Childcare Information

Looking for Available Child Care Slots in Martinsville-Henry County?

Martinsville-Henry County Family YMCA

YMCA Virtual School Camp
Taking names for our waiting list

YMCA Early Learning Center in Collinsville
Enrolling for 2-4 Year Olds

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge

Call for an appointment (276) 656-1171) to apply to 311 East Church St., Martinsville.
Email to apply for a scholarship:

Child Care Subsidy Assistance

Department of Social Services
You may qualify for childcare assistance through the Department of Social Services.
Apply at, or request a paper application at your local DSS office.
Located at 20 Progress Drive, Martinsville, VA 24112. Phone: (276) 656-4300)
More information about quality childcare can be found here:

Emergency Child Care Scholarship Assistance
Up to $50 a week subsidy for children ages 4-12. Scholarships based on income. Applications will be reviewed for eligibility by Smart Beginnings Martinsville-Henry. Open to residents of Martinsville and Henry County only. Availability dependent upon funding.
Questions? Email

Interested in Becoming a Child Care Provider?

Learn more at: Become A Provider (Child Care VA)

Child Care Quality and Safety — It’s important!

Learn more about Child Care Quality and COVID-19 guidelines for Child Care Programs:

The Martinsville-Henry County Childcare Task Force includes several community organizations and local government entities including Henry-Martinsville Department of Social Services, Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corp., Boys & Girls Clubs of the Blue Ridge, Harvest Foundation, United Way of Henry County and Martinsville, Smart Beginnings Martinsville-Henry, and the Martinsville-Henry County Family YMCA.