The Belle Center

Early Childhood

The Belle Center Early Childhood Center is licensed through NYS Office of Child and Family Services. We value the children of the families that we serve and have put qualified staff in place to effectively meet their needs. The Belle Child Care Director - Laurie Beck B.A./M.S. is well respected in the day care community and has 15 years experience directing Day Cares for YWCA and CAO Head Start.

We utilize the Creative Curriculum For Infants, Toddlers & Twos as a basis of preparation for pre-kindergarten. Young children learn through playing. “Play” is incorporated into the curriculum and is creatively utilized as an effective tool for educational and social upward mobility. The curriculums goals include these following steps where the children learn through a process of introduction and completion of objectives:

  • Social/Emotional Development
  • Physical Development
  • Cognitive Development
  • Language Development

Through the Child and Adult Care Food Program, students receive breakfast, lunch, dinner and a snack. The Center is licensed for 16 infants ages 6 weeks - 18 months, 24 toddlers ages 19 months - 36 months, 44 preschoolers ages 3 - 4 Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Contact: The Belle Child Care Center Director - Laurie Beck: 716-845-0485 ext. 217 or 218