INFANTS & TODDLERS
Y KIDS CLUB
Safety, Quality & Experience Matter
The Y is America’s largest nonprofit child care provider, serving over 500,000 children every day. In the Mansfield / Richland County area, we have 4 convenient locations. We know that when your child is well-cared for, it’s possible for you to work, study or just take the time you need to focus on yourself.
INFANT & TODDLER CARE
Infants: 6 weeks - 18 months |
Toddlers: 18 months - 36 months
Our infant and toddler care programs are designed to enrich the developmental skills of your young one. Our caregivers are highly skilled and trained to provide your child with a loving, responsive environment. As infants move from “tummy time” into the toddler stage, they’ll receive plenty of opportunities to explore their environments, learn problem-solving skills, how to interact with others and learn concepts through first-hand experiences.
Find infant and toddler care the following locations:
PRESCHOOL & EARLY LEARNING
Comprehensive Preschool: Ages 3-5 years
Our star-rated, Step Up To Quality preschool program is designed to prepare children for Kindergarten. Students will begin to follow classroom instruction, recognize common words and letter sounds, count by 10's and develop basic writing skills through our Active Learning curriculum. This is also where we introduce the students to our Spanish Enrichment program, which teaches colors, numbers and basic everyday words.
Find Preschool and early learning at the following locations:
THE Y KIDS CLUB
Before & After School |
Summer Enrichment Program | Ages 5-12 years
The Y’s Before & After School program provides youth with a safe place to go before and after school. More importantly, its programming helps youth realize who they are and what they can achieve.The Kids Club program supports academic achievement, fosters health and wellness, and instills positive social-emotional skills through literacy and reading, nutrition, education, character development, and exercise.
Y Kids Club is offered in five locations -- Carpenter Child Care for Mansfield students and Eastern, Central, and Western Elementary Schools for Lexington students, and Shelby Elementary Schools for Shelby students.
Kids Club is provided in the Mansfield, Lexington, and Shelby school districts.
☆ Open when your school has two-hour delays, snow days or canceled school breaks.
☆ Fun, engaging curriculum with homework assistance and required physical activity.
☆ FREE YMCA membership for each kid enrolled and discounted family memberships.
☆ Financial assistance available for families who qualify.