Next Door - Home of Educare


Welcome to Next Door!

2545 N. 29th Street 3782 N. 12th Street 2463 N. Buffum Street  May 2014!  5310 W. Capitol Drive


We will work with families on their preferred location according to needs. Our targeted service areas are:

North Boundary: Silver Spring Dr., South Boundary: North Ave., East Boundary: Milwaukee River, West Boundary: 76th St. (Click to view map)


NEW! 2014-15 Enrollment Information Here - APRIL 2014 ENROLLMENT EVENTS

Next Door Programs:

Next Door offers programs for  families with children age birth to 5, including pre-natal services for expecting mothers.

Program Options include: Home-based, Part-Day, Full-Day, Before & After School and Family Support programs including:  Fatherhood Enrichment, Books for Kids and Adult Education. Enroll in one of Next Door Early Childhood Education programs now!

Enrollment Site Information

Main Address: 2545 N. 29th St. Milwaukee, WI 53210

Phone: (414) 562-2929

Campus Visits

Parents are always welcome to visit any of our Next Door locations. Please contact the Enrollment Department at (414) 562-2929.

Walk-Ins are also welcome Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Please bring age and income documents.



To apply for Early Head Start, Head Start or Next Door ‘s MPS Charter School,  parents need to complete an Enrollment Pre – Application.

Program Options

Home Visitation Programs

  • Prenatal Services
  • Birth to age 3
  • Ages 3  to 4




Center-based Programs

  • Part Day Head Start: age 3
  • Full Day Head Start age 4

Programs that are Full Day, Full Year Requires Child Care Subsidy:

  • Early Head Start: ages 6 weeks - 2 years
  • Head Start: ages 3 to 4

What to Bring

Items needed to determine eligibility

Proof of Age (Birth Certificate, Immunization Record)

Proof of Income (W-2, Pay Stubs, Public Assistance, Day Care Authorization etc.)

Completed Pre-Application

*Note: Kindergarten applicants must be 3 years old by September 1


Next Door | 2545 N. 29th Street | Milwaukee, WI 53210 | (414) 562-2929

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