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While the school year may look different than before, the Y’s out-of-school time and afterschool programs continue to be a familiar place where children can be safe, active, learning and engaged during their time out of school.
New this year! Add all of Old Colony YMCA family membership value for just an additional cost of $10 a week! Take advantage of all 7 traditional branch locations featuring indoor pools for family swim, indoor and outdoor play spaces, state of the art fitness facilities, and so much more. This special pricing offer is valid to childcare families only so keep it a secret!
Prices vary based on location, pay as little as:
We are committed to keeping fees at a reasonable rate and provide financial assistance to those in need. We have contracts to provide income eligible slots, supportive (DCF) slots and we accept vouchers. Through a sliding fee scale, we also provide YMCA scholarships.
You can call or email any of our sites but it's quicker to fill out our inquiry form online before hand so you're ready to submit.
Before school care is a school year program based on the school calendar beginning at 7:00am
After school care is a school year program based on the school calendar beginning at school dismissal until 6pm
On days when students are released early, care will be provide from the release time until our regular closing time
During vacation weeks and summer, a full day program will be provided at specific program locations
In most cases, care will be provided at specified locations on snow days/emergency closure days for the school age programs. In the event of extreme weather, the programs may delay openings, close early or need to closed.
School Delay Policy: If public school is delayed, School Age programs will follow the delay schedule
School Early Closing: If public schools are closing early and have requested the Y not to be in the schools for the afternoon, parents will be notified as soon as possible. Y staff will be at the school to ensure every child either is picked up by a parent in a timely manner or has taken a bus home.
Find the location that works for you and your family with our interactive map! You'll also find contact information listed for each program location so you can get in touch.
Following state and local safety guidelines, Ys across the country offer quality full-day and partial-day early learning opportunities and child care for infants through preschoolers, enabling parents and family members to go to work knowing their children are in safe, stimulating environments.
Use our facility while we watch your little ones. KidZone is included with Family memberships at no charge. Let your child socialize and have fun being a kid in a safe and healthy environment.