Building the Foundation for a Lifetime of Learning

Opened in 2015, Brightpoint Child & Family Center in Carpentersville, Illinois is a state-of-the-art early learning center that serves nearly 200 children and their families annually. The Center is nestled upon a 7.5 acre of property which allows for extended learning space outdoors. Additionally, two separate outdoor playgrounds are designed for the specific age group of infants and toddlers or preschool. Fifteen, spacious classrooms offer a variety of learning experiences. Classrooms have large windows for an abundance of natural light. A large community room is used for large motor activities, family events, parent workshops and meetings.  

The teachers partner with families to promote growth and development of their children. A variety of developmentally appropriate activities, experiences and materials are provided by qualified teachers, to engage children in active, meaningful learning. Family Support Specialist are available to help parents find resources and meet their family or personal goals. 

Who We Serve

Families with children (ages 6 weeks to 5).

Enrollment is based on one or more of the following factors:

  • low income families receiving TANF, SSI, or SNAP
  • foster care
  • homelessness

Eligibility is determined via questionnaire.

What We Provide

We provide community-based programming for families with infants, toddlers, and preschoolers that is designed to enhance the development of very young children and promote healthy family functioning.

Services cover early education and childhood development; medical, dental and mental health; nutrition; and parent education.

Through a balance of active and quiet play, teacher-led and child-initiated activities, and small and large group activities, your child will learn how to problem-solve, manage their emotions, build communication skills, and develop their critical thinking abilities in preparation for the transition to kindergarten.

Where We Serve

Counties Served:

Kane (Carpentersville)

Brightpoint Child & Family Center

229 Lake Marian Road

Carpentersville, IL, 60110

Hours of Operation:
7:30 am to 5:30 pm

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