Child-Care Services

Early Childhood Education

Child-Care Services at the YMCA Intergenerational Learning Center

Child-care services for children of PVCC students and employees is available through the Piedmont Family YMCA at its Intergenerational Learning Center (YILC) conveniently located in the Jefferson School City Center at 233 Fourth Street NW, Suite Y, in downtown Charlottesville.

Child Care
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Ages: Six weeks - 5 years.YMCA Logo
Cost: 20% discount
To register your child, visit and select "The Y at Jefferson" or call 434.202.0118.

Need Child Care While You Attend Classes at PVCC?  Apply for a CCAMPIS* Child Care Subsidy!

The CCAMPIS grant can help up to 20 qualifying lower-income students with child care costs while fall classes are in session.  The child care services will be provided by the Piedmont YMCA at the Jefferson School City Center, 233 Fourth St. NW, in downtown Charlottesville.

Who is Eligible to Apply?    
PVCC students who apply for the subsidy must be:

  • Pell eligible (Complete the online FAFSA to determine if you are Pell eligible)
  • Enrolled in a degree or certificate program at PVCC
  • Enrolled in at least 6 credit hours
  • In good academic standing (meeting satisfactory academic progress or SAP)

Full-time students and veterans will receive priority.  Awards are subject to availability of funds and of age-appropriate slots at the YMCA’s child care programs.  The Piedmont YMCA is licensed to offer full-day licensed child care for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years.

Click here to apply NOW for a CCAMPIS child care subsidy

If you have questions, please email  Please note that application responses will be sent to your PVCC email only.  Please monitor your email closely in order to schedule an interview.

*CCAMPIS = Child Care Access Means Parents In School