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Each Y child care location is a place where every experience is a learning experience. Children are cared for in a nurturing environment that provides maximum opportunity for learning and social interaction.

Our educational-based child care program allows children to grow through love and understanding while encouraging confidence and self-esteem. Children are encouraged to learn and develop at their own pace under the guidance of professionally trained staff.

  • 1:3 Ratio
  • Individualized Care
  • Nurturing Environment
  • Small Group Sizes
  • Reading and Socialization
  • Music
  • Weekly Nurse Visits
  • Parent's Always Welcome


  • Nurturing and Loving Staff
  • Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum based on the Creative Curriculum
  • Art
  • Sand and Water Play
  • Literacy Activities
  • Dramatic Play
  • Music
  • Fine and Gross Motor Activities
  • Swimming Lessons (Greenknoll only)
  • Outdoor Play
  • Multicultural Awareness and Activities
  • Small Group Sizes
  • Parent's Always Welcome


  • Swimming
  • Open Most Holidays and School Vacations
  • Transportation to and from Most Area Schools
  • Crafts
  • Homework Assistance
  • Cooking
  • After School Clubs (Bethel)
  • Woodworking
  • Indoor and Outdoor Recreation
  • Multicultural Curriculum
  • Character Development
  • Accredited by NAEYC
  • Accredited by NAA (Bethel)
  • Programs Designed for Children from
    Kindergarten through 7th grade (age 12)
  • Nurturing and Loving Staff
  • Small Group Sizes
  • Active Learning Environment
  • Devlopmentally Appropriate Curriculum
  • Music
  • Art
  • Sand and Water Play
  • Literacy Activities
  • Outdoor Play
  • Weekly Nurse Visits
  • Parent's Always Welcome


  • Educated, Experienced, Knowledgeable, Loving Staff
  • Curriculum based on the State Department of Education Benchmarks
  • Pre-K Learning Environment
  • Development of a Positive Self Esteem
  • Developmental Learning Centers
  • Math, Science Enrichment
  • Literacy Enhancement
  • Music
  • Mission Activities, Community Awareness
  • Swim Lessons
  • School Readiness Financial Assistance Available for Danbury Residents
  • Multicultural Awareness and Activities
  • Small Group Sizes
  • Parent's Always Welcome
  • Child Care is available at our Greenknoll Branch, Boughton Street, and the Grassy Plain Children's Center
  • Click here for driving directions to each location

The Regional YMCA is a community service organization dedicated to building strong kids, strong families, and strong communities through the development of spirit, mind and body. We strive to serve all, regardless of financial or physical need.
We build strong kids, strong families, strong communities.

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The Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut services 19 towns in 2 states.
In Connecticut
- Bethel, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Danbury, Kent, New Fairfield,
New Milford, Newtown, Redding, Ridgefield, Roxbury, Sherman, Warren,
and Washington.
And in New York - Southeast, Carmel, Patterson, and Kent,
Cold Spring, Mahopac, Philipstown, and Village of Brewster

Copyright 1999-2006

Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut
Corporate Offices
Brookfield Commons, Unit B21
Brookfield, CT  06804
(203) 740-3432  Fax (203) 775-8350
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