Hope Early Care and Education Center,  a 5-Star rated "Step Up to Quality" center, offers full-day child care and education for infants, toddlers, preschool and pre-kindergarten. We offer competitive tuition rates and registration fees. Need-based scholarships are available. We accept Publicly Funded Child Care.

Contact our Child Care Director, Tammie Jackson, at tammiej@akronymca.org or (330) 434-5900 to schedule a visit and learn more.

Happy Baby

Infants: 6 weeks through 18 months

With a low ratio of 1 Adult per 4 infants or 2 Adults per 6 infants, your baby will be cared for by loving, qualified staff all dedicated to providing the highest quality care.

Cost of Hope Care without Scholarship 



Cute Preschooler

Toddlers: 18 - 33 Months

We offer a full day program that focuses on socialization, learning and having fun. 

Cost of Hope Care without Scholarship 




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Preschool: 33 Months - 4 Years

Kindergarten readiness starts here with expert teachers having experience with this special, lively group.



Little kids hugging

Pre-K: 4-5 years

Now, more than ever, children need the TLC and preparation to enter a more traditional school setting. Lessons focus on core curriculum necessary for success 


$60/Day up to two days

Before and After Care

School Age: 5-12 Years (Before and After Care)

Learning doesn't stop when the bell rings. Before and After Care programming is available for your convenience and piece of mind.

Before and After School: $100/Week

After Care Only: $75/Week

Before Care Only $65/Week

Three Cute Kids

Summer Day Camp

The fun and learning continues all summer long!  YMCA Hope offers engaging activities to keep your school-aged children occupied and motivated all day long.  


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See the place and meet the teachers.  NOTE:  Families interested in all day child care must meet with the Director prior to enrollment. 

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