Dr. Day Care's Child Development Center for Learning and Play is led by Mary Ann Shallcross Smith, Ed.D, known as Dr. Day Care. Mary Ann began her career as an early childhood and school age professional in 1972 when she began her home - based day care in her home in Lincoln, RI.


Contact Details

  Website
  City Cumberland, RI
  Zip Code 02864
  Address 200 Angell Road
  Phone Number (401) 475-4551

From Our Website

Our early learning centers are nationally accredited with locations across Rhode Island. We provide family, youth and child services in a safe, structured, and nurturing environment through a team of dedicated professionals. A nutritious Breakfast, Lunch, and Snack is included with tuition. Choose a center that is trusted by families! Child care tax information is currently being emailed to families, you should receive an email by next week. Did your contact information change? Didn't get the email?


Dr. Day Care Learning Center provides care for children ages 6 weeks through 12 years old. Learn more about our Infant, Toddler, Preschool, and School Age programsby visiting our Programs by Age page. We offer quality care and education 52 weeks of the year- we are the Home of the Educational Guarantee! Our mascot is Edgar the elephant. Edgar's name is derived from oureducational guarantee! Elephants are often associated with wisdom, intelligence, loyalty, and strength. These are traits that we value at Dr. Day Care.


Dr. Day Care is the Home of the Educational Guarantee - where learning happens 52 weeks a year! We are excited to have you join our family. To begin the enrollment process, you are encouraged to call the Dr. Day Care center location that you prefer. The site Administration will be best able to help you with any questions you may have before you begin. They will also discuss rates and availability, as many of our classrooms do have a waitlist. It is recommended that you schedule a tour of your preferred Dr. Day Care Learning Center.