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Located on the northeast corner of Clinton St (540 W) and Monroe St. (100 S) in Downtown Chicago, aka, The Loop. Our entrance (store front entrance on ground level) faces Clinton St, near the intersecting streets. Look for the frosted glass door with the buzzer. Note: There are no signs to indicate the center's entrance. There is a parking structure in the 500 W. Monroe building. Parents/guardians are provided in & out vouchers; if their stay in the garage is less than thirty minutes parking is free.

Bright Horizons at Chicago West Loop (500 W. Monroe)

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Welcome to Bright Horizons Chicago West Loop

Your Family's Back-Up Child Care Solution

Welcome to Bright Horizons Chicago West Loop. Our highly skilled teachers provide a special kind of care for children, designed to help them feel safe and secure in a new and unfamiliar environment. Our mission is to engage every child in appropriate activities for play and discovery and to help parents feel at ease when there are breakdowns in their regular care situations. Please take a moment to view our Virtual Tour of the center.  You're just a click away to a quality back-up center.  Enjoy the Tour! ...

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What Parents are Saying

Our greatest advocates are also our closest friends.

"My daughter has attended Bright Horizons for 5 years. All of the staff and teachers make us feel welcome from the moment we walk into the center until we leave at the end of the day. My daughter feels a sense of belonging at the "downtown daycare." She enjoys it and looks forward to going."

Our Center Programs & Services

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Featured Parent Webinar

Edit Your Life: Making Modern Family Work


Hear Christine Koh and Asha Dornfest - co-authors of Minimalist Parenting - give real advice about the pressures on today’s parents, how to manage advice overload, and ways to effectively use your time to truly enjoy what matters to you and your family most.

Bright Horizons Foundation for Children Celebrates 15 Years!

Bright Horizons Foundation for ChildrenThe Bright Horizons Foundation for Children honors its 15th anniversary with Voices of Gratitude, a digital magazine celebrating the difference our programs make in people's lives. To date, thousands of partners, volunteers, and donors have shared their time, resources, and knowledge across hundreds of communities and now serve more than 100,000 children a year through Bright Spaces, volunteering, and grants.

Meals

Nutritious snacks, breakfast and lunch provided daily

Get involved in our Highlighted Activities

Because knowledge is more than just the ABC's.


Children will have the opportunity to experiment, explore, and have fun. . . all while learning. Activities and games are planned throughout the weeks to spark creativity and critical thinking.  Here are a few samples:

        Highlighted Activity for March- 
            3rd - 
Itsy Bitsy Spider Movements
            10th -  How Do Insects Eat?
            19th Measuring Length
            20th  Let's Have A Picnic
                 

                   Important Days:
                  8th - 13th
:  Spring Into Learning
                  20th:  Self - Portraits
                  22nd - 27th Adventure Kids weeks
                      
                   High Demand Days:
                             23 - 27th