The YWCA of Canberra delivers long day care at two centres in Canberra – Campbell Cottage Child Care Centre and Conder Child Care Centre.
YWCA of Canberra centre based care nurtures and encourages all aspects of your children's individual development. All children are treated equally and respected as individuals. Our centre staff encourage and support children's individual needs to learn and participate at their own pace through positive feedback. Cultural diversity is a significant consideration in the development of programs, with emphasis on children's social, emotional, creative, intellectual and physical development.
Our centres are licensed by the ACT Government and have three-year accreditation status through the National Child Care Accreditation Council.
If your child has special needs the YWCA of Canberra has access to the Commonwealth funded Child Care Support Team to assist with including their needs at our services.
For information about financial assistance for families to assist with the cost of child care, please click here. http://www.dest.gov.au/sectors/early_childhood/default2.htm
Campbell Cottage Child Care Centre provides full-time and part-time care for children from birth to eight years, and is open from 7.45am to 6pm Monday to Friday (51 weeks per year excluding public holidays). Child Care Benefit and Rebate is available to eligible families.
Conder Child Care Centre provides full-time, part-time and occasional care for children from birth to eight years, and is open from 7.45am to 5.45pm Monday to Friday (51 weeks per year excluding public holidays). Child Care Benefit and Rebate is available to eligible families. This program is subsidised for occasional care places by the ACT Department of Education and Training.