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.
Infants: 6 weeks – 12 months
Toddlers and Walkers: 12 months – 2 ½ years
Preschool: 2 ½ – 6 years
ECEAP: 3-4 years prior to August 31
School Age: 6 – 10 years
The YMCA Childcare Division does not automatically send out a tax statement to participants. If you would like a statement for the 2017 tax year please complete form or contact the Customer Information Center at 509 777 9622. Statements are mailed out every Friday starting January 27, 2018. Statements can take up to two weeks to process, so please plan ahead.
The YMCA’s EIN/Tax ID# is 91-0827958