• Friendly Inn Settlement, 2386 Unwin Rd, Cleveland, OH 44104

Early Childhood Enrichment Center

The Friendly Inn Enrichment Center is licensed by the State of Ohio according to licensing provisions and currently holds a One Star quality rating. The Enrichment Center engages in a creative curriculum that offers assessments and screenings which may accommodate a maximum of 130 children. Enrollment in the Center is available to children ages 6 weeks to 12 years of age. No child shall be denied enrollment in the Center or be treated in a discriminatory manner while enrolled because of race, color, or national origin.

ENROLLMENT/DAYS OF OPERATION

Children are accepted for enrollment, based on space availability. Applications are accepted year round. Hours of operation are Monday thru Friday, 6:30 am to 6:00 pm. Vouchers accepted. The Center is closed for all major holidays.

PURPOSES

  • To provide quality caregiving and age appropriate activities for children who are enrolled in the Child Care Center.
  • To provide the communities served by the Friendly Inn Enrichment Center a model, licensed child care facility that can be observed and emulated.

GOALS

  • Provide a safe and healthy environment for the children served.
  • Encourage the development of a positive self-image and foster independence in each child.
  • We seek to encourage respect for self as well as for others- understanding that one must first have self-respect before one is able to respect others.
  • Foster positive relationships with adults.
  • Help the child develop good health habits.
  • Promote healthy growth and development of physical, social, emotional and cognitive skills in the children enrolled in the program.
  • Help the child experience learning and the “school experience” as fun.