Why Use Ark?

Why Use Ark?

Ark is licensed to care for children six weeks to six years old. No emergency request is ever denied…

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Sometimes Life is Hard

Sometimes Life is Hard

Ark Crisis Child Care Center Can Help. Our mission is to keep children safe and strengthen families in stress.

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Keeping Children Safe

Join Ark in reaching our goal to keep more children safe from abuse or neglect in 2015!

Ark offers:

  • Free, short-term child care for kids age 6 weeks to 6 years whose families are in crisis
  • Ark’s free care is offered Monday-Friday, year-round
  • Opportunities for donors, service groups and corporations to partner with Ark in a variety of ways to keep children safe

Click here to learn how you can help Ark keep children safe from abuse or neglect.

Ark Invites You To…

Did You Know?

  • Cared for 1,477 children in 2014
  • Provided 34,846 hours of care in 2014
  • Served 14,428 free meals in 2014
  • Had a waiting list of 2,857 children in 2014

Save the Dates!

April 11th, 2015- Magical Fairy Tale Ball

Evansville Country Club, 5pm-8pm

Dress as your favorite fairy tale character or in your Sunday best and enjoy dinner, dancing, crafts, story time and meet your favorite Princesses and Storybook Characters! Have your picture taken with Cinderella, Elsa & Anna, Snow White, Rapunzel, Belle, Prince Charming and many others. Fun for children and adults. This event sells out every year, so get your tickets now!

Presented by Cold Stone Creamery & Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory.

March 19th, 2015- Diaper Drive at Chuckles

Join Chuckles Convenience Stores at a live radio remote and donate to the Chuckles Diaper Drive Fund. Diapers benefit children throughout the community. 3-5 p.m. on Highway 41 at Virginia and Fares.

April 18th, 2015- Rotaract’s 2nd Annual Fiesta Night

Ole’! Enjoy dancing, drinks, food, a silent auction and lots of fun at Fiesta Night to benefit Rotaract’s Signature Playground Renovation project at Ark. Tickets available at the door- 6 p.m. Kirby’s Fine Dining.

August 3rd, 2015- 2nd Annual Bob’s Gym Golf Scramble to benefit Ark Crisis Child Care Center

Enjoy an afternoon of golf on the beautiful Evansville Country Club course. Enjoy lunch, on-course games and much more! Contact Schiff Air Conditioning for more information.

August 20th, 2015 – Keep [...]

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Keep the Ark Afloat Dinner and Auction

Ark’s 14th Annual Dinner will be held August 20, 2015! Click to learn more.

Fairy Tale Ball

This family-friendly event will encourage boys and girls to feel like princesses and princes for the day!