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Affordable Child Care
The goal of the YWCA Children's Center is to prepare children to be successful, lifelong learners.
Myth: All daycares are created equal.

Fact: Centers that provide early childhood education not only keep children safe while parents work or attend school, but also PREPARE CHILDREN FOR SCHOOL. 

There are few things more important to parents than knowing their little one is safe and nurtured when they are working or at school.  This is why YWCA Bristol is proud to provide families in our community top-notch child care at an affordable rate. We have been serving this need in our community for almost 28 years and have extensive experience in early childhood development. Our program is licensed by the State of Tennessee and has received a “Three-Star” rating---the highest rating available--- every year since the rating system began.

Childcare Program Highlights:

o    Since 1987, licensed by the State of Tennessee

o    Serves children ages 6-weeks to Pre-K, 5 days per week

o   Secure facility with video monitoring

o    Three-Star Rating is TN’s Star Quality Childcare program and the YWCA has received the Three-Star rating consecutively since 2000.

o    Only full-service, year-round, sliding-scale fee childcare in the Bristol area

o    Hours of operation:  Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  


o    Nutritious breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack served to children 12 months of age and above in accordance with State of Tennessee Child and Adult Care Food Program


o    Classrooms and outdoor play areas designed to age specific developmental appropriateness


o    Allows families of any income level to work/attend school while having their children in a safe, nurturing environment. A reduced fee will be available to any child whose household income meets qualifying guidelines. 

  Weekly fee range:   $62.00 to $147.00

*Discounts are given for multiple children.


Parents are welcome to drop by at their convenience for tours during operational hours.

Infants photo gallery

Child 2 - 3 years photo gallery

Preschool photo gallery

Child Care Success Story

What does Three-Star mean?

Extended Hours Child Care

If you would like more information about    our program, please contact ma_gibson@ywcabristol.org.