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First Step Child Care Centr

2113 Military Rd Niagara Falls, NY 14304

Enroll your child at our day care center!

Day Care Center in Niagara Falls, NY


Let us help your child take their “First Step”!

We are the Niagara Falls, NY area’s preferred child care center, preschool center and day care center. We’d be happy to count you and your kids among our family. Our center welcomes children of all ages, starting with infants 6 weeks to 18 months up to 12-year-old pupils.

We’re excited about your interest in our day care center, which is dedicated to nurturing the educational, physical and emotional growth of your children. Our programs are individually tailored to meet the needs of the many important steps that children make in their early years of discovery, growth, and (don’t forget) fun!

First Step is owned and operated by Beth A. Klidonas, who has a BA in Child Development. Through Beth’s efforts, First Step was one of the first centers accredited through the Niagara County Early Child Care Quality Improvement Program, an initiative launched in cooperation with Niagara University that allows our facility to be among Western New York’s premier day care centers.

Day Care Center Niagara Falls, NY At First Step (2113 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY), open since 1995 and accredited by the New York State Office of Children & Family Services, our facility provides:

  • Academics
  • Crafts
  • Indoor & Outdoor Play
  • Music & Stories
  • Nutritional Meals

It’s all you’d expect and more from a modern-day child care facility! All of these activities are geared to ensure that your child’s time here is a positive experience that is truly enjoyable, all in the backdrop of a clean, safe, warm and loving environment. And of course, overseen by a caring and professional staff which prides itself on putting the kids and their well-being first.

Check out our preschool center today!

First Step is designed to provide the absolute best child care possible and the best learning techniques available today to youngsters enrolled here. Our plan is simply to make your life, as parents and guardians especially, a little easier while also helping your child make his or her first steps toward a brighter future!

Preschool Center Niagara Falls, NY

If you have toddlers that aren't quite ready for Kindergarten, enroll them at our preschool center! They'll get a great jump start on learning. We help to foster positive interaction and curiosity at an early age so that they can become lifelong learners!

After enrollment in our preschool center, you'll notice a tangible difference in your child's progress. We encourage social interaction, positivity, creativity, and educationally geared activities to stimulate their growing minds. When you visit our preschool center, a quick look at the smiling faces of our little students will instill a sense of confidence and warmth in our learning environment! Our staff cares deeply for the well being of all of our attendees!

First Step Child Care Center provides breakfast until 9 a.m., and then continues with lunch and nutritious, wholesome afternoon snack. Birthdays and holidays are a great occasion for celebration here! Feel free to send in treats and goodies for your child’s class for those special days.

Learn more about our day care center today!

We'd be happy to provide you with more information on our day care facilities. We are eager to meet you and your child as well! For tuition rates and policies, as well as general health and enrollment policies, call us today at 298-1909 to learn more. We’d love to talk to you today about providing the best possible day care for your child or children.

For more information on our Quality Improvement Program with Niagara University, click here:

To learn more about the standards and policies of the state’s Office of Children & Family Services, visit:

Proudly serving Niagara Falls, NY and the surrounding areas.

Products & Services

  • Academics
  • Crafts
  • Indoor & Outdoor Play
  • Music & Stories
  • Nutritional Meals

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Areas Served

  • Bergholtz
  • Colonial Village
  • Lewiston
  • Lewiston Heights
  • Martinsville
  • Model City
  • Niagara Falls
  • Niagara University
  • North Ridge
  • Pekin
  • Porter Center
  • Queenston
  • Ransomville
  • Sanborn
  • Sawyer
  • Shawnee
  • St. Johnsburg
  • Stella Niagara
  • Town Of Niagara
  • Tuscarora Nation
  • Walmore
  • Wheatfield
  • Youngstown

Established: 1995


  • New York State Office of Children & Family Services
  • Niagara University Quality Improvement Program