The Auburn YMCA  School Child Care Program provides safe, affordable, quality child care for children entering Kindergarten through age 12. The program is conducted and planned by YMCA staff, trained to meet the needs of children and to provide positive adult models. It is not babysitting, but a quality child care program designed with the working family in mind. The YMCA is an inclusive organization and welcomes all participants regardless of race, sex, or religion. Financial Assistance is available. Click here to view information about our financial assistance program.

For more information please contact School Age Child Care Director Audra Jakaub , 315-253-5304 ext 1011 or audra@auburnymca.net

Before and After School Child Care

Hours: 6:30am-School begins and Dismissal to 6:00pm

Locations: Before and After School Care: Ramsdell Elementary School, Moravia Elementary School, Weedsport Elementary School, Herman Ave,  Owasco, Seward.

Before School only: Casey Park

After School only: YMCA-(Students at all Auburn Elementary Schools). Transportation provided by the school district.

School’s Out Program 
No School …No Problem!

The YMCA provides safe, affordable, quality child care for your child when school is not in session. This program offers structured, supervised activities such as swimming, field trips, gym games and crafts. Registration forms must be completed prior to attendance and are available 30 days before the beginning of the program; pre-registration is required.

Snow Days 

The Y provides safe, affordable, quality child care for your school aged child when school is not in session due to inclement weather. Program offers supervised activities such as swimming, gym games and crafts. Registration forms must be completed prior to attendence. Registration opens when cancellation is announced. Program is held at the YMCA beginnig at 8:00pm until 6:00pm. 

Summer Child Care 

The YMCA summer child care program includes many activities to keep your child happy, safe and busy while you are at work. The program includes activities such as: crafts, swimming, games, field trips, sports and much more! A light breakfast is offered each morning along with an afternoon snack. Children need to bring a swim suit and towel, lunch and drink with them each day. Register for only the weeks you will need. There is an additional fee for field trips