EWU Children's Center

EWU Children’s Center

Early Childhood Program and ECEAP

  • Care for children 6 weeks to 10 years
  • Child-centered programming for EWU students, faculty and staff
  • Early Achievers Participant with a level 4 rating

Our program works closely with many departments at EWU to help sponsor books, read to children and provide a wide range of activities. The volunteers in our classrooms are often students from EWU who come to learn more about our program and working with children.

Hours, Options, Contact

  • Monday-Friday 7:30am – 6pm
  • Full and Part-time AM or PM options
  • 923 Washington St., Cheney, WA 99004
  • 509 359 2025


Our staff members are trained and have experience working in the Early Childhood Education field. Staff are selected who are warm and welcoming and have the desire to provide a safe and nurturing environment to all young children. Our staff demonstrate developmentally appropriate practices in their daily work with the children. They provide a balance of structured, free choice and gross motor play activities.

Tax Information

Parents/guardians can download tax information by logging in to My Account. Once there click Tax Statement Year-end Child Care Statement. Or call 509 777 9622 and a statement can be emailed or mailed to you.

The YMCA’s EIN/Tax ID# is 91-0827958

Due to a statewide mandate to prevent the spread of COVID-19 all YMCAs in Spokane and Sandpoint, ID are temporarily closed. We are monitoring the situation and will provide updates when more information becomes available regarding timing of reopening.