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The Audubon YMCA offers a complete state licensed early learning center ranked at 3 Stars for Keystone Stars.


The Audubon YMCA Preschool programs are consistent with the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA’s philosophy, which is grounded in a child-entered and holistic approach to early childhood education. This allows us to adjust to the needs of the child with independent classroom exploration and active social time.

What to expect:

  • Library
  • Art
  • Toys & Games
  • Blocks
  • Dramatic Play
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Computers
  • Discovery
  • Sand & Water


6 weeks – 12 months

Infants thrive in a safe, nurturing environment surrounded by experienced care givers.


13-35 months

Teachers and staff support and facilitate child development as toddlers experience their new independence in a stimulating atmosphere.


3-5 years

This program provides a beneficial social experience and good foundation for future education. Experienced teachers and aides utilize child-centered activities to encourage attentive listening skills, pro-social behavior and provide opportunities to increase self-awareness.


K-5th grade

The Audubon YMCA is committed to providing a quality School Age Program that is both fun and safe for children. Our School Age Programs are licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare. In addition, all programs have achieved a STAR rating based on the Pennsylvania Keystone Stars quality assurance program. Each program day, our qualified staff provides creative learning experiences and supervised activities for a child’s development and enjoyment.

Before Care

Before Care is a program designed to promote child development by providing activities in the form of Arts & Crafts, games, fitness, etc.

After Care

Our After Care program offers an opportunity for children to engage in a variety of activities expanding learning beyond what they experience during school hours.

Our Before and After Care programs offer an opportunity for kids to engage in a variety of activities, expanding learning beyond what they experience during school hours. Directed at children in elementary grades and supplemental kindergarten.

  • Trained, Experienced Staff
  • State-Licensed and STAR Rated
  • Planned Curriculum
  • Homework Supervision
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Indoor/Outdoor Recreation
  • Games and Activities

Kindergarten Half-Day Care

Supplement your child’s half day kindergarten program with the Y! Audubon YMCA Kindergarten Half Day Program offers an AM or PM schedule.

School Age Holiday Care

Provides care on the days that your child’s school is closed, including most in-service days, holidays and snow closings. Your child will engage in social and educational activities while having fun.


SACC Registration Packet
CDC & SACC Family Handbook

To register for child care please complete the above forms and bring them to the Welcome Center at the Audubon YMCA.

For more information on our Child Care programs please view the Child Care section of the program guide. The program guide is located under the Downloads section of this page.