iCare owner and operator, Ofra Sixto, has been nominated for the
"Prime minister award of excellence in teaching" in 2013.
Research has shown that the first five years of the human experience pave the road of a lifetime. At iCare we ensure that each child has positive experiences in academics, social play, creative play, dramatic play, use of imagination in the creation of art work and free play. Free play has been deemed instrumental for developing problem-solving techniques and empathy towards others
iCare Child Care is a fully licensed childcare facility for children ages Two and a half- school age, providing quality care and education in Richmond since 1995.
Our FOCUS is on the individuality, uniqueness and identity of the child.
Our BELIEF is that each child holds talents and gifts that will revealed at every stage of development.
Our GOAL is to help the child discover his/her talents and gifts and nurture, foster and celebrate them as foundations for life.
Our CURRICULUM targets physical, cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual developmental domains using adequate teaching tools.
Our APPROACH is to role-model respect, caring, patience and love for every child.
Our COMMITMENT is to guide each child reach his/her personal height and gain self-awareness of his/her own uniqueness and identity in the big world. At iCare Childcare we endeavour to breed a “mensch” (in Yiddish, a person of integrity and honour.)