The Friends Center for Children

Friends Center for Children is an early childhood education center providing year-round, full-time care for children ages 3 months to 5 years. The Friends Center offers a child-centered, hands-on learning experience in a safe and nurturing environment. At the Center, children learn through creative play and a wide range of developmentally-appropriate activities. The Friends Center is a non-sectarian organization whose values-based curriculum is guided and enhanced by its foundations in the Quaker principles of community, equality, peace, simplicity and truth. As a cooperative organization, parents and teachers at the Center work together to create a diverse and supportive community. 

Mission:

Educate Children, Empower Families, Inspire Teachers, Engage Community, Embrace Diversity

Commitment to Diversity:

The Center seeks to bridge racial, ethnic, and economic divides, and to create a community of parents actively involved in the education of their children.