Special Academic Education
DLC Nurse & Learn is an inclusion child care center for children of all abilities.  Children with Cerebral Palsy, Down’s Syndrome, Spina Bifida, Microcephaly, seizure disorders, g-tubes, apnea monitors and other special needs are welcome at DLC Nurse & Learn!  We have classrooms for infants-5 year olds, including VP-K for 4 year olds.  We also have after school programs for children up to 22 years of age.  Scholarships are available for families that qualify. Our services include child care, preschool, extended day programs, registered nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, early intervention, developmental screening and low adult to child ratios for more one-on-one attention to individual goals for each child.
Services

DLC provides an inclusion preschool environment for children with and without developmental delays where each child is taught at their own pace. DLC uses the Links to Literacy and Foundations for Success Curriculum's.  We are located on the Westside, but serve children all over Jacksonville and North East Florida.

Did you know that DLC Nurse & Learn offers a summer camp for school aged children?  Contact us for more details and enrollment

DLC Nurse & Learn is also a "5 Star" Child Care Center, rated by Early Learning Coalition of Duval.

DLC is funded through these community partners
Thank you to our supporters who help make DLC a vital resource for our community! Jacksonville Children’s Commission, United Way, Jaguars Foundation, Baptist Health, the Lucy Gooding Foundation, Chatlos Foundation, The Chartrand Family Fund at the Community Foundation for Northeast Florida, The PLAYERS Championship,
Jacksonville Mustang Club, Deerwood Rotary, Crossroad UMC, Lakeshore UMC, Mandarin UMC, The Chartrand Family Fund at the Community Foundation for Northeast Florida, Petway Family Foundation, Jay and Deanie Stein Unrestricted Fund Family Fund at the Community Foundation for Northeast Florida.
2017 Sapphire Award Winner
A Special Thanks for 20 Years!
DLC would like to say Thank You to the Jacksonville Mustang Club for their 20 years of support!
Donate to DLC!

DLC has provided over $4,000,000 dollars in free services to our children with special needs since 1989, and this couldn’t have been done without the help from our community and generous donors like yourself. Without you, the services we offer at DLC would not be possible.

DLC Nurse & Learn is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  Donations to DLC Nurse & Learn may be tax deductible.  Please consult your tax preparer to verify that donations are deductible.

Payments for our service can also be made online using PayPal.  Please click the button below to make a payment.

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Thank You!
Special thank you to Murray Hill United Methodist Church for their support from day one, and also to Lake Shore Presbyterian for housing our after-school program, DLC Therapy and Care, since 2003! 
Our Successful Year
Good Afternoon, 

DLC Nurse & Learn has seen many successes in its 29 years serving children with special needs in Jacksonville. The 2016-2017 school year may have been our most successful year ever. If you are receiving this Annual Report, you or your organization must be one of the reasons why! We are very pleased to share our achievements with you so that you can also share in the great things happening at DLC. 

Wishing you and your team a very Merry Christmas and Happy 2018! 

God Bless, 

Amy Buggle 
2018 Passport to Riverside & Avondale Sponsors
Publix Super Markets Charities-- $5,000 
Omnitrust Financial -- $1,000 
Independent Living Resource Center-- $250 
Enterprise Holdings Foundation-- $1,000 
Susan and Ron Masucci-- $3,000 
Avondale UMC-- $300 
Riverside Park UMC-- Parking Sponsor!
The Local Artist-- Swag Bag Sponsor! 
Hamburger Marys-- $100