Our Team

Cheerful Home teachers are highly experienced, dedicated professionals that share a love of working with children and helping them grow in a safe, nurturing and inclusive environment. The teachers tailor their lesson plans around the needs of the children to help them achieve their developmental milestones. Staff attend trainings throughout the year to further their knowledge and provide the best quality learning experiences for the children.

 

All Cheerful Home teachers, per DCFS licensing, must meet a set of teaching requirements: a Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree with an early childhood emphasis, extensive teaching experience combined with some college education with an early childhood emphasis, or completion of a credentialing program.

 

The teachers average more than 10 years of experience at our child care center. There are 3 teachers that have worked at Cheerful Home for over 33 years, 7 teachers have worked at Cheerful Home for over 20 years, and 10 teachers have worked at Cheerful Home for over 8 years. Our teachers have a wealth of knowledge and experience in the child care field.

 

Cheerful Home staff holds a variety of credentials and degrees in the early childhood field, which along with their extensive experience provides the critical foundation that Cheerful Home builds upon. Our dedicated staff is what makes Cheerful Home a child care industry leader in providing comprehensive child care and early learning services for the children in our community.

Featured Staff: 

Chris

My name is Chris. I’ve been teaching at Cheerful Home Child Care & Early Learning Center since 1979 ...

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Pam

My name is Pam, and I have worked at Cheerful Home Child Care & Early Learning Center for 35 years ...

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Tammy

Hi, my name is Tammy, and I began working at Cheerful Home Child Care & Early Learning Center in 1982 ...

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Jennifer

My name is Jennifer, and I have worked at Cheerful Home Child Care & Early Learning Center for 15 ½ years ...

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Lynne

My name is Lynne, and I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and Family and Consumer Sciences ...

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Kendra

My name is Kendra, and I graduated from John Wood Community College with an Associate’s Degree in ...

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Brittany

Hi, my name is Brittany. After graduating from a nearby school I attended a vocational technical school where I got ...

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Amanda

Hello, my name is Amanda. I enjoy working at Cheerful Home Child Care & Early Learning Center as the Business Manager ...

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Courtney

My name is Courtney. I grew up in a big family with lots of aunts, uncles and cousins, so I enjoy family ...

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Our Contact Info

     Address:
     315 South 5th Street
     Quincy, IL 62301
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     Phone:

     (217)228-0654

 

     Email:
     Hours:
     6:30 AM - 5:30 PM

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315 South 5th Street

Quincy, IL

217-228-0654

 

 

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Cheerful Home is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors, licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, accredited by the National Accreditation Commission for Early Care and Education Programs (NAC) and ExceleRate Illinois.

 

 

 

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