YMCA Child Care supports the healthy growth and development of children and promotes a lifelong appreciation for learning and skills development. Our YMCA Playing to Learn curriculum prepares our youngest children for academic success in the areas of language and literacy, math, science and technology and the arts. Our before and after school programs provide school-age children with a safe, supervised and active experience that fosters social skills and develops a sense of community.
Toddler and Preschool Child Care (1.5 to 5 years)
YMCA Child Care Centres operate Monday to Friday from 7:00 am until 6:00 pm, year-round. Choose full-day, half-day, alternate JK or SK or nursery school programs. Kindergarten programs are designed for youngsters attending kindergarten and needing care beyond school hours. Nursery programs have been created for children not yet attending school. Programs are 2.5 hours long. Nutritious meals and snacks are provided.
Before and After School programs (3.8 to 12 years)
Before and After School programs operate before school from 7:00 am until school starts and after school until 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday, September to June. Nutritious snacks are offered before and after school.
P.A. Day and Holiday programs (3.8 to 12 years)
Full-day child care is provided for school-age children on school board P.A. days and school holiday breaks such as Christmas, March Break and Easter that feature action-packed trips and fun-filled theme days.