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Now accepting sealed bids for construction services involving exterior and interior renovation of Sheltering Arms Dorothy Arkwright Center located at 1192 Arkwright Place, Atlanta GA 30317 Click Here for more details.

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Sheltering Arms Alumna Gives Back
Penny grew up at Sheltering Arms, and now she teaches here.  Read how Penny is helping children and families in her old neighborhood.

Take a Tour...Right from Your Desktop!

You can take an in-depth, first hand tour of the Dunbar Learning Complex, where Sheltering Arms partners with Atlanta Public Schools and The Annie E. Casey Foundation to educate children from birth through fifth grade.  Take the tour!

Memories & Success Stories:  Share Yours!

Are you or your child a Sheltering Arms alumni?  Have you ever volunteered or worked for Sheltering Arms?  Share your stories and reconnect with Sheltering Arms.


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Sheltering Arms is committed to strong management, accountability, and transparency, and has earned the Guidestar Exchange Seal.
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Strategic Plan

Sheltering Arms is metro Atlanta’s oldest nonprofit child care provider and one of its most respected. Our mission is to serve working families with high quality, affordable child care and education and comprehensive support services, as well as to provide professional development for early childhood educators and community outreach. Sheltering Arms is a non-profit organization. 

We serve over 2,500 children each day, ages six weeks to five years old, and their families, in 15 child care centers in five counties. 


Our child care centers are located in the following metro Atlanta counties:

Marietta (2) 



East Lake



Atlanta (2)
College Park (2)
East Point
Union City
Lawrenceville (2)

View a detailed list of our Atlanta locations!


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