Locations & Phone:


Larson Center
81 Woodlawn Circle
East Hartford, CT 06108

YMCA Child Care Center
70A Canterbury Street 
East Hartford, CT 06118



Fees are determined on a sliding scale based on income. Funded slots are available at all locations.

We offer Financial Assistance and accept Care 4 Kids.



Larson Center Preschool:
Monday-Friday 7am-6pm

YMCA Child Care Center-Preschool:
Monday-Friday 7am-6pm


East Hartford Preschool Info:

We serve children ages 3 to 5 years old.

We include full food services, including breakfast, a morning snack, lunch and an afternoon snack.

The YMCA of Greater Hartford uses the Early Learning Development Standards (ELDS) for preschool children set by the Connecticut Department of Education. These standards align with the Common Core, preparing children for kindergarten and life. Preschool programs at the YMCA of Greater Hartford are accredited through NAEYC, The National Association for the Education of Young Children. To learn more about NAEYC, click here.