Ventura Daycare

Find Ventura California daycares and preschools. Daycares provide information on licensed infant and child care assistance, 24 hour and weekend day care centers, montessori, private, and public facilities.


Abc 123 Learning Center Of Ventura 1110 South Petit Avenue Ventura CA 93004 805-643-0123


Benita Wallick Head Start 2717 North Ventura Avenue Ventura CA 93001 805-648-3083

Bible Fellowship Church Preschool 6950 Ralston Street Ventura CA 93003 805-644-7607

Children"R"Us Child Development Center, Inc 1083 Scandia Avenue Ventura CA 93004 805-469-1656

Children's Haven 38 Teloma Drive Ventura CA 93003 805-644-7023

Children's World 7620 Foothill Road Ventura CA 93004 805-647-3798

Community Presbyterian Church Preschool 1555 Poli Street Ventura CA 93001 805-648-6555

EP Foster Jumpstart State Pre-Sch Program 20 Pleasant Place Ventura CA 93001 805-641-5420

Easter Seal Society Of Ventura County 10730 Henderson Road Ventura CA 93004 805-647-1147

Eastminster Sonshine Pre-School 8180 Telephone Road Ventura CA 93004 805-647-0242

First Assembly Kids Corner 346 North Kimball Road Ventura CA 93004 805-647-2718

First Baptist Day School 426 South Mills Road Ventura CA 93003 805-642-1562

First United Methodist Preschool & Child Care C 1338 East Santa Clara Street Ventura CA 93001 805-653-5304

Golden West Montessori School 1239 East Main Street Ventura CA 93001 805-648-1437

Great Pacific Child Development Center 259 West Santa Clara Street Ventura CA 93001 805-667-4611

Great Pacific Child Development Center 259 West Santa Clara Street Ventura CA 93001 805-667-4611

Holy Cross Preschool At San Buena Ventura Mission 183 East Main Street Ventura CA 93001 805-643-1500

Juanamaria School Age Child Development Center 100 South Crocker Avenue Ventura CA 93004 805-647-7948

Kindercare Learning Center 1197 South Victoria Avenue Ventura CA 93003 805-339-9363

Kindercare Learning Center 1201-1227 South Victoria Avenue Ventura CA 93003 805-339-9363

About Ventura Daycares

Ventura Daycare is a service that supervises and cares for children too young to be left alone during periods when parents or guardians are unavailable, due to work or other commitments in Ventura, CA. Daycare services are typically used for children too young to attend school or preschool, or for school-aged children that need supervision immediately before or after school hours.

You may contact Daycares for questions about:
  • Ventura home, private, and public daycare programs
  • After school programs and supervision
  • Ventura childcare programs and services
  • Educational programming
  • Health and safety policies and regulations
Types of Daycare

Daycare services in Ventura, California come in a variety of forms, including Daycare Centers operated by private businesses, non-profit and religious organizations, and government agencies, as well as Home Daycares run by individuals. While Daycare usually refers to the supervision and care of children, somewhat comparable services for elderly or disabled adults also exist, which are usually referred to as Ventura Adult Daycares.

California Licensed Daycare

All Daycare services are regulated extensively by California State agencies. The regulation and licensing of Daycare services usually falls within the California Human Services Department or the Office of Early Childhood. Regulations concerning Ventura Daycare services address staffing levels, the design and safety of physical spaces, accessibility, food, and programming. Ventura background checks of all staff members are almost universally required.

Ventura Daycare Centers

Daycare Centers are operations that provide daycare in a setting other than a private home. They are typically larger and provide a classroom-style format that groups children by age. Most Ventura Daycare Centers offer structured programming, and many are accredited as providers of early learning programs. California State regulations determine how many adult staff members are required per child, based on the children's age. Infants typically require at least one adult for every three infants. The ratio of children to adults increases with the children's age to a maximum of approximately ten children per adult staff members, though this varies by state. Daycare Centers are usually owned and operated by Ventura private businesses, non-profit organizations, or religious organizations. Government involvement in Daycare is usually limited to subsidizing Daycare costs for low-income families, though there are some examples of government owned and operated Daycare Centers in Ventura.

Ventura Home Daycares

Home Daycares are run by an individual and provide childcare in a home in Ventura, California. The licensing requirements and regulations for Home Daycares differ somewhat from Daycare Centers. In addition to adult to children ratios, CA law imposes a total maximum number of children that can be cared for in a single home. Safety and design requirements also differ from Daycare Centers.