The Growing Place is an educational childcare facility operated by First United Methodist Church of Richmond, Kentucky.

We provide care and education for children from age 6 weeks through Kindergarten from 7:30 AM until 5:30 PM Monday through Friday (except holidays).

The state of Kentucky his licensed The Growing Place as a Type I 3-star program. More information about state licensing and the STARS for Kids Now rating can be found at the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services website.

Mission Statement

The mission of The Growing Place, a Christian-based, educational outreach ministry of the Richmond First United Methodist Church, is to serve our children and families by showing them God’s love and giving them a safe, nurturing environment in which to grow and develop spiritually, emotionally, mentally, physically, and socially.