For a limited time through June 30, the Ocean County YMCA is offering 2019/2020 rates for the 2021/2022 Y-Kids Before and After School Program.
For more than 30 years, the Y has been offering the Before and After School Program to families. Y-Kids is a school-based state licensed childcare program that is designed to help families build self-sufficiency by providing safe, affordable, high quality childcare. “Childcare at the Y is about more than looking after kids,” said Peter T. Rosario, President and CEO of the Ocean County YMCA. “It’s about nurturing their development and providing a safe place to learn.”
Curriculum for the Y-Kids program includes homework help; A focus on Arts and Humanities, literacy, science and technology; anti-bullying and social competence; conflict resolution and character development;
Y-Kids’ sites for children are in the following partnering school districts: Berkeley School District, Manchester School District and Toms River School District. Depending on each school’s schedule, the AM program begins at 6:30 am until the start of school. The PM program begins at school’s dismissal until 6:00 p.m. Parents can choose a two-, three-, four- or five-day program.
An $80 registration fee and first month’s tuition are required to guarantee your spot for September and lock-in the special rate. Rates vary by school and reflects children returning to a full day program in September and can change based on state guidelines. Please click here (https://ocymca.org/
About the Ocean County YMCA
At the Y, we take immense pride in our work to strengthen communities and help all of us be our best selves. We provide a place to play, to learn, to be healthy, and to give back. We believe that everyone, no matter who they are or where they are from, deserves the opportunity to reach their full potential. Everything the Y does is in service of making sure people and communities thrive. To learn more, visit ocymca.org.