Brown University maintains an affiliation with the following centers:
YMCA Mt. Hope Childcare Center*
Address: 421 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02906
Contact: Terri Longworth, Administrator
The Center is currently licensed to serve infants and children ages 6 weeks to 5 years.
The Brown/Fox Point Early Childhood Education Center, Inc.*
Address: 150 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02906
Contact: Heather Webster, Executive Director
The Center is licensed to serve children ages 3 through kindergarten.
In order to secure or hold an open spot in a childcare center, a deposit may be expected in advance. Please check with the Director of the center as to what is required.
Bright Horizons - Preferred enrollment at select Bright Horizon centers plus tuition discounts at partner centers
- Brown families move ahead of community on waiting list for full-time care at select Bright Horizons centers.
- Registration fee credit after 30 days of enrollment (up to $250 value) with preferred enrollment program.
- Full time child care discounts are available at partner centers. Discounts range from 5%-10%. Some are available as early as children aged six weeks, and most are for children aged 2-12 years.
Search for a center:
Scroll down to the Additional Family Support section, then click on the placard for ‘Center-based Child Care’ to search for the centers by zip code.
Brightstars rated childcare resource: Search targeted childcare options.
Rhode Island Kids Count
A comprehensive source of information regarding health, safety, education, economic security and development of Rhode Island children.
For questions please contact: Michele_Wise@brown.edu, 863-2459