Childcare Locations

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The Child Care Centres, School-Age Care Programs are licensed by the Ministry of Education. All programs are carefully planned to reflect the needs and interests of the children enrolled at each site. A unique variety of activities are available, including arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor games, science, music, computer time, school readiness, and much more. Your YMCA of Kingston offers quality childcare at 2 YMCA locations and before and after school care at 10 schools through the city.

Wright Crescent Child Care Centre

100 Wright Crescent: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Arbour Heights Child Care Centre

564 Tanner Drive: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am - 5:30 pm Open year round

Licensed School-Age Care Locations (3.8 – 12 years)

We offer before and after school care in 10 local schools and at the YMCA, 100 Wright Crescent.
  • Archbishop O'Sullivan Catholic School
  • Bayridge Public School
  • Ecole Sir John A. Macdonald Public School
  • Ecole Cathedrale Catholique
  • Polson Park Public School
  • Lord Strathcona Public School (St. Paul Catholic School)
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • Sydenham Public School (after school care only)
  • Truedell Public School
  • Winston Churchill Public School
  • YMCA of Kingston, 100 Wright Crescent, serving Ecole Cathedrale Catholique, Rideau Public School and St. Thomas More Catholic School.

Hours and fees vary by location.

For more information on Childcare programming at the YMCA:

Wright Crescent Child Care Centre & Playcare

Jill MacDonald - Manager, Child Care Services

(613) 546-2647, ext. 230.

Arbour Heights Child Care Centre

Amanda Tapscott  - Supervisor

(613) 389-3200.

School-Age Care Programs & Nursery School

Bev Blakely - Supervisor of School-Age Care Programs

(613) 546-2647, ext. 234.