Child Care & Preschool in Niles

Preschool-aged care is located at Northside Child Development Center • 2020 N. 5th Street, Niles, MI 49120 • 269-683-1982

Infant/Toddler care is located at Niles-Buchanan YMCA • 905 N. Front Street, Niles, MI 49120

Our year-round, licensed childcare programs are dedicated to nurturing the potential of every child. Our goal is to make sure every child is prepared with social-emotional skills and age-appropriate development to move on to the next step. Our curriculum is designed to enhance the development of children, to extend their skills and levels of understanding as well as foster positive self-esteem and positive feelings. Our vision is to provide high-quality, affordable early education so all children and families can learn, grow and thrive. Please contact Kristin McKay-Parrish at 269-683-1982 or

Infant/Toddler Care (6 weeks-2 years)

Young Explorer’s 3 year old Childcare with Preschool

Great Start Readiness Program


"Thank you for the sweetest birthday gift. [She] LOVES the book and Miss Victoria is so talented, we love the jammies and can't wait for her to wear them. You all are so thoughtful and we are so lucky to have the best daycare providers for our sweet [child]. Thank you all again!"

"What a great job you have done with Northside! I wish this had been availabe years ago, but very happy to have my daughter there this summer. We will gladly be back. I would also like to acknowledge Holly Dienes while I'm here. She is by far the best director I've worked with. She is thorough, helpful, responsive, and really enjoys the kids. She is doing the organzation proud and I enjoy seeing her at pick up and drop off throughout the week."