Maidstone YMCA Pre-School, Loose is purpose built in its own secure area within YMCA Sports Centre. It is run by professional and friendly, qualified staff to ensure the best care for your child. The Pre-School uses the Early Years Foundation Stage to support your child's social and educational development. Children may attend up to 2 sessions a day. The Pre-School is in receipt of free early education funding for two, three and four year olds and offers a number of 30 hour free childcare places, subject to eligibility.