YMCAs are the Nation’s largest provider of child care. The YMCA of Frederick County is the county’s largest provider of child care programs, providing family-centered, values-based programs to nurture children’s healthy development. Our program is MSDE accredited and our well-trained staff provide safe, affordable, high-quality care so you can have peace of mind while you work. Staff members are partners with parents and other caregivers, working together to help kids grow up healthy, happy and strong. We emphasize values such as caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Like all Y programs, child care is open to all, with financial assistance available.