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For parents

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.

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. 

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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.