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The New Haven YMCA Youth Center provides child care, recreation and learning opportunities for youth from age 3 to 23. We offer a full day NAEYC accredited preschool program for 3 and 4-year-olds; an afterschool care program for children between 5-12; and for our older youth, we offer a walk-in program for recreation, open basketball, and support.

Learn more about the New Haven YMCA Youth Center and how to participate.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday: 7:30 am–6:00 pm

Address & Phone:

50 Howe Street
New Haven, CT 06511
P 203 776 9622
F 203 787 0804
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Y Virtual Tutoring Support

The Y Virtual Tutoring Support program has a goal to alleviate the stress on families who are now challenged with providing  educational instruction to their children. The program will offer one-on-one support with school assignments for youth in grades k-8. Our qualified child care professionals and staff will use their school age youth experience to help your child complete school assignments. One-on-one and group sessions with classmates will be available based on the needs of our participants.

When: 2020-2021 School Year

Time: Varies by appointment

Fees: Individual: $35 per session / Group: $25 per session / Virtual Tutoring Support packages are available upon request for discounted rates

Location: Virtual Windows Teams

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Early Learning Preschool Program

Our child care programs allow parents to answer the inevitable questions: Where can my child be safe and learn what they need to know to be prepared for school, and for life? The New Haven YMCA Youth Center provides a full day NAEYC accredited Preschool program for 3-5 year-olds all year. We are proud to be helping youngsters gain self-confidence and social skills while developing positive attitudes about school and learning!

All the forms and information you’ll need is right here. Click on any item from the listing below to get started!

Preschool Forms:

2020-2021 CCC YMCA Preschool Registration Forms

CCCY Early Learning Parent Handbook – NHYYC


Care 4 Kids helps low to moderate income families in Connecticut pay for child care costs. This program is sponsored by the State of Connecticut’s Department of Social Services (also called DSS).