Children's Place gets accreditation

BRASELTON -- The Children's Place at New Liberty UMC recently earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

"We're so proud to have earned this gold star of quality from NAEYC," Program Director Cathryn Kelly said. "We have always been committed to excellence. This accreditation validates our hard work."

The Children's Place at New Liberty UMC is a private, nonprofit child care center sponsored by New Liberty United Methodist Church.

The program received accreditation after an on-site visit by NAEYC assessors to ensure it meets standards.

"The accreditation system reassess the bar for child care centers and other early childhood programs," said Jerlean E. Daniel, executive director of NAEYC. "Having earned NAEYC accreditation is a sign that the Children's Place at New Liberty UMC is a leader in a national effort to invest in high-quality early childhood education."

For more information, call 706 870-2838 or visit www.newlibertychildren.com.