Atlanta Baby Care

How to find infant care that's more than daycare

When looking for baby care in Atlanta, you’ll undoubtedly find lots of options. But even with multiple Atlanta baby care centers to consider, the choice can still be tough. You want a daycare center that will provide a safe and caring environment and a solution that will fit in easily with your schedule at home and work. Most importantly, you want a place where your baby can learn, grow, and thrive.

Bright Horizons Atlanta child care locations

At Bright Horizons, we provide programs for newborns and infants that offer much more than a daycare experience. Our Atlanta baby care centers combine high-quality child care and early education programs to nurture your child’s development and pave the way for success in school and life. At Bright Horizons, your baby will enjoy classrooms made for exploring with help from caring teachers who will support today’s big milestones and tomorrow’s leaps into the future.

Bright Horizons’ Atlanta baby care centers

For over 30 years, Bright Horizons has offered families access to the highest quality child care and early education programs. Our Atlanta baby care centers feature classrooms full of engaging materials with soft spaces where your child can learn to roll, sit up, crawl, stand, and walk. Our passionate and experienced teachers are highly trained professionals who will nurture every step of your child’s development while supporting your family’s daycare needs.

When you enroll in one of our Atlanta baby care centers, your child will be assigned a primary caregiver who will be there for one-to-one moments of communication, caring, and play. We’ll work with you to develop a personalized care plan that supports your daily schedule, your child’s nutritional goals, and the needs of your family. And you’ll find that the safety, security, and cleanliness practices in our centers meet or exceed all state, local, and national guidelines.

Your baby’s day at Bright Horizons

During a day in one of our Atlanta baby care classrooms, your infant will play, learn, and grow through a series of enriching experiences designed for early learning.
  • Daily reading time supports listening, builds vocabulary, and instills a love of reading in your child.
  • Art activities like finger-painting, music, and pretend play help to spark creativity.
  • Learning sign language – including basic signs like “more” and “please” – helps your child communicate needs and encourages language development.
  • Outdoor discovery time allows your child to explore natural environments while building motor and sensory skills.
  • One-on-one time with your baby’s primary caregiver builds nurturing relationships through everyday moments.
  • Treasure Baskets full of natural and everyday objects promote curiosity and encourage your child to explore. 
These activities and others are part of our discovery-driven approach to learning that promotes self-confidence, teaches 21st-century skills, encourages whole-child development, and prepares your child for success in life and school. 

Why parents choose Bright Horizons

Around the world, parents and organizations trust Bright Horizons to provide daily care and high-quality early education that help children grow into confident, joyful learners. Our Atlanta baby care centers – and all of our early education programs – provide parents with everything that’s important in a daycare solution.

Inspired teachers
Bright Horizons’ teachers are dedicated early childhood professionals who are fully engaged in teaching your child and who benefit from our award-winning training and ongoing support.

Programs designed for working families
Our Atlanta baby care centers offer convenient locations with individualized programs and schedules to fit your needs.

A focus on early learning
Our educational approach inspires curiosity, encourages exploration, and prepares your child for each new stage of growth.

A safe, healthy, clean environment
Every Bright Horizons center has secure entrances, strict sanitary policies, frequent cleaning, and supervision policies to keep your child safe.

The benefits of enrolling your baby in daycare

When you choose Atlanta baby care offered by Bright Horizons, you’ll be giving your child a solid foundation for learning and growth. Child care benefits at Bright Horizons include:

Learning through play
Children learn best when they learn by playing. From making bubbles and sculpting with playdough to building with blocks and exploring nature, our daily routines help children observe their surroundings, improve motor skills, and investigate the world around them. Our curriculum includes daily activities related to art, music, reading, movement, science, and more.

Developing social-emotional skills
Designed by experts, our newborn daycare programs help babies to build relationships, identify and understand feelings, and learn about themselves and others through everyday experiences.

Creating secure attachments
One-on-one time helps babies build trusting relationships with their caregivers.

Engaging in new experiences
Our robust curriculum means there’s always something new and different happening, from activities, stories, and songs to new materials and objects to manipulate.

Building self-confidence
In a welcoming and inclusive daycare environment, our caring teachers provide the encouragement that allows children to build confidence in themselves and in their relationships.

Explore Baby Care in the Metro Atlanta area

Working parents shouldn’t have to choose between child care and early education. Our programs ensure you don’t have to, offering convenience for your workday, and enriching learning experiences for your child.

With convenient Atlanta area locations, we're never far from your home or workplace.


How do I find baby care in Atlanta?

When searching for the best Atlanta baby care, you can start by researching options online and asking for recommendations for a licensed daycare from all the parents you know. To make your schedule easier, you’ll likely want to look for sites that are close to work or home. Once you’ve identified several possibilities, set up a tour of each daycare where you can ask questions and observe the caregivers relating to children. Also, you can ask your employer about any educational assistance programs that may help cover the cost of care. 

How do I compare Atlanta baby care options?


When comparing options for baby care, it’s helpful to focus on these criteria:

  • Education. Does the daycare center have an educational program that can give your child a strong foundation for learning and for success in school and life?
  • Scheduling. Does the center offer flexible schedules that will fit your work and family life?
  • Health and safety. What programs, policies, and procedures are in place to keep your child safe and secure?
  • Caregivers. How are the caregivers and teachers at the daycare center hired and trained?
  • Environments. Does the daycare center provide spaces and materials that are appropriate for each age and level of development?
  • Communication. What tools and apps does the center use to communicate with parents?

When should I start looking for baby care in Atlanta?

It’s never too soon to start exploring options for Atlanta baby care since many daycare centers have wait lists. It may take more time than you anticipate to decide what kind of care you want for your baby, to visit a number of daycare centers, and to make a decision about your top choices.

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