The Center aims to:
introduce best practices of the integrated early childhood care and development services to children aged zero (0) to four (4);
serve as a laboratory for conducting research and innovations about ECCD that will promote the continuing education and/or professionalization of ECCD service providers; and
become the resource center for the community to enhance parenting skills and capabilities.
The Center is typically located near a public elementary school campus,or in a government property, identified and recommended by the local government where it operates. It is ideally located 500 meters away from an existing Day Care Center, has a minimum lot area of 250 square meters, a floor area of not less than 124 square meters of reinforced concrete structure, and provisions for a perimeter fence and playground. It is also designed as a child friendly facility with a welcoming and nurturing environment that attracts the interest of young children, and helps in developing their love for learning.