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Western Learning Center (WLC), a program of Diversified Community Services, has been a leader in early childhood education since 1970. Located in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia, WLC is a 3-STAR child care facility, accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

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HIPPY is a groundbreaking preschool program that partners with parents to prepare their children for success in school, particularly those most at risk because of poverty. President Clinton talks about how Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton brought the HIPPY program to Arkansas 30 years ago.

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