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YMCA Calgary Child Care Centres

YMCA Calgary operates licensed child care centres in five of our YMCA Health & Wellness Facilities plus our stand-alone centre located in the community of Quarry Park. Scroll down for locations and details
Our professional, certified and experienced Early Childhood Educators support young children to belong, grow and thrive in warm and welcoming spaces designed to keep them safe while sparking curiosity and healthy child development.
Children have daily opportunities to participate in indoor and outdoor play-based learning activities which are grounded in personal discovery and fun. Designed to help each child become an engaged, enthusiastic life-long learner, our curriculum also supports kindergarten readiness.

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Monthly Fees



YMCA Calgary is committed to helping our city’s children be healthier and more connected so they can reach their full potential.
We offer:
  • Professional, certified and experienced Early Childhood Educators
  • Quality programs and experiences guided by our core values of honesty, caring, respect and responsibility
  • Complimentary YMCA Child Care memberships which provide advance registration periods and fee discounts for YMCA Health and Wellness programs, including swim lessons
  • Opportunities for families to engage with YMCA Calgary beyond child care
  • Professional development opportunities for staff; including an annual Child Care PD Day
  • A dedicated leadership team for all YMCA Calgary early years programs and services
  • A financial assistance program for those who wish to register for membership, programs, or camps, but are not able to afford the full registration fee

Please note – Current operations have been adapted to meet COVID-19 health guidelines with YMCA Calgary also implementing additional measures to support the safety and wellbeing of all. Once it is safe to do so, YMCA Calgary will reintroduce programming that has been on hold; including use of YMCA facilities, fieldtrips and guest presenters.


For more information:

Download the Information Handbook  
General Inquiries: childcare@ymcacalgary.org
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2021 Monthly Fees (effective April 1, 2021)

Part-time care is currently unavailable. Financial support is available to eligible families through the Alberta Childcare Subsidy program as well as YMCA Calgary’s internal financial assistance program.

Centre Infants (12-18mo) Toddler (19-35mo) Kinder (3-6yr)
Remington YMCA $1,360 $1,120 $1,060
Saddletowne YMCA n/a $1,120 $1,060
Seton YMCA $1,360 $1,120 $1,060
Shane Homes at Rocky Ridge $1,360 $1,120 $1,060
Shawnessy YMCA n/a $1,120 $1,060
Quarry Park – incl. snacks and lunch $1,575 $1,330 $1,265

Our Child Care Centres

All centres operate Monday to Friday | 7:00am – 6:00pm | Closed Statutory Holidays

South Calgary:

Quarry Park Child Development Centre
10702 – 18 Street SE

T 403-351-6689

Administrator: Kathleen Bursey

E: kathleen.bursey@calgary.ymca.ca

ECCO Child Development Centre 
108 Quarry Park Road SE

T 403-351-8287

Director: Sabrina Norton

E sabrina.norton@calgary.ymca.ca

About Childcare Sponsor: ECCO Recycling


ECCO Recycling is proud to support YMCA Calgary as the naming sponsor of the ECCO Child Development Centre in the Remington YMCA at Quarry Park. YMCA Calgary child care centre’s provides opportunities for all children to access quality experiences in a caring and nurturing environment. With the support of YMCA caregivers, children practice behaviours in a play based environment which support social skill development, emotional competence and community engagement.

Throughout its business activities, ECCO Recycling’s overarching goal is to protect the environment by diverting waste and converting it into re-usable commercial and industrial products. As a leader in green business solutions, it is important to ECCO recycling that they give back to both the environment as well as Calgary communities.

For more information about ECCO Recycling & Energy Corporation please click here. http://www.eccorecycling.com/

Seton YMCA Child Development Centre

4995 Market Street SE

T 587-392-5590

Director: Trisha Skinner

E trisha.skinner@calgary.ymca.ca

Shawnessy YMCA 

333 Shawville Blvd SE

T 403-254-3211

Director: Sheina Mark

E sheina.mark@calgary.ymca.ca

  • Currently open modified operating hours of 7:30am – 5:30pm

North Calgary:

Shane Homes YMCA at Rocky Ridge

11300 Rocky Ridge Rd. NW

T 403-351-6744

Director: Amaka Amadike

E nwamaka.amadike@calgary.ymca.ca

Saddletowne YMCA

180 – 7555 Falconridge Blvd NE

T 403-537-2722

Director: Emilia El Atrach

E emilia.elatrach@calgary.ymca.ca