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We’re Open! See you Tuesday, January 4th.

Welcome back! Next Door will be open for in person learning on Tuesday, January 4th. See you then.

Developing healthy eating habits – right from the start!

Looking for a healthy snack kids will love?
We have one that’s kid-tested and kid-approved.

In the News: Neighborhood News Service

You don’t see this often.
Someone like Jeremy Walton in an early childhood classroom.
See why he’s making news.

Next Door 50th Anniversary Commemorative Book

In 2019, Next Door marked 50 years of serving the Milwaukee community. As part of the celebration of the milestone year, Next Door produced a 50th Anniversary commemorative book to share with the community.

Bringing the Nation’s Best Practices to Next Door

The opening of Educare Milwaukee at Next Door came in 2005, marking a pivotal part of the agency’s evolution into a leading provider of high quality early childhood education for Milwaukee families.

Next Door Alumnus Pepi Randolph

Pepi Randolph was 10-years-old when he started attending Next Door at its old location at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Today, he’s 58, married with three sons and a successful businessman.

Holiday Gift Giving at Next Door

Next Door’s Holiday Gift Giving program ensures all Next Door children receive presents during this special time of the year. In this story, you’ll hear from one of our generous donors – a couple who has contributed gifts for the past five years.

Next Step Clinic Opens at Next Door

The Next Step Clinic opened in late October to address the mental health and developmental needs of Milwaukee’s underserved children and families. Clinic staff say it has become an extremely welcome resource for the families being served.

Ma. Pa: A Next Door PBST teacher success

Next Door teachers have played a significant role in advancing the agency’s mission over the past 50 years. Today, they include Ms. Pa, who has excelled with special training for our teachers on handling student behavior issues in the classroom.

Celebrating Next Door’s 45th Anniversary

As we celebrate Next Door’s 50th Anniversary in 2019, we’re taking a look back at other anniversary celebrations over the years. We hope you enjoy the memories!