At our Grundisburgh provision we cater for children aged two to five years between the hours of 8am and 3.15pm. We have a wide variety of stimulating, enjoyable, play based activities available to help promote all areas of development, encourage individual choices and promote social and language skills.


We ensure children are involved in choosing what activities they would like to do and we always plan around the children’s interests. We have access to an outside area, where children are able to join in with a range of activities including role play, construction, investigation and sensory play.

Check out all of the fun activities our Grundisburgh team have been doing by visiting their Facebook page.



Childcare Prospectus


Find out more about our YMCA childcare settings and what we can provide for your children by reading our prospectus.





Meet the team

Kim Streater - Childcare Manager

- Certificate in Early Years Practice
- Level 4 (studying towards BA Hons)
- Been in service since April 2018

I love the sense of family I get from working for YMCA. I am supported with my Professional Development and valued for my knowledge and experience. I enjoy the opportunities to work with other areas of the organisation to try and ensure the children get the very best start to their early years. I love to involve the community around our settings and am always looking for ways that our children can get involved with local events.

My favourite things to do with the children are messy play, singing, making up our own stories and playing outside!  

Jess Booth – Childcare Manager

- BA Hons in Early Childhood Studies with Health Studies
- SENCO, Designated Safeguarding Lead
- Been in service since May 2018

I love the progression that the company offers, with everyone being valued and recognised for their skills. The childcare team work so closely together even with the 6 nurseries so far away, and therefore the support and guidance offered to all staff is excellent.

I love spending time in the creative area, the messier the activity can be the better!

Nathalie Broadhurst – Deputy Childcare Manager

- Level 5
- Been in service since Feb 2019

SENCo, Health and Safety Officer, Designated Safeguarding Lead
I love that the YMCA can offer more professional training so we can develop. Through YMCA they are helping support me in doing my degree.

My favourite activities are anything that is messy, I will get loads of different materials and resources out to play and explore with. I will always encourage the children to join in the experience with me.

Stephanie Watts – Early Years Educator

- Level 3
- Been in service since April 2020

I love that it feels like we are one big family and we are supported to do the very best we can within our jobs.

I love getting stuck in and using our imagination to think of new games to play.

Ervie Lassus-Harbord - Senior Early Years Advisor

- Been in service since Sept 2022

Hi I am Ervie.

I have been working in early years for over 6 years and with children for over 16 years.

What I love about the YMCA is the diversity in the setting, staff as well as all the children.

In my spare time, I like to sing, write, craft and spend time with my family and children.




2-3 Years

3-5 Years 

6-Hour Session

9am – 3pm



3-Hour Session

9am – 12pm

12pm - 3pm



Morning “Bolt On”

8am – 9am



Afternoon “Bolt On”

3pm – 3:15pm



Cost of Meals

The cost of breakfast is £1.30, this is in addition to the breakfast club charge, please specify when booking if you would like your child to be given breakfast.

We offer a 10% sibling discount for nursery and holiday club sessions. The 10% discount is applied to the oldest child’s booking.


Late collection fee

£4.00 each 15 minutes, at the discretion of the Childcare Manager.




You may be entitled to funding for your child’s early learning. To find out whether you can claim, visit our Childcare Funding page.


More information about funding


Book Your Place


To request a place at the setting for your child, please complete our online form by clicking on the button below:


Apply for a Childcare Place


Alternatively, print off and complete our Enquiry Form (90KB, Word) and send it to us by post or fill in the form on the computer and email it directly to us.


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