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Best Steps, Inc.

"Where Young Minds Grow"

About Us

Best Steps Family Child Care is located in close proximity to three Long Beach elementary schools Riley, Madison, and Holmes. Our child care center is located within easy access for the 405, 710, 605 and 91 freeways. We are members of the Lakewood Chamber and have been open and operating in the City of Lakewood since 1994. In June 2012, our Owner Director was named as Home Based Business Champion for 2012 by the United States Small Business Administration. (please see pictures from this event in Our Preschool Section.

Best Steps Family Child Care is Great Place to Learn and Grow...

Our Our facility is twice accredited by the National Association for Family Child Care. Best Steps Family Child Care and was established in 1994 with a vision to foster a love of learning in children in a safe home away from home atmosphere. We aim to turn education into fun and play and provide engaging experiences for children that build healthy early learning foundations. Our low-teacher to student ratio and interactive approach to education helps to develop not only educational skills, but social skills as well.

 All of our teachers have child development training and are committed to ensuring that your child attains school readiness and academic excellence.

We look forward to answering any questions and concerns you may have.  

We were rated as a 4 Star Los Angeles Universal Preschool classroom. Please see: . LAUP is a First Five Program which provides funding for high quality free and low-cost pre-kindergarten preparation to four year olds.


We also accept a limited number of students who participate in the State funded child Care Assistance Programs through Children's Home Society of California, See:

or Crystal Stairs .

Click above sites for information on resources for income based free or low-cost help for child care fees.

Facility Location:

2528 Deerford Street

Lakewood, CA 90712

(562) 422-3432

State License #198000603


Mon - Fri: 6:30AM - 6PM

Sat: Closed

Sun: Closed

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