Family Testimonials


“Barto’s Child and Family Center is the best daycare center ever. I started taking my first child there when he was a little over 1 years old. I now have two children and they are both enrolled in Barto’s Child and Family Center. The staff that works there is incredible. When it … Read More »

Matt and Fawn

The Director and staff flexibility, concern, care and individualization of the children is outstanding! They are more than a provider of care. They are valuable in shaping the lives of our children and they take that seriously. Thank You! Read More »

The Mowen Family

The Bartos Child and Family center is hands-down the BEST childcare center in Shippensburg. Arguably, the BEST in all of south-central PA! First off, Mary Poppins runs the toddler rooms. Perhaps not Mary Poppins herself, but an individual that matches her in patience, care, and a … Read More »


It’s hard to be a working mom and trust others to care for your child on a daily basis.  What makes it easier for me, is knowing that when I drop my son off at the Bartos Child and Family Center, he is in a safe and nurturing environment where his physical, emotional, and educati … Read More »

Sarah & Lance

I cried with relief when we heard Sophie was accepted into the Bartos Child & Family Center. That was nearly four years ago. Every day since then we have been so grateful to have such wonderful people in our lives. The work you do is so important, so valuable to society, to f … Read More »

LeChez & Andy

We really appreciate everything you’ve done to help our family. We are pleased with the education Yasmene has received for the last 2 and a half years. She will be well prepared for kindergarten. My husband and I were very excited to see the diversity holiday display and hear abo … Read More »