YMCA Early Learning Center

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State Licensed Early Childcare

The YMCA of Central Ohio proudly offers full-day infant-through-preschool child care at three Educare Centers in Columbus. Our Educare Centers have a FIVE STAR Step Up To Quality rating, are licensed by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, and are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Children in our Educare programs are cared for in a warm, caring and safe environment. Staff are well trained in early childhood education and follow age-appropriate lesson plans that are designed to stimulate childrens' minds as well as provide a fun and creative day for your child.


Program Description

The YMCA provides full day Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Pre-K programming. Our hours are 7am-6pm. We are located inside the Franklin County Developmental Disabilities (FCDD) building on Johnstown Road. We have been at this location since June 2006. We are NAEYC Accredited and have a FIVE-STAR Step Up To Quality rating.

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