Handicare Inc.

Handicare Inc.


Tipton Adaptive Daycare, along with some of our families and staff, are featured in this article in the next issue of TIME. Deb VanderGaast, RN, who was interviewed for the article, used to come to Handicare to see kids she did nursing care for through a homecare agency. Handicare was her inspiration for Tipton Adaptive Daycare. Magazine.
Pictures are Monday and Tuesday of this week. Infants through 2 years on Monday and 3 years through 5 years on Tuesday. Pictures typically take place in the morning and finish by 10:30. Please let me know at the front desk if you would like your child to have their picture on a different day or with siblings!
Good evening all, I have just been notified that ICCSD is dismissing at 11:55 tomorrow (2/5/18) morning.
We will be there to pick up the children when school gets out.
We will serve them lunch when they back to the building.

Handicare is an early learning center located in Coralville, Iowa. Business hours are 6:30am to 6:3 At Handicare, we provide exceptional childcare that contributes to an inclusive community.

We constantly strive to embody our values of collaboration, connection, inclusion, and creative learning. Handicare's program is focused on providing quality care and education that meets individual and family needs. Interagency service coordination and a team approach are used to plan and implement activities that promote each child's development. Handicare partners with United Way, Grant Wood Ar

Operating as usual


Let's protect ourselves and our kids this summer! It's supposed to be a hot one.☀️


Just a reminder!

Photos from Handicare Inc.'s post 05/20/2022

Just FYI for all our staff and parents!

Photos from Handicare Inc.'s post 05/19/2022

Happy Birthday to our Staff with May Birthdays!
Tess - 1st
Rita - 3rd
Unattea - 5th
Katie G. - 14th
Danielle - 16th
Charlie - 20th
Sarah - 24th

Timeline photos 05/19/2022

Timeline photos

Catch some choice facts about surfing with Lilo and Stitch. 🏄‍♀️ Happy Asian American Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander Heritage Month!


Register now for Music4TOTS summer session! Music classes available for 12 months - 6-year-olds. Visit www.music4lifetots.com to register! (Note all current sessions will expire so if you want your child to continue in the program you will need to register for the summer session).


If you haven't yet, please sign up for our charity walk ASAP as we will order butterflies and t-shirts this week!!

✔️Click the link below to register:
💻 Register Online: https://rb.gy/7xvtbg


✔️You can also register by Venmo. Our Venmo is TheoWolfFoundation. Please include names and t-shirt sizes.

Our Charity Walk is 1.5 miles and we will release live butterflies at the end of the walk in honor of Theo's 3rd heavenly birthday 🦋

Share our event, invite all your friends and come help us celebrate Theo's 3rd heavenly birthday! 💛

Photos from Animal Planet's post 05/17/2022

Time to work on our handstands!


All current sessions will expire on May 20th! Please visit tippitoesdance.com/iowacity to re-enroll your child for the summer session or to enroll for the first time!


Join us in celebrating our 40th anniversary!🥳🥳


Thank you to all who have shown our teacher's how much they mean to you!


Let's teach our kids to reach for the stars!


Orders are HERE! Did you wish that you would have ordered or added more to your order? It's not too late. Now accepting additional orders until 9/13. Stop by the front desk with your child's artwork and fill out an order form.

*If you previously ordered something please just email Vina at [email protected] and provide your child's name and the additional items that you would like to purchase.


We are so thankful for all our amazing teachers! Help us celebrate them this week by stopping by the Teacher Appreciation Board in the lobby to share why you love your child(ren)'s teacher!


Put on your dancing shoes today!!


As the warm weather is coming upon us we will need lots of sunblock to keep the kids protected. If you're able to donate a bottle of sunscreen to Handicare we would greatly appreciate it. You can just leave the bottle at the front desk or give them to your child's teachers. Thank you so much for helping us keep the kids safe in the sun. We can't wait to spend more time outside!

Photos from Handicare Inc.'s post 04/27/2022

HUGE thanks to Hawkeye Ladies Soccer Team for coming this last weekend to clean up our playground!


What are your favorite animals??


Reminder! May 6th is our next Team Building Night. Please make arrangements for your child to be picked up no later than 5:00. Thank you!


Just grabbing some lunch...


Put a smile on someone's face today! 😁


Just amazing!

Photos from Handicare Inc.'s post 04/11/2022

Our butterflies have emerged from their chrysalises! We are so amazed each time at the process of metamorphosis.

Message in a Backpack™ Helping Your Child through Change 04/08/2022

Message in a Backpack™ Helping Your Child through Change

It's Family Friday!

"To all those families out there trying to keep it together and juggle work life and family life, remember this: it’s okay to feel overwhelmed."

Check out this article for ideas on how to help your child cope through change.

Message in a Backpack™ Helping Your Child through Change We gathered insights from individuals with various perspectives and roles in early childhood. Here, you will read excerpts of what some of them would share with families about supporting children during this period of rapid change.


Order forms due today! Don't miss out on this fun opportunity to cherish your little one's artwork forever!

Meaningful Art Projects Parents Can Fit Into a Busy Day 04/07/2022

Meaningful Art Projects Parents Can Fit Into a Busy Day

It's Artsy Thursday! Check out these great tips for how to fit art into even busy days!

Meaningful Art Projects Parents Can Fit Into a Busy Day Child development and pediatrics experts agree that even short spurts of creative time greatly impact social, cognitive, and emotional development of children in their earliest formal years and create long-lasting memories.


Mother's/Father's day is just around the corner. Add something special to your child's art order form to celebrate! Don't forget to get your order forms back to Handicare by this Friday! (4/8)


Happy Birthday to our staff with April birthdays, including our fearless leader, Laura!

Laura L. - April 17
Sylvia G. - April 28

How to Support Children’s Approaches to Learning? Play with Them! 04/06/2022

How to Support Children’s Approaches to Learning? Play with Them!

It's WORK TOGETHER WEDNESDAY as we continue to observe "Week of the Young Child" Did you know that, "Curiosity about the world, initiative and problem solving, and focused attention and persistence are just a few approaches to learning that children develop through play." Check out this article to see how you can support early learning through playing WITH your child.

How to Support Children’s Approaches to Learning? Play with Them! Curiosity about the world, initiative and problem solving, and focused attention and persistence are just a few approaches to learning that children develop through play.

Baking Math for Families and Young Children 04/05/2022

Baking Math for Families and Young Children

Week of the Young Child day two: Tasty Tuesday! Check out this article about how to incorporate basic math concepts in to baking with your children.

Baking Math for Families and Young Children Bake together and build math skills with these 10 baking habits.


Art packets have been sent home and we are sure you are in love with the art your child has created. Place your order by returning the packets THIS WEEK ONLY!

Timeline photos 04/04/2022

Spread some joy this Monday!

Gawrsh! Here are a few silly tips from your pal Goofy.


Our Director, Laura, caught this little guy spinning his chrysalis just in time!

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2220 9th St
Coralville, IA

Opening Hours

Monday 6:30am - 6:30pm
Tuesday 6:30am - 6:30pm
Wednesday 6:30am - 6:30pm
Thursday 6:30am - 6:30pm
Friday 6:30am - 6:30pm
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