Early Discoveries On-Site Child Care Center

Early Discoveries is the on-site child care center located in Lake County, IL offering enrollment to all full and part-time Abbott and AbbVie employees.  We serve families with children ages 6 weeks through 5 years year-round and also offer Summer Camp and School’s Out programs for children up to age 12.  Some of the exciting features of Early Discoveries include:

  • 46,000 square feet of age-appropriate play areas
  • Computers and SmartBoards
  • STEAM Lab
  • Movement Matters Zone
  • Clara Abbott Children’s Library
  • 5 playgrounds
  • Lactation Rooms
  • And much more!

To learn more about Early Discoveries or to schedule a visit, call 224-668-7532.  Center visits are offered regularly by appointment virtually or in person.

About the Center

Managed by Bright Horizons, the center offers excellent faculty, enrichment activities and extended hours at no additional cost (6:30 AM–6:30 PM CST), professionally developed curriculum and nutritious meals prepared on site.

Early Discoveries is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) for high quality early childhood development and education. Early Discoveries is among the top 8% of all child care centers in the country and is designed to meet or exceed all criteria set forth by NAEYC.


2024 Bright Horizons Parent Resources

“A Day in the Life” at Early Discoveries