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The University of Maine Children's Center, Child Care Environments
  staff interacting with children
  • Our goal is to have better than minimum child:staff ratios.

  • Parents and siblings of enrolled children are welcomed at any time.

  • We participate in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program and serve breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack to each child daily.

  • Indoor and outdoor living areas are clean and safe.

  • Play spaces are respectful and supportive of individual children.

  • Interest areas are well supplied and equipped.

  • Each outdoor living space has green grass and large areas for play and discovery.

  • All outdoor play areas are fenced and distanced from street traffic.

  • Each UM Children’s Center program is fully licensed by the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.




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113 College Avenue, Orono, Maine 04473, Tel/Fax: 207-581-4076

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