Nothing is more important to us than the safety of your children and our staff.
Safety measures in all our child care centres and programs include:
While YMCA Before & After School programs are closed, free emergency child care will be available to school-age children of eligible essential service workers. To see if you qualify for this emergency service, please refer to the province's list of eligible individuals.
Registration is available through your municipality.
YMCA Child Care Guidelines for COVID-19 are approved by the Ministry of Education Child Care and Early Years Licensing Branch and local Public Health units, and follow the most current recommendations provided by the Ministry of Health. All YMCA child care staff are trained to implement measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.Go To Ministry Or Education’s Child Care Re-Opening Document
“We have an extra staff member just to disinfect the toys and blankets.” YMCA Early Childhood Educator Denise Shepherd gave Toronto Life an inside look at our new health and safety standards.Read The Article