Child Care Center


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For more information, contact Sandra Clark, SGMC Child Care Center Director at 229.253.0509 (p), 229.253.0512 (f), or by emailing

Bridging the Gap

When you cannot be there, SGMC, partnering with the YMCA of Valdosta/Lowndes County supports your efforts to nurture your child’s healthy development.  The YMCA’s fully licensed child care program with certified child care professionals provides a safe, high quality, loving, and affordable care to bring you peace of mind during your daily work.

Our Promise to You

Help your child develop to his or her fullest potential

Provide a safe and positive environment for your child

Work with SGMC to strengthen work force

Seamless transition to accommodate the shifting schedule of employees

Reinforcement of core values

Developmental Program includes:

    Character Development

    International Education

    Health and Fitness

    Environmental Awareness

    School Readiness


    Service to the Community

Added Value for SGMC Employees

Peace of Mind

Schedule Flexibility


Accept Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account dollars

Accept CAPS Subsides

Cameras allow you to see your child’s progress daily

Trust Our Staff

All staff must continually meet educational requirements, yearly medical examinations, pre-employment and random drug screenings, extensive background checks, CPT/First Aid certified, be knowledgeable regarding child abuse prevention, safety and risk management, and developmental profiles.  Staff must complete annual training required by the Department of Human Resources, as well as abide by YMCA policies and procedures.


Enrollment applications are currently being accepted.  Preference will be given to children whose parent(s) routinely work 10 or 12 hour shifts.

Hours of Operation

6:30 am to 8:00 pm

Monday - Friday

Located less than 1 mile from SGMC Main Campus!
2306 Bemiss Road, Valdosta, GA 31602

Building strong kids, strong families, and strong communities.