The First Step was founded in 1972. We are an ExceleRate Silver Circle of quality center with a convenient central location in Belvidere, Illinois.
We proudly host a 6 week-11 year old program utilizing Frog Street Press as our curriculum with a Preschool program as well as before and after school care.
Meet our staff
We boast a staff of dedicated Early Childhood Professionals. We have a drive for success in Early Education and are proud to be involved in our community.