Children & Youth Services
The YWCA of WNY offers a range of childcare programs including Extended Day Programs, Drop-in Childcare Services, and an Early Childhood Center.
Summer Camps: The YWCA of WNY Summer Fun Program for children ages 5 – 12 is held at our School House Commons site at 1005 Grant Street, Buffalo 14207. Generally included:
- Breakfast, lunch, & snack
- Weekly field trip
- DSS assistance is accepted
To learn more information about the Summer Fun Programs please call Carly Bruce, Director of YWCA Children & Youth Services, at 716-447-1494.
The Early Childhood Center provides care for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years and offers programs for teen mothers attending Buffalo Public Schools.
The Extended Day Programs promote academic achievement and developmental assets in children ages 5-12 through quality, affordable, before and after school care at five sites.
The Courts Drop-In Child Care Program provides a safe, supportive haven for children whose parents have official court business and connects families to needed services.
Our Teen Programs are provided by the Department of Education & Leadership Development at The YWCA of WNY through our location at the JFK Center, 114 Hickory Street.