On the territory of Municipality of Dimitrovgrad are functioning 7 United children centers and 2 daily kindergartens located in 19 buildings. Of them, 14 are in the city, and the other four are in the villages – Dobrich, Gorski Izvor, Yabalkovo, Chernogorovo and 1 in city of Merichleri. All kindergartens are financed by the municipality. In childcare centers each year are grown, educated and taught an average of 1 500 children in ages from 2 to 6 years old.
On 20.11.2009 in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Municipality of Dimitrovgrad with another 12 municipalities in Bulgaria was awarded with the prize "Municipality-friend of the child”, an initiative of UNICEF - Bulgaria in partnership with the State Agency for Child Protection, the National Association of municipalities in Republic of Bulgaria and Association "Parents". In this way the Municipality of Dimitrovgrad entered into the world family of the municipalities – friends of the child.
The children are placed in the center of attention of the local authority, which is responsible for the application and implementation of policies related to their education, health, recreation, games and leisure, transport, family environment, social services, home and infrastructure, justice and protection of crimes. All activities at the local level, directly or indirectly affecting the children, are consistent with their interests. The Municipality strives to create the best conditions for life and development of children, as it significantly improves the educational infrastructure, energy efficiency and facilities, providing the necessary spatiality objects and information environment in the childcare institutions. All kindergartens have well equipped health facilities.
The healthy eating of children is one of the priorities in the policy of the Municipality. Daily children consume healthy food prepared immediately before consumption, in which dominate the fresh fruits and vegetables and dairy products, necessary for the normal growth and development of the child's body.
All childcare facilities of the Municipality implement their pedagogical activities in different educational areas, according to the state educational requirements and standards to ensure access and equal opportunities for pre-school education for all children, regardless of their ethnicity.
In all kindergartens is implemented energy saving measures. Repairs are made to improve the facilities. The boiler installations are gasified, as also is saved alternative fuel - gas oil.