Van Wert

Van Wert County
Kids Learning Place
813 N. Franklin St.
Van Wert, OH 45891

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Telephone: 419-238-0822

Educational Services Available

Van Wert, Ohio Early Head Start

Early Head Start
Birth – 36 months

Van Wert, Ohio Head Start

Head Start
36 – 60 months

Options Available

  • Full Day – school year for 3 to 5 years
  • Home Base – birth to 5 years

Full Year Special Features

  • Nutritional breakfast, lunch and mid-day snack served daily at no cost to families
  • Unique programming for children with special needs
  • Fenced-in playground divided by age groups
  • Special security policies to ensure child safety including a locked entrance with a full time receptionist

Home-Based Program

A flexible curriculum, “Parents as Teachers™,” is available for parents who want to educate their children at home. Educators at Kids Learning Place will help and support parents who select this direction.

In addition to the stimulating, age-appropriate academic lessons and plans, additional assistance is available:

  • Comprehensive physical health, mental health and age-sensitive nutrition services for children and families
  • Educational reinforcement, social service agencies and home visitor who privately work to help meet the demands of daily living

To learn more about the educational opportunities and to schedule a visit at the Van Wert Center, please call the Early Childhood Services Coordinator at 419-238-0822

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5 out of 5 Stars
“Kids Learning Place is new for our family, but has already been a huge help. It is a safe place for my son to go so I can work and go to school. This is a huge relief to me. He seemed to have good first day, we’re hoping for many good days to come. Thank you. ”
– Miami County Parent