We extend a warm welcome and invite you to pop in; meet our experienced, qualified, friendly teachers and see for yourself the benefits for your children and whanau to learn and grow within the bi-cultural YMCA family.
Your values and beliefs around caring for your children are important to us and we encourage you to share them with us. We invite you to spend time settling your child into the Centre so this can happen.
Our community based childcare and education is available from 0-6 years of age and based on our international YMCA values of Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility which supports our philosophy. To view our Centre Philosophy click here
Our Taniwha group is preparing our 4 year olds for school. Our transition to school programme gives our tamariki a head start with numeracy and literacy as well as developing social skills that will make our children confident learners.
Just call 843 6677 or text the Centre 027 6833443 to find out more.
30 Free Hours for 3 to 5 year olds
Lunch – we provide a healthy lunch daily
Our Pick-up and drop home service operates morning and afternoon.
Fees Fees are $6 per hour with a full time weekly rate of $200. Please ask us about WINZ subsidy forms and the 20 free hours for 3 – 5 year olds.
Scholarships Ask about our special Scholarships available to parents seeking work, volunteering, starting to train for work or in need of respite care. Scholarship application click here
Subsidies are available from Work and Income for childcare hours. WINZ forms are available in the Centre and we will help you to fill them in. For more information on these subsidies phone WINZ on 0800 559 009 or click here.