The Family Help Center Daycare is now a Children's Center for Success!

Introducing the first daycare in Erie County dedicated to giving children a positive place to learn, grow and succeed. As a Children's Center for Success, Family Help Center Daycare improves the lives of kids with special services, support and training for teachers, caregivers and parents. The Children's Center for Success program focuses on progress—not failure—helping children feel happy, secure and strong. Specialized training is used to bring out the best in every child, even those who have not done well in other daycare centers or preschools.

Success for teachers.

Lead Teacher and Teacher Aides receive special training to ensure a higher quality of care, including:

  • Creating a positive environment with more support and fewer interruptions
  • Helping kids gain social and emotional strength
  • Limiting classroom disruptions and helping children control their actions
  • Caring for kids with challenging behaviors such as kicking, biting, not listening, tantrums and more

Success for parents.

Support is provided beyond the classroom—with special services available, including:

  • Training on parenting skills that help children reach their potential
  • Personalized counseling for parents and kids dealing with extremely challenging behaviors
  • A Family Advocate and Site Coordinator to help families get the most of out health care, school systems, social services, human services and more

Our partners.

Children's Center for Success is a collaboration led by United Way of Buffalo & Erie County, engaging the expertise of community partners Child & Adolescent Treatment Services, Child Care Resource Network, Family Help Center and Kaleida Health Early Childhood Direction Center.

Get involved.

The Children's Center for Success program at the Family Help Center Daycare is open to infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Look for more Children's Center for Success locations to come in the future. To learn more about the Children's Center for Success program or to enroll in the Family Help Center Daycare, call 716-822-5037 or email

Family Help Center Daycare
A Children's Center for Success
60 Dingens Street
Buffalo, NY 14206

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