Los Angeles County Program


Our Programs address specific needs of families and children, including:

We feature the Montessori Curriculum with trained bilingual staff. We strive to reflect the community we serve.

Quality Children's Services Child Development Centers are programs funded through the California Department of Education - Child Development Division and licensed in conjunction with the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division. All QCS programs meet or exceed the minimum standards of Community Care Licensing.

All centers participate in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and provide nutritious meals and snacks daily. The nutrition component is a part of the daily schedule and involves staff, children and parents.

In accordance with the Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 or (202) 720-6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Ages Served


3 - 5 Year Olds at all centers

LA Cities Served



Contact the center nearest you for further information. All Los Angeles Center contact information can be found below.

Centers in Los Angeles County


El Monte CDC

Director: Maria E. Olmedo
4366 Santa Anita Ave.
El Monte, CA 91731
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Phone: 626.579.2400
Fax: 626.579.1400
Email: elmonte502cdc@aol.com
License #: 192006241


Maywood CDC

Director: Rocio B. Gonzalez
4803 58th St.
Maywood, CA 90270
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Phone: 323.560.5656
Fax: 323.560.5626
Email: maywood503cdc@aol.com
License #: 192006411


Lakewood CDC

Director: Maria Vazquez
5225-A Hayter Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90712
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Phone: 562.531.9440
Fax: 562.531.8757
Email: lakewood505cdc@aol.com
License #: 198008037


A.J. Padelford CDC

Director: Alma Gonzalez
11922 169th St.
Artesia, CA 90701
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Phone: 562.926.2427
Fax: 562.926.3257
Email: padelford506cdc@aol.com
License #: 198007302


Artesia CDC

Director: Cleira Pacas
18730 Clarkdale Ave.
Artesia, CA 90701
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Phone:562.653.0290
Fax: 562.860.7542
Email: artesia507cdc@aol.com
License #: 198007304


Bellflower I CDC

Director: Gabriela Herrera
9447 Flower St.
Bellflower, CA 90706
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Phone:562.804.7110
Fax: 562.804.7990
Email: bellflower508cdc@aol.com
License #: 198007303


Bellflower II CDC

Director: Mayra Rubio
14523 South Bellflower Blvd.
Bellflower, CA 90706
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Phone:562.867.8399
Fax: 562.867.8056
Email: bellflower509cdc@aol.com
License #: 198009260