CHILD CARE AND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

The Y offers a wide range of full and partial day Child Care and youth development programs for children ages 6 weeks old through 12 years old.

Child Care and early learning programs at the Y focus on holistically nurturing child development by providing a safe and healthy place to learn foundational skills, develop healthy, trusting relationships and build self-reliance through the Y’s values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

Child Care Options

BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Ages 5-12 years old

More than 50 locations throughout Greater Rochester. Many programs take place in schools and align with the school day. Busing and financial aid are available, and DSS is accepted.

Y School of ROC

Ages 5-12 years old

Let us support your child’s virtual learning days with full day child care for your school age student. Enrolled students can continue their education at the YMCA.

PRE-KINDERGARTEN 3 AND 4

Ages 3-4 years old

FREE preschool programs for any child in the Rochester City School District ages 3 and 4. Extended care is available with our PK-3 and PK-4 Wrap Option.

PARTIAL DAY PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS

Ages 2-5 years old

Important update regarding Partial Day Preschool programs for 2020.

FULL DAY CHILD CARE CENTERS

Ages 6 weeks-5 years old

Our five full day child care centers provide safe, supportive environments where children can learn through play and engagement.

Enroll in full-time Child Care and receive a complimentary YMCA Family Membership.