Y's Time Children's Center in St. Albans - St Albans VT Center Based Child Care and Preschool Program - Licensed Provider

75 Lower Welden St , St Albans VT 05401
(802) 527-4872

About the Provider

Description: The Y Early Childhood Program at St.Albans is an approved ACT 166 preschool site. The YMCA's experience in providing quality child care for over 25 years ensures that the care provided at the St. Albans Early Childhood Program is of the highest quality. The center contains separate areas for children groups and for administrative work. A playground next to the building provides the children with a secure and safe outside play area. Some parking spaces have been provided in front of the building for convenient parking during drop off and pick-up; signs indicate which spots are reserved. Other activities that are offered: Emergent Curriculum, Meeting Time, Daily outside play, Dramatic play, Regular daily routine, Sand and water play, Songs or music activities, Story time or literacy. We also have a community partnership with Electric Youth Dance Company and our preschool takes dance lessons once a week with a recital at the end as a culminating activity.

Additional Information: Sibling Discount Available; Program Meals: Allergy Awareness, Special Diets, Initial License Date: 06/01/2005; 5 Star Early Childhood Program - Licensed Provider; Area Description: Fenced Yard, Smoke Free; Pets: Other Furry Animal;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 2865
  • Capacity: 50
  • Age Range: Infant, Toddler, Preschool
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations NAEYC
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, English
  • Type of Care: Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: City Bus Route
  • Initial License Issue Date: 2005-06-01
  • District Office: Vermont Child Care Consumer Line
  • District Office Phone: 1-800-649-2642 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Type Create Date Due Date Corrected Date Status
Violation 2020-10-30 2020-11-16 2020-11-09 Appeal Period
Regulation/Restriction: The licensee shall maintain a current list of the licensee or designee, staff, auxiliary staff, and volunteers as in the rules in section 7.7.5 of these regulations, as applicable in BFIS. Any changes shall be reported through BFIS within five (5) working days of the change.
Violation 2020-10-30 2020-11-16 2020-11-09 Appeal Period
Regulation/Restriction: Hard surfaces accessible to children shall be smooth, non-porous, and easy to clean. See the rules in section 5.2.6 of these regulations for a schedule for cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing of specific surfaces and items.
Violation 2018-10-16 2018-11-02 2018-11-01 Under Appeal
Regulation/Restriction: Staff shall use positive methods of guidance and behavior management that encourage self-control, self-direction, self-esteem and cooperation.
Violation 2018-10-01 2018-11-02 2018-11-01 Final
Regulation/Restriction: The program director shall ensure that the number of staff present meets requirements described in the chart below for ages of children, maximum group size, and staff/child ratios at any time of day.
Violation 2018-03-15 2018-04-04 2018-03-23 Appeal Period
Regulation/Restriction: Staff shall use positive methods of guidance and behavior management that encourage self-control, self-direction, self-esteem and cooperation.

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