YMCA of Greater Saint John

Childcare Services

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Record #: HDC0892 Last Modified: 20 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 20 Mar 2015
Contact Information
Office Phone506-693-9057 (YMCA Childcare Department) 
506-634-4942 (Afterschool) 
506-693-9622 (YMCA Office)
Crisis Phone506-635-5437 (Parent's Info Line)
Primary ContactSheila Gaudet, Child Care and Program Manager, Saint John YMCA; Phone: 506-693-9057; Email: s.gaudet@saintjohny.com
Alternate ContactNicole Vair, Communications Coordinator, Saint John YMCA; Phone: 506-634-4852; Email: hello@saintjohny.com
Volunteer CoordinatorJennifer Galbraith, Volunteer and Rainbows Coordinator; Phone: 506-646-2116; Fax: 506-634-0783; Email: j.galbraith@saintjohny.com
Mailing Addressc/o YMCA of Greater Saint John 
130 Broadview Ave 
Saint John, NB E2L 5C5
AccessibilityFully Accessible
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: Katrina Thompson, 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: Janet Towers, 506-646-2106 
Time: 7:30am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday 
Locations: Forest Glen Community Centre, Rothesay Elementary, Lakewood Heights, Millidgeville Community Centre, Q-Plex, Hampton, Barnhill, Early Learning Centre and Saint John Y. 
Time: 1:30pm-6:00pm, Monday to Friday 
Contact: Sheila Gaudet 506-693-9057 
The Saint John YMCA provides programs for children during 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:While full day programming is available to all after school locations the programming will be held in 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: Sheila Gaudet 506-693-9057 
Kids Line - parent information line for storm days and important information: 506-635-5437 
HoursChild Care Hours: 7:30am - 5:30pm ; 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