BHN offers four childcare centers that provide early education, featuring literacy, math, science, art, music, physical activity and planned periods of rest in a nurturing, happy environment.

Childcare is offered before school, after school and during all school vacations, including summer.

All of our programs are fully accredited and licensed by the Department of Early Education and Care.

KIDSTOP CHILDCARE – PALMER

Preschool care for children ages 2 years, 9 months-5 years old. The program offers a structured curriculum, free play, meals, snacks, planned rest and daily outside play at the park.

Location: St. Paul’s Church (near Palmer center), 1060 Central Street, Palmer, MA.

7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, year round

For more information, call (413) 283-3475

KIDSTOP CHILDCARE & PRESCHOOL PROGRAM – WARE

Kidstop Childcare is for infants and toddlers at least 2 months of age through 2 years, 9 months of age.

Location: 70 Pleasant Street, Ware, MA

7:00 a.m. to 5:30 pm. Monday through Friday, year round.
For more information, call Lee Hamel, Director (413) 967-9025.

The Kidstop Preschool program is for children 4 and 5 years old.

Location: 23 Main Street, Ware, MA
7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, year round.

For more information, call (413) 967-3201

KIDSTOP SCHOOL-AGE PROGRAM – WARE

Kidstop School-Age Program is for children in kindergarten through 11 years of age.

Location: 4 Gould Road, Ware, MA (SMK Elementary School)
7:00 to 9:00 a.m.; 3:30-5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, year round (7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. when school is not in session)

For more information about Kidstop School-Age Program, call (413) 967-4046