Children's Center

Welcome to the UnityPoint Health - Meriter Children's Center

Our Mission

  • to nurture
  • to inspire
  • to support
  • to educate ... through play

Our Values

The Children's Center upholds the UnityPoint Health - Meriter values of excellence as a way of life, people being our most important resource, and a commitment of service to others. Our teachers work as a team to provide an environment in which parents, children, volunteers and staff can grow and develop together.

Licensure and Accreditation

The Children's Center is licensed by the State of Wisconsin Department of Children and Family (DCF) to care for children between the ages of six weeks and 6 years old. The Children's Center site is licensed to care for 80 children. The Children's Center has made a professional commitment to provide high quality early childhood programming and is accredited by the City of Madison. Our Children's Center is a YoungStar Five Star Provider.

The Teaching Staff

Our teaching staff is the heart of the Children's Center. Every teacher is a well-qualified, experienced, early childhood professional. Teachers are carefully selected through a process that emphasizes education, experience, skill and quality of interactions in working with young children and their families.

Contact Information

For more information or to schedule a tour, please contact Program Coordinator Traci Adams at (608) 417-5258.

For additional requests, please contact Martha Harrison at (608) 417-6576.