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I need to find a daycare in Coraopolis PA

I need to find an economical, trustworthy, and well-run daycare between Coraopolis (where I will be living) and Gibsonia (where I work). I have a 3 year old son who is working on Potty training.

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Asked by carynleigh at 8:24 PM on Jul. 30, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • I live in new galilee, pa and work in Rochester at a daycare. Have you tried the phone book? or asking neighbors of any dycares around?

    Answer by reyreybella01 at 8:28 PM on Jul. 30, 2010


    Above is a list of local daycares/preschools in your area. I would start calling them and asking questions about rates, hours, etc. Make a list of about 3-4 that you really liked and make an appointment to visit and take a tour. Good Luck!


    Answer by JeremysMom at 8:33 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • I live close to Gibsonia, I will ask around to see if anyone knows of any good ones around there.

    Answer by fallnangel93 at 8:34 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • in Maryland we have a website that is run and maintained by the child care administration that licenses the centers. Check for that. They will have the best info AND make sure you call the licensing center and inquire about any complaints that have been filed and ask to review their compliance records.

    AVOID any center that does not offer FULL ACCESS at anytime without notice. If the Mom, or director wants you to call ahead before just popping in, that is a red flag.

    Answer by Maureen-MD at 8:49 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • Here is a link for the PA child care centers

    Answer by Maureen-MD at 8:50 PM on Jul. 30, 2010


    This one might even be better. It is run by the Department of Public Welfare (DPW)

    Answer by Maureen-MD at 8:51 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • I would say you have all the suggestions you need here... Check the Yellowpages... You should also check out the ulocal message boards on and see if anyone from there can give you any recommendations...

    You're not to too far from me, but far enough that I can't give you any real help... There is a few Pittsburgh Groups here too...

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 8:56 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • I used to live in Coraopolis. we lived upstairs from the head start preschool on 5th ave. don't know about daycares (i am a sahm). I know many of the churches offered them.

    Answer by justanotherjen at 1:19 PM on Jul. 31, 2010

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