​​​​​Dryades YMCA

Early Childhood Education Center


Dryades YMCA’s Early Childhood Education Center is a Type III  licensed program through the Louisiana Department of Education that primarily services parenting teens and working families with children ages 1 to 5 years old.

This program is devoted to providing quality and affordable childcare services that enhance parental self-sufficiency, reduces the infant mortality rate in New Orleans an d provides child care services for teen mothers to ensure that they have the opportunity to continue with their education.

Utilizing a curriculum including reading, math, prewriting skills, art, music, language, recreational activities, water safety,  and supervised field trips, the Early Childhood Development Center provides a well-rounded and diverse learning atmosphere for all of our participants.

Visit us to register your child

2220 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.

New Orleans, La. 70113