325 Courthouse Road
Stafford, VA 22554
(540) 657-2700
Interim Director:
Cheryl Durheim

Our Christian Child Development Center provides full-day infant, child care and preschool; part-day preschool; and before and after care for elementary aged-children for the families of Stafford County, including residents of Hartwood, Falmouth, and Aquia Harbour, as well as the surrounding communities of Quantico Marine Corps Base, Triangle and Fredericksburg.


We offer a 10% Military discount to Active Duty service members.

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Full and part-time programs.
Living Hope CDC
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Living Hope Child Development Center strives to meet the needs of both children and their parents with a varied choice of part- and full-day programs.

Infants and Toddlers Ages 6 weeks to 24 months
Age appropriate activities allow for physical, social and emotional development in a Christian environment. Five days per week; hours 6:00 am to 6:30 pm.

All-day Preschool Ages 2-5
Age appropriate activities to keep children actively involved and to help them expand their development with exposure to cognitive experiences and positive social interactions in preparation for Kindergarten. Five days per week, 6:00 am to 6:30 pm.

Part-day Preschool Ages 2-5
Same purpose as all-day, but designed for parents who want a part-time preschool experience for their children. Two, three, or five days per week for 3 hours/day from 9 am to 12 noon with option of lunch bunch for 4/5 year olds.

Before and After School Ages 5-12
A safe and nurturing environment that will allow for independent study, including help and guidance to complete homework, as well as lessons teaching God's love for us and others; structured group projects and activities will also be part of each day. Opens at 6:00 am and closes at 6:30 pm. Bus transportation available to and from Winding Creek Elementary and Margaret Brent Elementary.