Before & After School Child Care

Child Care

The YMCA of Long Island’s Before and After School Programs support children in reaching their full potential by providing academic support and hands-on enrichment experiences in a safe and structured environment for children grades Kindergarten through Middle School. The YMCA of Long Island partners with school districts in Nassau and Suffolk counties to support student learning. Our staff design engaging enrichment activities to help support your child’s learning in all areas. Age ranges for Before & After School Child Care for Kindergarten through fifth grade. Please check your local branch as ages vary per branch.

Program Offerings:

  • Flexible Schedule offered, 2,3 ,5 day options

  • Financial Assistance Available

  • Qualified and Caring YMCA Staff

  • Located directly within your child’s school district

  • Safe, Structured and family Friendly

  • Fun and hands on activities

Program Highlights:

  • Daily Homework Help

  • Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)

  • Healthy Eating and Nutritional Education

  • Arts and Crafts

  • Arts Education

  • Physical Activity

  • Conflict Resolutions Strategies

  • Social Skill