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The Chambliss Center for Children-Extended Child Care Program

Our Extended Child Care Program provides early childhood education and child care 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Fees are based on a sliding scale, according to family income. We are a Three Star program serving children ages 6 weeks- 12 years. Program features summer camp for school aged children, provides opportunities for swimming & tennis, serves three hot meals every day, provides transportation to and from select schools, and has provided high quality care since 1872.

Eligibility Requirements

All families are eligible to enroll in our program as long as the parent(s) are working or in school. There is no minimum or maximum income requirement, however, the fees will be determined according to income level and number of people in the household. There is a waiting list, but all parents are welcome to apply. The length of the list is dependent on the age of the child.

How to get started

  1. Use one of these methods to contact this service:
    • Phone
    • Walk-In
  2. Find the location closest to you below, and use their contact information.

Ages Served

Under 12 Months

Ages 1-13

Chattanooga, TN

315 Gillespie Road
Chattanooga, TN, TN 37411
24 hours/day