Before School, After School, Early Release, & School Vacations/Summer Club
Kids do better when they have access to multiple opportunities and resources. At the Y, we use our integrated approach to youth development to ensure children and families have everything they need to succeed. Here, you're not just getting school age care, you're getting the YMCA. We offer safe, engaging, fun and supportive school age care that helps kids, learn, grow, and thrive!
Old Colony YMCA school age programming is licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) and is for ages 5-14/Grades K-8.
Parents can expect the following:
- Old Colony YMCA's integrated approach that supports healthy, safe, engaged, children and families
- Families receive access to resources and services to help children and families succeed in life, school, and at times of crisis
- Program activities such as swimming, gymnastics, gym, outdoor gardening, walking trails, outdoor games, and more
- S.T.E.A.M. (Science Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) activities
- Nutritious & delicious snacks
- Homework support
- Low staff to child ratios
- Before school care 6:30 am start time
- The highest standard of safety
- Daily schedule with full curriculum
- NEW Offerings!! Every family participating in the before & after school care, will receive a FAMILY MEMBERSHIP to the YMCA Middleboro branch and as part of the afterschool activities
Before & After School Program for Grades K-5 will be held at the Middleboro Branch starting in September 2019! YMCA Address: 61 East Grove St, Middleboro
The Y is the largest child care provider in America, and we encourage you to learn more about everything we do to support children and families. Please email or call 508-947-1390 Mary Ellen Sylvia for more information or submit your information below.
Please note, FINANCIAL AID is available for families to participate in the before and after school program. All children are welcome at the Y regardless of ability to pay.
Child Care & Early Education
Offering Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten Programs
The Early Learning Center 508-947-1076 (NAEYC Accredited) Open Year Round Mon - Fri 7:00am – 6:00pm
We offer Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten Child Care Programs year round, with a two day minimum per week. Children attending Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten at the Early Learning Center can attend swim lessons or gymnastics for an additional fee. Also, as a benefit, families enrolled in Child care & Early Education programing at Old Colony YMCA receive a 20% discount on a family membership.
Our state approved curriculum reflects the YMCA's core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility, as well as our commitment to building strong kids, strong families, and strong communities. Programs are staffed with caring individuals who believe each child is special with his/her own personality and talents, is CPR/ First Aid certified, and has passed extensive background checks.The Early Learning Center is licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care.