What Makes Us Special ?

Almost home is an award winning program recognized for exceeding state standards in curriculum development, class sizes and teacher to child ratios. We educate and care for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school children in a beautiful and peaceful, home-like setting. Almost home is a family-oriented center that partners with all of our best community resources to provide a rich and meaningful educational experience for your child.

Our Hours & Programs

  • Monday - Friday:
    6 am - 6 pm
  • Full-time programs for infants, toddlers and preschoolers.
  • Before and after school care for children 6-8 years old.
  • Full-time summer camp for school children 6-8 years old.
  • Half-day preschool programs for 3, 4 and 5 year olds during the academic year.
 

Professional Staff

Almost home is owned by a registered nurse and former high school teacher, Toni Poling. Our staff is 100% certified in first aid, CPR, childhood illnesses and child abuse recognition. All of our preschool teachers hold a bachelor’s degree as do some of our toddler staff. Most of our infant & toddler caregivers are moms themselves. Our staff is chosen for their patience, love of children and sense of humor. Happy, healthy children receiving the best possible education is the very foundation of what we do.

Infants & Toddlers

Newborn focus is on Physical Development, Nutrition, Healthy Environments, Play Time and Cuddle Time. The one year old's focus is on improving their strength, coordination and language skills...

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Preshoolers

Almost Home offers Jr. Preschool for three year old children and Preschool for four and five year olds. Each class consists of 10 children with one degreed teacher...

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School Agers

Almost Home offers Jr. Preschool for three year old children and Preschool for four and five year olds. Each class consists of 10 children with one degreed teacher...

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Meet Our Staff

Our staff is 100% certified in first aid, CPR, childhood illnesses and child abuse recognition. All of our preschool teachers hold a bachelor’s degree as do some of our toddler staff. Most of our infant & toddler caregivers are moms themselves. Our staff is chosen for their patience, love of children and sense of humor. Happy, healthy children receiving the best possible education is the very foundation of what we do.

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Our Rates

New Born
$170/week
6 weeks - 12 months
Focus on Physical Development, Quality Nutrition, Healthy Environments, Tummy/Play Time and Peaceful/Cuddle Time
One Year Old
$165/week
12 - 24 months
We facilitate this development by introducing one year old's to Music and Story Time, Dress-Up and Play-time, Coloring and Painting Activities and Indoor and Outdoor Large Motor Play.
Two Year Old
$160/week
24 - 36 months
Almost Home uses this stage of toddlerhood to begin a structured environment. Music, story and circle time increases language skills, teaches shapes, letters, counting skills, and develops a love of books.
Jr. Pre-K
$155/week
3 - 4 years
At the end of your child's preschool education they will be able to read two and three letters using phonetic skills; write their name and all the letters of the alphabet... and much more!
Pre-K
$150/week
4 - 5 years
Our community has a lot of amazing learning opportunities that we believe every child should experience. At Almost Home, we supplement your child's education with field trips and special visitors that enhance their learning experience.

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Almost Home

Infant Care & Preschool Education

801 East Lincoln Street; Findlay, Ohio 45840
(419) 427 2721
ALMOSTHOMEKIDS@YAHOO.COM

Almost Home is a beautiful 5,000 square foot facility with seven classrooms, indoor "Muscle Room", and outdoor playground. We are located on a partially wooded one acre lot with convenient circular drive for drop-off and pick-up. Parents of enrolled children can find pictures and information of our daily events on FACEBOOK. If you would like tuition information about Almost Home, or would like to schedule a tour, please call us anytime during our hours of operation or complete the information below and we will contact you.