Pathfinder Kids Kampus told hold open house

Pathfinder Kids Kampus, “A Caring Place to Go and Grow!” is having an open house from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6. The open house will take place at the childcare center, located at 435 Campus Street in Huntington.

Everyone who attends will be entered to win one of the following door prizes, which will be drawn throughout the day: 1-$20 Wal-Mart Gift Card, 1-$20 Johnson Junction Gas Card.

At the open house, Pathfinder Kids Kampus staff will be taking attendees on tours of the facility along with answering any enrollment questions.

Pathfinder Kids Kampus has immediate openings for children in the following areas:

-Early Head Start Combination Program, which is a half-day classroom, two days per week or one day for children 0-3 years of age. This program focuses 1-2 days per week for children receiving EHS consultation preparing them for kindergarten.  Also, there are 2-3 home visits per month allowing parents to work on their child’s development and family goals.

- Two, three, four and five year old rooms of full service childcare.

- Playgroup- Fall 2013 for children ages 18-36 months: Classes begin on Sept. 3 and are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 until 11:30 a.m.

- Premier Preschool for children ages 3-5 years of age- Fall 2013: Classes begin on Sept. 3 and are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 until 11:30 a.m. for three and four year olds, and Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 until 11:30 a.m. for 4 and 5 year olds, and Monday through Friday from 12:30 until 3 p.m. for four and five year olds.

Pathfinder Kids Kampus is also accepting wait list applications for free childcare through the Home Based Program for pregnant mothers and children 0-3 years of age.  The Home Based program works with parents on the importance of their involvement in their child’s early lives including setting family goals, nutrition and health consultation (certain eligibility guidelines must be met for all Early Head Start programs).

For more information regarding the open house please contact Pathfinder Kids Kampus at 260-356-0123 or by e-mailing Lisa Mettler at lmettler@pathfinderserivces.org.

Pathfinder Kids Kampus, Huntington, offers Early Head Start programming for children 0 to 3 and expectant mothers, early intervention services along with child care and preschool services for children from infancy to age 12.  Pathfinder Kids Kampus is a Level 3 Paths to QUALITY Provider and is the only licensed childcare center in Huntington County.  Pathfinder Kids Kampus can be found on the web at www.kidskampus.org and is a division of Pathfinder Services, a not-for-profit human and community development agency based in Huntington and serving Northeast Indiana.

Posted on 2013 Jul 30