Beyond Zen studio is a place of healing, regeneration, and re-energizing. They are located in Toscana Park and has been voted the favorite local place for Yoga by the South Bend Tribune's Readers' Choice two years in a row! The studio is also home to a spa, where visitors can relax during a hot-stone massage. To learn more visit

FTKP will provide Beyond Zen clients $6/hour for the first child and $3/hour for each sibling of care during workout. Must get validation card at drop-off. 2 hours max.

Orangetheory Fitness offers 60-minute workout sessions split into intervals of cardiovascular and strength training with heart rate monitors to track intensity and maximize metabolic burn. Increase energy, get visible results and burn more calories, even after leaving the studio. That's the Orange Effect!


FTKP will provide Orangetheory Granger clients $6/hour for the first child and $3/hour for each sibling of care during workout. Must get validation card at drop-off. 2 hours max.

Childbirth classes will involve dynamic activities, lecture, media, discussion, assigned reading and labor practice. The environment will be welcoming, and questions will be encouraged. The classes taught by Blue Heron Birth Education will not only be beneficial to first-time parents, but those experienced ones as well. Check out for more information.

FTKP will provide Blue Heron Birth Education students $6/hour/child of care during their individualized private class!

Salon/Day Spa Opportunities

Hospital & Medical Groups

Pure Emerald is a full-service Salon and Day Spa dedicated to providing services that promote beauty and wellness in body, mind, heart, and soul. To learn more visit


​FTKP will provide Pure Emerald clients $6/hour for the first child and $3/hour for each sibling of care during your Pure Emerald appointment. Must get validation card at drop-off. 2 hours max.

Lakeland Animal Care... Making pet healthcare easier! Here, it is all about your pet family and YOU. We provide compassionate in-home pet care to our friends in Michiana. We strive for excellence in service and continually look for opportunities to meet the needs of our wonderful community. This is the motivation behind the opening of our Medical & Surgical Center located at 16678 Cleveland Rd in Granger. Follow them on Facebook to learn more: @LAClovesmypet


At CrossFit South Bend we take your training very seriously, whether you are a complete beginner to CrossFit or a competitive athlete, we have a place for you within our gym walls. It is inherently an intermediate program with scaling options that make it suitable for a beginner to thrive, or to bridge the gap to becoming an advanced CrossFit athlete to get into our Competitive Crossfit program. To learn more visit

FTKP will provide CrossFit South Bend clients $6/hour for the first child and $3/hour for each sibling of care during workout. Must get validation card at drop-off. 2 hours max.


Jaclyn Grace is a wonderful family and child photographer, who also photographs businesses in her spare time! Many of the photos on this website have been taken courtesy of Jaclyn Grace. To see more go to:

Shanna Hendrickson is an amazing family and child photographer! Check out her work at: ​ 

Unique Opportunities

If you are using any one of the above services where we offer a discount on childcare, you MUST mention the offer at time of drop-off. We'll then supply you with a Validation Card. After your session/appointment, have the Validation Card signed off on. Give us the Validation Card back at pick-up and you'll get the stated discount above. This Validation Card will be kept in your file for future use. Please note, we hold the right to discontinue offer at any time without notice, along with getting the right to contact stated company for verification. 

Free Time Kids Playcare is always looking for new and exciting Partnerships or Corporate Subsidized childcare relationships! If interested, please contact us.


FTKP works with local hospitals and medical facilities to offer discounts to its employees. The participating facilities are as follows:

Beacon Entities:

Beacon Corporate

Beacon Health Ventures​

Beacon Medical Group​

Elkhart General Hospital​

Memorial Hospital South Bend​

Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

Trinity Health

South Bend Clinic

If you are a current employee at any one of these companies, please check your employee discounts page for the offered discount. Valid ID badges are required for discount.