Category Archive: Child Care

Child Care

As Canada’s largest child care provider, we always hear from parents that they want somewhere their child will be safe and well-cared for, where they’ll have fun and learn new things, and most importantly, somewhere they’ll look forward to going to every day. In other words, a home away from home. And that’s what you’ll [...]

School Break Days

School Break Days School break days at the Y provide a fun environment for children aged 5 - 12 while school is out. Activities include games, crafts, swimming, and many others! Runs 8:30 am - 5:30 pm. If your child requires extended care (being dropped off between 7:30 & 8:30 am), this is an option [...]

Before & After School Program

Before & After School Program The YMCA of Brandon, in conjunction with the Brandon School Division and the United Way, offers a Before & After School care program at 16 schools. Students are provided with a range of activities directly in the school. YMCA staff cares for school-aged children before the school day from 7:30 [...]

Child Care Centres

The YMCA is the largest provider of Child Care in Canada. Serving Our Community The YMCA of Brandon has provided over 130 years of service to the community. Over the years, the Y has learned to adapt to the changing dynamics of family, school, and gender roles in the world that impact how we work […]

Child Minding Services

Child Minding  The YMCA offers Child Minding for ages 3 months to 12 years of age while parents or guardians are using the YMCA facility. In the Dood Cristall Family YMCA, our child minding room is located next to the play structure. Child Minding Rates Child Minding drop-in rates are $7.00 per child each visit. [...]