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About Us

Kids in the Village is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) child care center that was formed to enhance the quality of childcare in the communities of Elk Horn, Kimballton, and Exira, Iowa,  and surrounding areas.  The Center will operate in accordance with the child care licensing laws of Iowa (237A) and will endeavor to provide quality child care programs for a variety of clients. 


The childcare services to be provided by Kids in the Village are intended to serve the needs of children in the communities of Elk Horn, Kimballton, and Exira, Iowa, and the surrounding areas.  The services will include childcare services, before and after school care, and other educational services benefiting children in the identified communities.

Daycare Center

Fees and Payments

Fee policies are reviewed by the KITV Board quarterly.

Please contact us for the updated schedule.

Tel: 712-764-5488


Kids in the Village does accept the Iowa Department Child Care Certificate and the Promise Jobs Agreement, which allows for reduced rates when income eligibility is determined.  Special needs children may qualify for child care assistance through the Department of Human Services.  Information to determine such eligibility is available from the director.  Please inquire if you feel you may qualify.



Kids in Daycare

Hours of Operation

Director:  Heidi Johnson

On-site Supervisor:  Melanie Cox


Hours of operation:

7:00 am to 5:30 pm

Monday through Friday.


There are seven holidays that the center will be closed:

New Year’s Day

Memorial Day

Fourth of July

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Day following Thanksgiving

Christmas Day


If the Center needs to be closed for any other reason, parents will be given adequate notice so other arrangements may be made.

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