What We Offer

We offer the following:
    • DCEC provides year-round care for children with special needs from birth to five years old.
    • We offer a center-based program with a low teacher-to-student ratio, ensuring students receive the care and individualized attention they need.
    • Our staff is specially trained in developmentally appropriate care.
    • We work closely with parents, therapists, doctors, teachers to form a holistic, individualized plan for each child, setting appropriate goals and monitoring success.
    • We closely follow directions from specialists to ensure that children with special needs or disabilities have every need met, from feeding to developing motor skills.
    • We work with local school systems to develop Individual Education Plans for children transitioning to Kindergarten.
    • We work closely with Pediatric Therapy Works, which provides on-site occupational, physical, and speech therapy.
    • Our center has the equipment and facilities needed to provide a stimulating, safe, and appropriate environment for children to gain confidence, self-esteem, and maximize potential.
    • We build trust, our students build capacity, and with support and encouragement, these exceptional children go on to live the lives of their dreams.
    • We offer Afterschool Care, Summer Care, and care during school breaks for children age 5 to 10.