ELC Gungahlin

The YMCA Gungahlin Early Learning Centre  is a purpose built facility designed to meet the ACT Childcare Services Standards. ELC Gungahlin opened for business in November 2014. The centre is dedicated to early education and care for children aged 6 weeks to school age.

The Early Learning Years Framework is implemented to complement our service Philosophy and create an environment where everyone feels welcome and has a sense of ownership and belonging. The centre caters for up to 90 children.

Opening Hours: 7.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday (closed on Public Holidays)

Location:  94 Swain Street, Gungahlin, ACT

The YMCA firmly believes that greater educator to child ratios provide the best learning environment for our children and the best teaching environment for our educators. For this reason we keep our room ratios as follows;

RoomStaff: Child RatioTotal Children in Room
1 x Babies 1:48
1 x Tiny Tots1:48
1 x Toddler1:5 10
1 x Junior Preschool1:1122
1 x Preschool1:1122

Waiting List
If you would like to go on our waiting list for a place at a YMCA Early Learning Centre please visit our Enrolment Process page.

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