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Welcome!

Welcome to The Children's Garden Child Development Centers.  We are happy that you have chosen one of our centers for your child care needs.  The Children’s Garden Centers are licensed and operated under the New Mexico Regulations Governing Facilities which provide child care to children in the state.  

Our mission is simply stated:  To provide children with a safe, nurturing, happy and trusting place to grow, explore and learn.

The Children's Garden is owned by Lupe Nevarez and Carmen Lucero and has been providing services to children in the Las Cruces area for over 14 years.  The Children's Garden has received Congressional Recognition as well as recognition for its outstanding service and dedication to the children it serves. 

Daily our centers strive to exceed the demands of our ever changing community by providing comprehensive early childhood programs to the community.

The Children's Garden program is child centered and based upon the belief that play is the best way for children to learn.  Our approach is individualized to meet each child's needs and interests.

Our professional staff encourage exploration and growth in a well-equipped environment that is stimulating, safe, consistent and nurturing.  We strive to enhance each child's natural curiosity and love of learning.  The Children's Garden provides opportunities for each child to master tasks that are appropriate to his or her individual level of development.

We are committed to working closely with parents toward the welfare of the whole family.  Parents are welcome to visit the school at any time, both prior to enrolling their child and during the child's time at school.

Children are eligible for enrollment between the ages of 6 weeks and 12 years of age.  Our hours of operation are from 6:30am to 6:00pm, Monday through Friday.

Please let us know what your needs and questions are, we will be more than happy to help.


Need Assistance with Child Care Services?

There is subsidized governmental assistance available through the state of New Mexico for child care.  To inquire about these services, please visit the State of New Mexico's Children, Youth, & Families Department (CYFD) link here New Mexico CYFD

When Applying

When applying for daycare services at The Children's Garden, the below information will be required:

  • The child's updated immunization / vaccination record
  • The Children's Garden application for daycare
  • A non-refundable $25 application fee
  • If daycare assistance is being provided, a copy of the Child Care Bureau Contract

Employment

Are you seeking employment with one of the best employers in New Mexico?

We offer competitive hourly rates and are always looking for enthusiastic, caring people that love to work with children in a fast paced environment.

Click here to contact us if you're interested.  Contact Us

Hours of Operation

Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 6:30am to 6:00pm at all of our locations.

 

For Parents

Parents seeking information regarding the Children's Garden and other child care services, please click here