Skip to content

From Full & Part-Time Daycare to Preschool, Certified Kindergarten and More, Let Our Family Nurture Your Family. . .

Are you looking for a daycare solution that provides more than just basic child care?

If you’re like most parents, you’re looking for an educational environment designed to help your child develop intellectually, socially, and physically. You’re looking for effective school preparation. And of course, you’re looking for a staff that demonstrates genuine care and concern for your child’s safety and wellbeing. Not to mention convenience and a good value for your money.

Tender Years is licensed by the PA Department of Education and PA Department of Public Welfare, and we’re Keystone Stars certified. With centers in Camp Hill, Hershey, and Mechanicsburg, PA, we offer full and part-time Daycare, Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, Before & After School Care, and Summer Camps.

A leading daycare provider since 1984, Tender Years, Inc. is your local, family-owned alternative to the national franchises with overly-broad national curricula. Here, you can be sure that your child is getting the specific preparation he or she needs in order to thrive in their specific school district.

Learn More….

Tender Years Child Development Center 30 Years of Child Care
ACE Customized Curriculum

Finally, an Early Education Curriculum That’s Coordinated with Local School Districts. . .

Tender Years’ very own ACE Customized Curriculum is Adaptive to your child’s needs, Coordinated with local school districts, and focused on the Essentials that will help your child succeed in both school and life.

Learn More…

 

More Than Just Quality Childcare, We Provide The Building Blocks for Academic Success

Your child’s path to success starts with early education. Tender Years Academy programs are licensed by the PA Department of Education and passionately taught by certified teachers. Academy programs include Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten.

Learn More…

Tender Years Academy
 
Perfect Match Pledge

Because YOU should have just as much confidence in your child’s care and development as we do…

Choosing the right curriculum-based child care can be difficult. That’s why we proudly offer our exclusive Perfect-Match Pledge 30-Day Money Back Guarantee. If after 30 days, you don’t feel we’re the perfect match for you and your child, we’ll refund your tuition.

Learn More…

 

Discover & Tour Your Childcare Center Now. . .

We invite you to learn more about the Tender Years Child Development Center nearest you. Click a button to the right to discover details, view images, get directions, and more.

Request a complimentary tour, too! It’s the perfect opportunity for you and your child to see firsthand what our centers have to offer, what our teachers are like, and how it all makes you and your child feel.

We look forward to meeting you and your child!

Our Latest News...

The 8 Best Ways to Tame Those Tantrums

Every parent has been there. You’re in the middle of a grocery store and suddenly, seemingly out of nowhere, your toddler starts to have a meltdown. The causes of a toddler’s emotions going from zero to one-hundred can depend on […]

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

It’s Time: Why Preschoolers Need Independence and How to Encourage It

“I can do it myself!” Every parent of a preschooler has heard those words. Preschoolers can vary from minute to minute on their need for independence. They may want to cook their own breakfast one morning, but can’t be bothered […]

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

Building Better Pathways: How to Encourage Thinking and Learning Skills in Your Child

The neurons (or brain cells) in your child’s brain resemble a tiny tree. Each time they take in a new bit of information about their world a new branch on the tree is created. These branches connect to each other […]

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE