH 44122


Carol Nursery School

Shaker Family Center – 2nd Floor – 19824 Sussex Road, Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122
[email protected]


Hathaway Brown Infant and Toddler Center

This facility has a minimum age of 8 weeks instead of 6 but is a full-service daycare and preschool
19600 N Park Blvd


Coventry Children’s Center

Provides daycare & preschool services from 6W through age 5
2843 Washington Blvd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118




24753 Chagrin Blvd.Beachwood, OH 44122
(216) 378-1590

University Circle

10001 Chester Avenue Suite H, Cleveland, OH 44106
(216) 229-1655

In-Home Daycare Providers

In Angela’s Care

Shaker-based in-home daycare run by Angela Jeane
Scottsdale Blvd, Shaker Heights
(216) 496-3315


Whimsical Learning Childcare

Cleveland Heights-based in-home daycare run by Adele Polly
Cleveland Heights
(216)862-6227 (home)
(216)544-9885 (mobile)


Cozy Caterpillar Daycare

In-home childcare for children ages 2mos to 5 years in Cleveland Heights
2377 Queenston Road
Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118
(216) 906-2845
[email protected]


Play2Learn Childcare

In-home childcare for children ages 3mos to 5 years, run by Kelly Hamilton on Winslow Rd
Shaker Heights
[email protected]

18M + Daycares & Preschools

Early Childhood Enrichment Center

Shaker-based daycare (18 months+) and preschool
19824 Sussex Rd, Shaker Heights, OH 44122
(216) 991-9761


Heights Cooperative Preschool

Cleveland Heights preschool for children ages 2.5 – 4
2420 South Taylor Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118


Horizon Montessori School

Cleveland Heights Montessori daycare (18m), preschool, and elementary school
3175 Mayfield Road Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118


Ruffing Montessori School

Montessori daycare (18M), preschool, and elementary school on the border between Cleveland Heights and Shaker Heights
3380 Fairmount Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44118


Mandel JCC Toddler Care (18 months)

Jewish faith-based daycare (18M) and preschool
26001 S. Woodland Rd, Beachwood, OH 26001 S. Woodland Rd.26001 S. Woodland Rd.


Laurel School

Private co-ed daycare (18M) and preschool
1 Lyman Cir, Shaker Heights, OH 44122
(216) 464-1441


Shaker’s First Class

Shaker Heights Pre-K program for residents only – extremely limited enrollment
Mercer Elementary and Onaway Elementary
(216) 295-4263

Babysitting Services

Check out our write-up of all of local babysitting services!


Bambino App

Bambino is a babysitting app and private social network where friends and neighbors connect with trusted nearby babysitters. It requires authentication with Facebook, but provides sitters that your neighbors and friends have used and recommended. It’s LIVE for this entire network!
Available for both Apple and Android devices!


Nanno App

The Uber of Babysitters, Nanno is brand new to this market and lets you book vetted, fully background-checked sitters on demand as needed.  An unbelievable value for people who need a sitter in a pinch!



Founded in Chagrin Falls for the local Cleveland area, this site provides parents with a n network of ‘Heroes’ available for your on-demand babysitting needs.  OnDeCare Heroes encompass a plethora of professions that require an FBI & local background check, such as doctors, EMTs, firefighters, police officers, nurses & nurses aids, and more.

Nanny Placement Services

Your Milk Shoppe

Your Milk Shoppe offers affordable maternity services to mothers from the beginning of their pregnancy into the many years of parenting ahead. Our goal is to empower and lift up moms by assisting them in planning for their new arrival, and providing them with many helpful tools and resources along the way. This boutique business is founded, run, owned, and operated by moms & provides a much needed resource for moms old, new, and expecting!
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