Child Care

child-careLive "Y"ers, (2 and 3 years old)

Live Y’ers is a bridging program to get your child ready for preschool. Designed like a play group, Live Y’ers follows a basic, introductory curriculum and fosters positive interactions between children and adults. We emphasize socialization, listening skills, and sharing. Children enjoy arts and crafts, songs, stories, games, and group play. Children do not have to be fully potty trained, but should be working towards it. Classes meet twice a week for three hours a day. Lunch is served. Class sizes are limited.

Class times for the 2017-2018 school year

Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 9:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00am-12:00pm

Live Y'ers Brochure


Preschool and Prekindergarten (3 to 5 years old)

A September through May pre-school program designed to encourage growth and stimulate learning. Our center-based creative curriculum encourages independent exploration, and works on monthly themes including; apples, pumpkins, holidays, 5 senses, numbers and letters. The children participate in gym class each day they are here and receive structured swim lessons twice a week. We also go on field trips once a month depending on the weather. Classes meet 2, 3, or 5 days per week for 4 hours per day. Children must be between the ages of 3 to 5 years old and 100% POTTY TRAINED. Lunch is served. Class sizes are limited.

Class times for the 2017-2018 school year

FIVE DAYS PER WEEK OPTIONS
Full Day M-F  *DAY CARE: Before/After Care Included*
5 Hour Program M-F: 9:15am-2:15pm*
4 Hour Program M-F: 9:00am-1:00pm

THREE DAYS PER WEEK OPTIONS
3 Day 5 Hour Program M,W,F: 9:00am-2:00pm*  or 9:30am-2:30pm
3 Day 4 Hour Program M,W,F: 9:45am-1:45pm

TWO DAYS PER WEEK OPTIONS
2 Day 5 Hour Program Tu,Th: 9:00am-2:00pm  9:30am-2:30am
2 Day 4 Hour Program Tu,Th: 9:45am-1:45pm

Preschool Brochure

*Indicates section is for children entering Kindergarten in September 2018
*Before and aftercare is available at an additional hourly fee*

INFANTS THROUGH PRE-K

Learn Today
Lead Tomorrow

Day Care (6 weeks to 5 years old)
The Y's state licensed Day Care is open to serve the community's need for quality childcare. The program is for children  from ages 6 weeks through 5 years old and is designed to meet the child's needs socially, emotionally, physically, and intellectually with age appropriate activities. For those children who are 3 years old and 100% potty trained, we offer structured swim lessons during the morning hours twice a week. The YMCA's well trained staff provides the best possible care in a warm and loving atmosphere. We are part of the Keystone Stars program to provide nothing but the highest standards.

YMCA Day Care Brochure


Financial assistance is available for those in need for any of the child care programs except drop in babysitting.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FORM
For more information please call: Jennifer Brennan
Child Care Director
823-2191 ext. 5041
jennifer.brennan@wbymca.org

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