Whitfield County-Dalton Day Care Center

We have been serving the community since 1971 by providing comprehensive child care to children of  to low-income and working families. We are a nationally-accredited center and have been awarded the highest rating, 3-Stars, by Georgia's new accreditation program, Quality Rated. We provide services for 156 children during the months of August-May and approximately 100 children during the summer months of June and July.


If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.

— Chinese Proverb

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Our Programs

We offer programs for children aged 15 months to 5 years, including:

Early Head Start
Head Start


Our Curriculum

Our eleven classrooms utilize the Creative Curriculum. We believe young children learn best by doing. Through active involvement with their environment, children begin to enthusiastically learn about the world around them. Our educators maintain daily lesson plans and conduct ongoing assessments that include observing and recording children's work and developmental progress.


Family Demographics

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Funding Sources

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