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Early Learning Center 

In YMCA Early Learning programs, children will learn in a nurturing environment. With highly trained teachers and staff, our premier child care centers cater to parents that value their children's education. Our goal is to provide a safe, nurturing, and enriching environment for young children to learn, thrive, and grow.  

Our programs are designed to meet the developmental needs of young children ages six weeks to five years. We provide experiences that enhance and enrich each child’s cognitive, language, social emotional, physical and creative development. Each class is designed to foster each child’s ability to develop a positive self-concept through a balance of self-directed activities and teacher-assisted activities. Opportunities for solitary play, as well as group activities are provided.

Child Care for School Age Children is available through our Y Before and After School Enrichment programs, as well as, our Summer Day Camp Program.


  •     Quality Education Program in a nurturing environment
  •     Nutritious meals provided


  •     Infant ( Approx. Six weeks - 18 months ) : $250/week
  •     Toddler ( Approx. 18 months - 3 years old ) : $225/week
  •     Preschool ( Approx. 3 - 5 years old ) : $210/week
  •     Members will receive a rate reduction of $20/week

The above rates are for full time child care; part-time, all day child care is offered based on availability. Those who cannot afford the above rates are encouraged to apply for child care assistance through the County Department of Jobs & Family Services, YMCA Financial Assistance is also available.


Atrium Family YMCA Early Learning Center - Open, Accepting Waitlist Additions
Ages 6 weeks to 12 years

YMCA Early Learning Center @ Booker T. Washington Community Center - Currently Closed, Accepting Enrollments
Ages 3-5 years

YMCA Early Learning Center @ Butler Tech - Open, Accepting Enrollments
Ages 18 months to 5 years old

YMCA Early Learning Center @ St. Peter in Chains - Currently Closed, Accepting Enrollments
Ages 3-5 years

YMCA Early Learning Center @ MUM - Currently Closed, Accepting Enrollments
Ages 18 months-5 years


Early Learning Center Handbook

Questions? Please email us! Early Learning Center Inquiries 




Mission Statement

The mission of the Great Miami Valley YMCA is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for ALL.

The YMCA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.
Our tax identification number is 31-0536719.