Program and facility notices
Please be advised of the following program closures today (January 17, 2017):
- Shelburne Primrose YMCA Centre Before and After School program due to inclement weather
- Limehouse YMCA Centre Before and After School program due to inclement weather
- Whitby St. Marguerite D'Youville YMCA Centre Nursery School program due to a heating issue. A make-up date of June 27th will be offered
March Break Camp registration now open
YMCA March Break Child Care locations are licensed, regulated programs that are conveniently located in community schools for children aged 4 to 12 years old during the March school break – March 13th to 17th.
Led by Registered Early Childhood Educators, these programs offer indoor and outdoor activities where kids will develop and learn new skills, stay active, and have fun through arts and crafts, group games, and more.
Child Care at the YMCA: a place to learn and grow
The YMCA is the largest not-for-profit child care provider in Canada. With more than 40 years of experience and over 280 licensed programs throughout the Greater Toronto Area, the Y offers high-quality child care programs for infants, toddlers, preschool and school aged children.
Our highly trained Registered Early Childhood Educators partner with parents to support each child’s development and provide families with the security of knowing their child is in a safe and nurturing environment during these formative years.
Choose from programs that provide a solid foundation for learning
- Infant Program (6 weeks to 18 months)
- Toddler Program (18 months to 30 months)
- Preschool Program (30 months to 3.8 Years)
- Nursery School Program (30 months to 3.8 years)
- Quality program curricula focused on providing a strong foundation for learning - Playing to Learn™ (0-6 years)
- Before and After School
- Quality program curricula focused on providing a strong foundation for learning - Playing to Learn™ (4-5 years) and A Place to Connect™ (6-12 years)
- Ontario Early Years
- Play ON
- Durham Supervised Access Program
- Family and Community Action Program
- Student Nutrition Program
New YMCA Child Care locations and programs opening soon
Now Accepting Registrations! Click the links below for details.
Child Care Centre’s Now Open
- Bowmanville John M James YMCA Centre – Register now for preschool (2.5 – 4 years) openings
- Orangeville St. Peter YMCA Centre – Register now for toddler (1.5 – 2.5 years) and preschool (2.5 – 4 years) openings
February/March 2017: Infant, Toddler and Preschool Child Care
Summer Day Camp registration coming January 2017
Early bird registration will open January 30th, 2017.