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Licensed Child Care/ Preschool/ Summer School Age Program

Hays Area Children's Center (HACC) is a KDHE licensed child care facility with Child Care for ages 2 weeks to 3 years, Preschool for ages 3 to 6 years, and School Age Summer Program for Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.

We are open year round, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

We are located at 94 Lewis Drive on the edge of the FHSU campus.

Hays Area Children’s Center offers a structured learning environment and educational activities to prepare preschoolers for kindergarten.

HACC support staff includes a Registered Nurse, Physical Therapist, Speech-Language Pathologist, Early Childhood Special Education Teacher, and Occupational Therapist who are excellent resources for our child care staff.

We provide nutritious meals for breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack that follow guidelines from the State of Kansas food program, CACFP.

HACC has a large, secure, outdoor play area, & organizes educational field trips for the Preschool and School Age Summer Program.

All staff are certified in CPR/First Aid and have completed required KDHE licensing courses.

Lead teachers have additional certifications in Child Development. 

Call Rayna at 785-625-3257 for more information or to schedule an appointment for an HACC tour.  We would be happy to discuss your family’s child care needs and how Hays Area Children’s Center can help.