Full Time Child Care

We All Smile in the Same Language!

YWCA McLean County Young Wonders provides a wide-range of child care programs to meet the needs of busy parents in our community.

Learn more about preparing your child for Kindergarten here.

Full-Time Child Care
Year-round child care is provided at the YWCA on 1201 N. Hershey Road, Bloomington. Fill out a registration form (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader).


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YWCA Full-Time Child Care designs activities to nurture the children’s intellectual, social, and emotional development. Children learn through play activities and centers, using The Creative Curriculum®. All programs are licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. All ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds are welcome.


Age: 6 weeks - 12 years
Location: YWCA McLean County, 1201 N. Hershey Rd., Bloomington
Hours: 6:00 am - 6:00 pm, Monday - Friday. Coverage is provided all year except for YWCA holiday closures.
Registration: Ongoing when openings exist. Call 309-662-7826 to check availability.

Cost Per Week for Full-Time Child Care:

Room First Child (Cost Per Week) Additional Child (Cost Per Week)
Infants $250 $240
Toddlers $240 $230
Twos $220 $210
Preschool (3-5 years) $200 $190


Cost Per Week for Part-Time Child Care: 

RoomFirst Child (Cost Per Week)Additional Child (Cost Per Week)
 Preschool (3-5 years)$105$100


 *Prices effective as of July 1, 2013. Cost includes lunch, and two snacks per day. Other terms and conditions may apply.


YWCA offers a 10% discount to the following organizations/groups:
  • Any military branch (active duty or retired receives 15%)
  • AFNI
  • Moms of Multiples
  • State Farm
  • OSF HealthCare
  • Westminster Village

To receive the discount, qualified member must live in the household with the child, identification will be required at registration.

The Child Care Resource and Referral Network administers the Department of Human Services Child Care Assistance Program. The child care assistance program serves all working families with incomes that meet the income guidelines and/or that are in an approved education or training program. Families can get help paying for child care services if a child (children) is under age 13.



Contact Child Care
Melissa Breeden
Senior Director of Young Wonders
(309) 662-7826, ext. 255
Nathina Williams
Director of Early Learning 
(309) 662-7826. ext. 292