Child Development Services

The goal of Good Sam's Child Development Services (CDS) is to provide safe and developmentally enriching services to infants and toddlers, which promotes the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development, preparing children to leave Good Sam "school ready" and have a strong foundation for lifelong learning.

CDS offers three programs at the San Antonio - West Side campus; these programs are offered year-round, Monday through Friday. 

Our CDS Programs

Early Head Start
Through a partnership with Avance, Good Sam provides access to high-quality early learning opportunities for infants and toddlers Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. This program also works with the needs of families served, from the time of pregnancy through the child's third birthday.

To quality for the Early Head Start program, you must:

1. Meet income requirements
2. Have an eligible child* who is 0 - 3 years of age
3. Live within the following zip codes (78227, 78237, 78201, 78207, 78204, 78225, 78210, 78211, 78214, 78221, 78224, and 78228 with limitations)

* We serve children with moderate to severe disabilities.  Limited transportation available. For more information, call Laura Moore at 210-220-1788.

Good Sam has offered high quality child care since 1985.  Our program offers children ages 6 weeks - 5 years old a nurturing and safe place to learn, grow, and thrive Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack are provided.


For more information about Early Head Start or Preschool at Good Sam, or to learn about rates, please contact Nadia Garza at 210-434-5531 ext. 3001 or

City of San Antonio Child Care Services Accepted 

Recognized Referral Partner of: 

 AVANCE          San Antonio Housing Authority