KIDZ 1st, Inc.  

DBA:  Kidz 1st ChildCare (Home Day Care)                         DBA:  Just Bee A Kid Care Center                 966 Horseshoe Lake Road                                       3459 Anderson Mtn Road

             Lincolnton, NC 28092                                       Maiden, NC  28650                      Call Us at (704) 735-2419

About Us                          

We take pride in offering the best child care service in the surrounding area. We are dedicated to serving the needs of our customers each and every day.This can only be accomplished by providing a safe and healthy environment for your children.  

The goal of Kidz 1st, Inc., and the facilities that operate under this company is to create a setting in which children will find warmth, comfort, and gentleness. We provide an abundance of opportunities for movement, exploration, and self-discovery according to individual needs interests, and abilities.

Providing quality developmental childcare in a safe and nurturing environment. Our goal is to assist each child as they  grow to his/her full potential. By recognizing each stage of your child's development and fashioning an environment (i.e. curriculum, facilities, and staff) designed to nurture and facilitate growth during each stage.

We work to enhance the growth of the “whole child” cognitively, socially, emotionally, and physically. To help children achieve independence, self-discipline, social competence, self-knowledge, enthusiasm for learning, positive attitudes, intellectual growth, and an organized approach to problem solving. To assist parents in understanding the developmental stage of their child. Our goal is to assist in enabling parents to contribute most effectively to the child's growth and enrichment in the early years of development.

We believe each child is special and holds the future in their hands. We believe by offering a quality child care program for infants, toddlers and preschoolers that facilitates and nurtures the individual needs and abilities of each and every child. We also offer quality care for before and after school children as well as a summer program filled with activities and educational events.

My staff and I continually staying abreast of new requirements and information through training and required classes. All staff are certified in First Aid, CPR, and Sids.

My name is Betty Brooks, I am the owner and Director of both facilities. With over 25 years in manufacturing management, I searched for something that would allow me to make a difference in someone's life. I began my home daycare in 2004. In 2005 I enrolled into Gaston College where I received a AAS degree, in Early Childhood Education. I also received certificates for Toddler/Infant, EEC, School-Age care, Business Basic, and Administration Credential. I am also certified in First Aid and CPR, and Sids.