East Creek Family Center

An instructor smiles at a toddler during the 2015 Thanksgiving gathering.A baby smiles at the camera in their high chair.Children smile as they come off of a slide.

303 East 6th Street  |  Chaska, MN 55318
(952) 567-8200

Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Download our calendar for 2017 - 2018.

Nationally accredited, licensed child care center that serves infants, toddlers, and preschool aged children.

East Creek Child Care helps children learn and develop by providing opportunities for individualized concrete, experiential learning to encourage a love-to-learn attitude.
Highly trained and experienced staff members use creative curriculum to plan for and support each child's early learning. The philosophy is to foster high quality experiences for children, parents, and staff while we connect and interact as a team.

•  Individualizes curriculum, developmental screening, and conferences
•  Offers language rich, child-centered activities and classrooms with flexible hours
•  Guides parents through child development

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4/4 Star Parent Aware Rating

For more information about East Creek Child Care, contact:
Denise Hedtke
Child Care Supervisor
(952) 567-8218 | dhedtke@swmetro.k12.mn.us

Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

A Community Action Partnership (CAP) program designed to work with families with children ages 3 to 5, and encourages parents as their child's first and most important teacher.

This is a free, quality preschool experience and also offers, health, nutrition, and social services.

WIC (Women, Infants, & Children)
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Nutrition education program available to women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum, and to families with infants and children under the age of 5.

WIC is a CAP Agenct program and is available to Carver and Scott county residents and New Beginnings students.

Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
No Appointment needed

Serves uninsured and under-insured individuals in Scott and Carver counties. This program connects people to local resources and free or low-cost healthcare services.


A point of contact for anyone with concerns about a young child with developmental delays or risk of delay.

An interagency resource specialist available to provide information and resources to families of young children and the professionals who work with them.

Help Me Grow is a partnership between Carver County Public Health, Central School District 108, Waconia School District 110, Watertown - Mayer School District 111, and statewide Help Me Grow.

1st Thursday of each month, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Provides confidential and no-fee health and mental care for youth ages 12 to 26 in a safe and non-judgmental environment.

For more information about East Creek Family Center, contact:
Jyoti Sinha
Special Education Coordinator
(952) 567-8239 | jsinha@swmetro.k12.mn.us