In 2012 Keymer had been in operation for 47 years. It has evolved and grown over the years to meet the ever changing needs of the community it serves and is a Not for Profit, Community Managed Children’s Service. The services we provide are:

  1. Long Day Care I Preschool for 66 children 0-6 years old.



Keymer operates from  premises in Bentley Road, Colyton being;

  • The Long Day Care I Preschool – 27-29 Bentley Road

We are open 50 weeks per year, closing for 2 weeks over Christmas and the New Year period only. During the year we close only for public holidays and one Staff Development Day.

  • Long Day Care Centre 7am to 6pm – Monday – Friday

We are a COMMUNITY BASED, NON-PROFIT ORGANISATION managed by a Committee comprised of parents and interested community members. We are licensed to operate by Human Services Community Services, and are members of the National Accreditation and Quality Assurance System. We were validated and accredited by the NCAC in January 2010. We pride ourselves on providing a very high standard of care and education for all children and are a very experienced, skilled and happy staff team.