YMCA of Greater Saint John

Childcare Services

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Record #: HDC0892 Last Modified: 29 Aug 2014 Last Full Update: 29 Aug 2014
Contact Information
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Mailing Addressc/o YMCA of Greater Saint John 
130 Broadview Ave 
Saint John, NB E2L 5C5
Office Phone506-646-2106 (YMCA Childcare Department) 
506-634-4942 (Afterschool) 
506-693-9622 (YMCA Office)
Crisis Phone506-635-5437 (Parent's Info Line)
Primary ContactJanet Towers, Manager Early Learning Centre, Saint John YMCA; Phone: 506-646-2106; Email: j.towers@saintjohny.com
Alternate ContactElaine MacDonald, Executive Assistant, Saint John YMCA; Phone: 506-634-4937; Email: e.macdonald@saintjohny.com
Description & Services
Description of service(s)All YMCA child care facilities are licensed by the New Brunswick Department of Social Development (formerly Family and Community Services). 
Licensed childcare provided for children ages 2-5 years in two locations. Children have access to outdoor and gymnasium activities. All our caregivers have an Early Childcare Education. 
Location: West Saint John, Contact: Krystle Hanson, 506-646-2111 
Location: Uptown Saint Saint John, Contact: Susan Hachey, 506-646-2384 
Location: Millidgeville, Contact: Jocelyn Smith, 506-632-6157 
Location: Early Learning Centre, South End, Contact: Margot Ringuette, 506-634-4189 
Time: 7:30am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday 
Locations: Forest Glen Community Centre, Rothesay, Lakewood Heights, Millidgeville Community Centre, Q-Plex, Hampton, Barnhill and Saint John Y. 
Time: 1:30pm-6:00pm, Monday to Friday 
Contact: Janet Towers, 506-646-2106 
The Saint John YMCA provides programs for children during the school professional development days and also on snow days. This service is also available to children not registered in the 'Y' After-School Program. 
Location: Prince Edward Square, Millidgeville Community Centre, Forest Glen Community Centre, Barnhill Memorial Middle School and Q-Plex (School District 6) 
Time: 7:30am to 6:00pm 
Contact: Janet Towers, 646-2106 
Kids Line - parent information line for storm days and important information: 506-635-5437 
HoursDaycare Hours: 7:30am - 5:30pm - both sites; After-School Care: Mon-Fri 1:30pm - 6:00pm  
See above description for specific program hours.
Areas ServedGrand Bay - Westfield ; Hampton ; Quispamsis ; Rothesay ; St John County
EligibilityAges: 2 year(s) - 12 year(s) 
Childcare: 2 years to 5 years 
After-School: 5 years (must be in Kindergarten) to 12 years.
ApplicationFor more information or to enroll your child, please call the YMCA Childcare Department at 506-693-9622 and request to speak with the Childcare Director for the program in which you are interested.
FeesMembership ; Program ; See our website for most current fees. 
* Fee assistance available for Families with financial barriers. ; assistance is provided by Canadian Mental Health Association.
Location information
Located In CommunitySAINT JOHN, City of
Other Details
Service Level(51) Registered Charity ; (80) United Way
SubjectsChild care ; Children
Broader TermsAge groups