1. Update on Safety Precautions for COVID-19

    At Just For Kids in Chicago, our child care center has been opened throughout the coronavirus pandemic, providing essential childcare services to our community. Currently, we are enrolling children aged 3–14 in our child care programs. Learn more about the safety and sanitization processes we’ve…Read More

  2. Fun, Engaging Summer Activities to Do With Your Kids

    Your children have already been spending more time than usual at home — and summer promises even more time with them at home. At Just For Kids, we’re sure that you’ve already run down your list of things to do and now you’re running out of ways to entertain them. We also know that when you s…Read More

  3. Spring Activities for Your Children

    Spring brings warmer weather and plenty of fun outdoor activities now that the weather is nicer. Right now, many of us might be stuck inside or at home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do fun spring activities with your children. Today, Just For Kids in Chicago is here with some spring activitie…Read More

  4. 5 Attributes of Quality Preschool

    Choosing which preschool to send your child to can be challenging. On top of that, there are lots of other factors that parents consider when choosing a preschool program for their child. Today, we’ve come up with five different qualities we think are important when considering which preschool to …Read More

  5. Structuring the Best Summer for Your Children

    From days spent at the pool and playing with friends to going on road trips and summer vacations, enjoying the warmer weather, and not having to do any homework, children love summer. Summer provides plenty of time where kids can focus on just being kids. But for parents, especially working parents,…Read More

  6. Create an Enriching Spring Break for Your Children

    Just because your children are out of school for break doesn’t mean they can’t continue to learn and develop through enriching activities. In a previous post, we’ve already talked about the importance of enrichment for your children, including increased motivation, self-confidence, and creativ…Read More

  7. The Importance of Enrichment for Your Children

    Every parent wants to help their child succeed in any way possible — and a great way to keep your child engaged and challenged is through enriching activities. Learn more about creating an enriching environment for your child and the importance of enrichment for your children. If you’re looking …Read More

  8. 6 Benefits of an After School Program

    Parents always want the best for their children, especially when it comes to after school care. But there are other components that go into that decision. Is your child spending their after school time productively? Are they involved in any extracurricular activities or sports? There are also other …Read More

  9. Active Play and Your Child’s Development

    Encouraging exercise and physical activity for children starting at a young age sets them up for success as they get older. In fact, active play is a key aspect of their development — along with providing many benefits for their overall health. Learn more about what active play is and what role it…Read More