Childs Way

Child's Way Day care

Child’s Way is a day care for children with special medical needs ages birth to age 21 who may also be technology dependent. Our expert staff of pediatric registered nurses and child care associates provides children with consistent medical care while incorporating educational, developmental, therapies and play activities into their daily schedule.

  • Staff to child ratio is 1:3
  • Center can accommodate up to 60 children per day
  • Open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Opened in 1998

Licensing and Accreditation

Child’s Way is dually licensed by the Department of Health as the first Pediatric Extended Care Center (PECC) in Pennsylvania and by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare as a day care center.

Child’s Way has earned a 3-Star rating from the Keystone STARS program, Pennsylvania’s voluntary quality initiative for child care. Child’s Way is pursuing the National Association for the Education of Young Children Accreditation (NAEYC).

Child’s Way is a current member of NAEYC and its affiliates PennAEYC (PA) and PAEYC (Pittsburgh). Child's Way is also a member of PACCA.

To Enroll:

To learn if your child may qualify to attend Child’s Way, call Michelle Jamison, Admissions Coordinator at 412-441-4884 ext 3020. She’ll take care of the rest!



The Children's Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center 5324 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15224 Phone: 412-441-4884 Fax: 412-441-0167