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Y's Kids: Before & After School Enrichment

Register for all Y's Kids programs at the Bellingham Program Center (must bring completed forms to the Bellingham YMCA Welcome Desk for registration to be complete;  Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 8:00pm; Sat, 10:00am - 2:00pm).

Designed with the needs of the family in mind, Y's Kids gives parents a safe, affordable and convenient child care program they can depend on. This program provides a variety of activities that encourage, excite and enrich during those critical hours between home and school.

Y's Kids is open from 6:45am or 7:00am to the start of the school day and from the end of the school day to 6:00pm. Morning care is available ONLY at our Ferndale sites.

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Non-school childcare and holiday camps are also offered at various sites for an additional and affordable fee. The Y provides licensed school age childcare for elementary schools in the following school districts:

Bellingham School District
Ferndale School District
St. Paul's Academy

Payment options vary, youth membership included in fees. Please refer to parent information packet for complete fee schedule. Financial assistance available.