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Recent daycare reviews in Alameda, CA

Thomas Family Child Care

5.0

We had an excellent experience with Shereé Thomas daycare. This was my first experience with a home based daycare and it was a great one. Shereé is very caring with the kids and always keeps good communication with the parents. The kids are constantly exposed to learning activities which they love...

- Marian Q.

Pequenas Burbujas Day Care

5.0

I sent my daughter here as an infant and she absolutely loved it. Everyone here is wonderful with the children and make them feel at home. I was nervous about sending my little girl to a daycare instead of employing a nanny at the house, mostly because I wasn't sure she would get the attention and...

- Maria T

Weebit Preschool And Daycare

5.0

The best things in the world aren't things, they're people like you, Marley. We couldn't have picked a better provider and protector for our twins. We appreciate every single thing you did for them! We want to thank you for always welcoming us into your daycare, for always taking the time to know...

- Jing X.

The Children's Garden

5.0

As parents, we are incredibly grateful to have found a school/childcare as loving as Mary's school--The Children's Garden. Our daughter has been attending for almost a year now. We have witnessed how much she has grown emotionally, mentally and socially. We most certainly have Teacher Mary to thank...

- Troy C.

Thulasana Home Daycare

5.0

Our son was with Happy for over one year, and she was beyond wonderful. We feel so lucky that we found her. We always trusted her to treat him with love, nourish him with delicious homemade food, and stimulate him with lots of activities, including going to the park or the beach. She was always very...

- Priya N.

Daycares in Alameda, CA

Thomas Family Child Care

Thomas Family Child Care

833 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA

5.0

(1)

My name is Sheree Thomas and I am the child care provider for Thomas Family Child Care in Alameda, CA. Thomas Family Child Care is now enrolling for the Spring and Summer. I have space for three children between the ages of 20 months - 4 years old. What I can offer: I will provide a safe...
5.0
"We had an excellent experience with Shereé Thomas daycare. This was my first experience with a home based daycare and it was a great one. Shereé is very caring with the kids and always keeps good communication with the parents. The kids are constantly exposed to...

Marian Q.


Pequenas Burbujas Day Care

Pequenas Burbujas Day Care

609 Sheffield Rd., Alameda, CA

5.0

(2)

Pequenas Burbujas Daycare provides service for children 3 months to 5 year olds. We have full time spaces for children over 2 years old and we provide 10 hours max of care a day. We open at 6am and close at 6pm and we provide only homemade foods and healthy snacks. Our priority is the well being of...
5.0
"I sent my daughter here as an infant and she absolutely loved it. Everyone here is wonderful with the children and make them feel at home. I was nervous about sending my little girl to a daycare instead of employing a nanny at the house, mostly because I wasn't...

Maria T


Weebit Preschool And Daycare

Weebit Preschool And Daycare

2845 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA

5.0

(4)

Hello Family, We are excited to welcome family and children to our childcare and preschool program at Weebit Preschool and Daycare. We offer a combined Montessori and Play Based approach in our program activities to assist, guide and prepare children for preschool and kindergarten readiness. Our...
5.0
"The best things in the world aren't things, they're people like you, Marley. We couldn't have picked a better provider and protector for our twins. We appreciate every single thing you did for them! We want to thank you for always welcoming us into your daycare,...

Jing X.


The Children's Garden

The Children's Garden

1612 Morton St, Alameda, CA

5.0

(1)

A Bilingual Preschool Program (Spanish). Established in Alameda since 1991. School Hours - Monday thru Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. 18 months - 4 years old. Fresh, hot, nutritious meals daily. Beautiful home setting with extensive organic gardens. Excellent references. Testimonials on Berkeley...
5.0
"As parents, we are incredibly grateful to have found a school/childcare as loving as Mary's school--The Children's Garden. Our daughter has been attending for almost a year now. We have witnessed how much she has grown emotionally, mentally and socially. We most...

Troy C.


Thulasana Home Daycare

Thulasana Home Daycare

544 Central Avenue, Alameda, CA

3.5

(6)

In setting up my daycare, it was important that it be a fun, nurturing and stimulating environment, filled with exploration and creativity. Our program also is designed as such, with the infant/toddler in mind. The emphasis is on emotional, mental, physical and social development. This is achieved...
5.0
"Happy is such a wonderful daycare provider for my son. He absolutely loves her! She provides such a warm, caring, safe and fun environment for my son and the other infants. I'm always impressed by her unending enthusiasm and energy for the little ones. In addition...

Joanne L.


Thomas Family Child Care

Thomas Family Child Care

1732 Buena Vista Ave, Alameda, CA

5.0

(1)

My name is Sheree Thomas and I am the child care provider for Thomas Family Child Care in Alameda, CA. Thomas Family Child Care is now enrolling for the fall. I have space for four children between the ages of 12 months - 4 years old, and two spots for school age children. What I can offer: I will...
5.0
"I had a really hard time finding care in Alameda that I felt comfortable with. You have to trust your gut when you meet with care givers. When I met Sheree I immediately knew her daycare was where I wanted my son to be. She is warm, knowledgable and above all else...

Angel P.


Forest Garden Day Care

Forest Garden Day Care

81 Sea Bridge, Alameda, CA

5.0

(1)

A place in Alameda where you can rest assured that your children are in good hands while you are away at work. In our home day care, we encourage children of all ages to practice their cognitive, social, and motor skills, while making sure they continue to learn while playing.
5.0
"I currently have my 7 month old baby girl at Forest Garden Day Care and we love it! Emma (owner) and Norie are very hands on, caring, and trustworthy. My baby who is very picky only took a couple of days to adjust to her new care providers. The place is very...

Lucia


Gloria's Daycare

Gloria's Daycare

106 Jervis Bay, Alameda, CA

4.6

(9)

Childcare service in a friendly family environment. I have been providing childcare services since 1991. I'm CPR/First Aid Certified. I'm bilingual in Spanish. My hours are from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm Monday-Friday. I'm very flexible when parent need accommodations. I care for children from 3 months old...
5.0
"Gloria has been caring for my almost 2 yo son since he was just 6 months old. He gets so excited to spend the day with her and the other children and I feel so good leaving him with her. Gloria’s home is bright, clean, and filled with toys. She prepares wholesome...

Julia G.


Lin's Famly Childcare

2522 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, CA

5.0

(1)

5.0
"My twin girls have been here at Lin Family Daycare going on 2 years now and they are absolutely the most kind and caring people ever. The twins just love them all so much. They have definitely made my job a little easier with potty training . Both girls are totally...

Emily E


Brittany's Tiny Tykes Daycare

Brittany's Tiny Tykes Daycare

4046 Tripoli Drive Unit B, Alameda, CA

I am a licensed child care provider in Alameda and will be providing full-time and drop-in care. In addition to be licensed by the state, I am also a certified Coast Guard Family Child Care home. We are a Coast Guard family and live in the Coast Guard community in Alameda. Our home is safe, clean...

Tiny Treasures Preschool

Tiny Treasures Preschool

1803 North Loop Rd, Alameda, CA

OUR MISSION is to share God s love with children and their families while creating a love for learning that lasts a lifetime. OUR VISION is for each child to experience God s love and live to their fullest potential. WE VALUE each and every child as a unique treasure from God.

First Congregational Church of Alameda

First Congregational Church of Alameda

1912 Central Avenue, Alameda, CA


Peter Pan Preschool

Peter Pan Preschool

2100 Mariner Square Drive, Alameda, CA


Rick & Karena Breslin

2288 Chipman St., Alameda, CA

We are seeking a family to share our nanny full-time starting in June. She has cared for our children for the past 3+ years, and will continue to nanny for our 1-year old son. Unfortunately, the other family currently in our nanny share will be leaving due to a work sabbatical where they will be...

Alameda Island Kids At Bay Farm School

200 Aughinbaugh Way, Alameda, CA

Alameda Island Kids at Bay Farm School is located in Alameda, CA. It has been providing childcare services since 1981. They accept kindergarten to 3rd grade children. They provide a safe, nurturing environment that will maximize your child’s learning capabilities. Their activities are designed to...

Rainy Day Childcare

3001 Madison Street, Alameda, CA

Emergency, Backup or Short-Term Childcare in your home or mine. Daytime, weekends and overnight too. I may care for sick children in your home if I have no other children that day. ABOUT ME: I am a single mom of 2 young school aged boys. I have many years experience in caring for children,...

Alameda Islands Kids At Lum Sch

1801 Sandcreek Way, Alameda, CA

Alameda Island Kids at Lum School located at 1801 Sandcreek Way, Alameda, California, offers basic childcare and learning services. It also offers learnings for infants, toddlers, preschooler and kindergarten prep. They offer before- and after- school activities, including summer camps and winter...

Tots "r" US Childcare

801 Central Ave, Alameda, CA

Tots "r" US Childcare Alameda, California is a non-profit organization and dedicated to providing the highest quality services for children and families, and to demonstrating success in clear and measurable ways. The center provide care for families and kids of all ages.

Alma S

782 Eagle Avenue, Alameda, CA

I've been working as a caregiver/nanny for over 15 years but lately I've been taking care of elders. I am a very responsible person, good problem solver when problems arise. I am a very detail oriented person that keeps my clients comfortable. I am a good listener, companion, and I'm able to drive...

Sojourn Legacies

1355 Ballena Blvd. Apt. B, Alameda, CA

Sojourn Legacies provides personal, customized education and coaching services for adults to create an Ethical Will/Legacy Letter. We draw on a tradition of storytelling and writing to transmit values, life lessons, beliefs and hopes to give or leave to family and friends in a legacy document of the...

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Ratings for Alameda, CA daycares listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.6 / 5

Daycares in Alameda, CA are rated 4.6 out of 5 stars based on 26 reviews of the 60 listed daycares.