New business Q&A - Little Caboose Childcare Center

June 29, 2008

Name of business: Little Caboose Childcare Center

Owner: April Morris

Address: 16107 Elliott Parkway, Unit C, Williamsport

Opening date: April 1

Products and services: "We are a child-care center, offering part-time and full-time care for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. We offer before and after-school (care) as well as a summer program for school-aged children 5 to 12 years old. We help prepare children for school through our curriculum-based teaching."

Market area: Tri-State area

How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it? "As a parent myself, I understand the need for affordable and dependable care, as well as finding care where the child will be safe, happy and in a learning environment. This is our goal and mission for this center."


Previous business experience: "As owner, I have 17 years of combined experience with myself and staff. I am the mother of three. Our staff has a combined total of 15 years experience within the child-care field. Our staff meets all state requirements, and three have college degrees - one in education, one in psychology and one in the medical field."

Number of employees: Four

Hours: Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Phone number: 301-223-4141

E-mail address:

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