Frequently asked questions

What age children does TLC serve?


TLC can care for children ages 6 weeks through 5th grade with wrap around care before and after school.




Is there room for my child?


TLC strives to be accessible for Child Care for all families. By calling the Center at 228-4525 we are able to tell you if there is a current available spot for your child or when the first available opening would be. Click here to find the downloadable enrollment forms to fill out and bring to the meeting.




Are the rooms so full that my child will not receive the attention and care that I expect from Child Care?


TLC maintains the DHS regulated staff to child ratio at each age level as required. Infant – 1 Staff to 3 Babies 1:3 Wobbler (12 mo. To 24 mo.) – 1 Staff to 4 Children 1:4 Toddler (24 mo. To 36 mo.) – 1 Staff to 6 Children 1:6 Three/Four year olds – 1 Staff to 8 Children 1:8 Five and Above – 1 Staff to 12 Children 1:12




What is the mission of TLC?


It is the mission of TLC to provide a quality environment with learning opportunities that foster the development of the whole child: intellectually, physically and socially/emotionally.




What does TLC offer?


Program offerings include before school from 6:00 am and after school until 6:00pm. Summer Program, No-School Days and Inclement Weather Days contracts and drop ins. TLC is a designated Before and After School Bus Stop. CACFP meals; breakfast and lunch and afternoon snack, are served everyday to all children of the Center that are in attendence. EVERYDAY the school age children receive a CACFP afternoon snack.





Mon-Fri 7:30 am- 5:30 pm

Phone: 641-228-4525

Fax:    641-228-4529

404 North Jackson St. Charles City, IA 50616

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