Quality childcare is essential to the educational goals of many Hostos students. The Hostos Community College Children's Center, Inc., strives to provide an environment where language is "a bridge, not a barrier" to obtaining quality, campus-based childcare. Cultural diversity, language acquisition, and age appropriate practices are seen as keys in meeting the educational, social, emotional, and physical needs of children and their families.
The Hostos Community College Children's Center, Inc. (the Center) is a privately incorporated, campus-based childcare center licensed by the New York City Department of Health. The Center undergoes a periodic comprehensive inspection and all Center employees must fulfill all clearance requirements expected of them. These requirements include fingerprinting, screening for child abuse by the New York State Clearance Register and an annual physical examination.
For more information contact the Hostos Children's Center at (718) 518-4176, or visit the office in Room A-109.