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Early childhood education in daycare centres

Daycare centres in Helsinki want to ensure all children an equal opportunity for healthy development and learning. 

Early childhood education promote well-balanced growth, development and learning as well as advancing the personal wellbeing of children.

Daycare centres are usually open from 6:15 am to 17:30 on weekdays. Centres that provide evening care and round-the-clock care are available for children who need for early childhood education outside regular service hours because of their guardians' employment or studies.

Guide to early childhood education

This guide helps you and your child getting started with daycare and pre-primary education. It provides you with lots of practical information on starting early childhood education and everyday activities in a daycare centre.

Learn more about early childhood education and pre-primary education in different languages in the PDF guides below:


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