Find here collections for YMCA childcare
centres curated by the Louise Kool team to
align to the priorities outlined in the YMCA’s
early year’s curricula - Playing to Learn and
A Place to Connect.
Open ended, versatile play resources with
a focus on natural, sustainable materials durability and long term value. All are available for Canadian YMCA programs
at special pricing.
Wood furnishings made with quality materials, adhesives and laminations made to the highest standards for children’s health and safety.
Carpets, resources and toys with textures
and tones that complement and enhance a natural learning environment, including resources for infants.
Home like furnishings creating a calming space.
Right sized play resources that are concrete representations, teach children through exploration and imagination.
Quality arts and craft media develops agency and honours a child’s individual creativity.
Versatile, timeless designs that engage a child’s imagination to the fullest. These are thoughtful quality built play resources to last generations.
Outdoor classroom furnishings and
resources that reflect the standards of
your indoor classroom:
Open-ended play to learn resources
Flexible and versatile
Open ended, engaging resources
for older students.
Screen free, these resources are
ideal for after school programs.
Durability and practicality without compromising sustainability. A selection of wood based products plus new renewable and sustainable alternatives to plastic.
Here you’ll find wood furnishings that are not flat-packed from overseas but constructed from Canadian and US sourced lumber.