Ensuring a Brighter Future
With the demands on today’s families and an increased focus on early brain development, families need all the support they can get to nurture the potential of youth. Each day, parents of more than 1,000 children turn to the Greater Burlington Y for high quality, state and nationally-accredited child care.
Our programs—spread across four counties—offer a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn new skills, develop healthy and trusting relationships, and to build self-reliance through the Y values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.
Before & Afterschool Programs
15 Locations, 4 Counties
A safe and enriching environment for kids to spend their out-of-school hours with positive role models. Flexible enrollment options available.
Fun & Learning
A partnership with several local schools to bring exciting opportunities for learning after the final bell rings!
School Vacation & Speciality Camps
Multi-Location Day Camps
Kids on vacation, but you are working? The Y offers creative, engaging and fun camps to keep you child busy during school vacations.
Burlington Infant & Toddler Care
Ages: 8 weeks - 3 years
Offered at two downtown locations in Burlington, these programs offer the very youngest the best start possible during their first years.
Burlington Preschool Programs
Ages: 2 - 5 years
Our Burlington preschool program fosters healthy development through educational experiences and positive relationships.
Drop-In Child Care While You Work Out
Ages 6 weeks - 10 years
Your child is safe and having fun while you work out. Free service for members. Available 8am-2pm, Monday-Saturday. (Closed for summer)
St. Albans Child Care
Ages: 12 months - 5 years
Providing a play-based, hands-on learning environment with a Head Start program available in the 1 & 2 year old classrooms.
UVM Medical Center Child Care
Ages: 8 weeks - 5 years
A Y early childhood program for UVM Medical Center employees that is located in Winooski and enjoys a 20+ year history.