This is a nine-month care program for ages 3-5 years who are enrolled in our YMCA Preschool. Care is available Monday thru Friday from September to May in conjunction with the 3-year old and 4-year old Preschool program. (Children must be enrolled in our preschool program to receive Yer's care.)
**Yers care is paid weekly; Preschool tuition is paid monthly. (Refer to Preschool page for additional information.)


Registration for 2022/2023 Yer's Care/Preschool will be held in the YMCA Early Learning Center Office which is located by the East Entrance near War Memorial Field.


Currently Enrolled Children: Wednesday, February 9, 2022, beginning at 10:00 am.
Open Enrollment: Wednesday, February 16, 2022, beginning at 10:00 am until all spots are filled. 

Member $20.00
Non-Member $20.00

(Must meet WCSD age requirement for July 1st. NO exceptions.)


This program provides:

  • A learning environment through age-appropriate activities
  • Expands social/emotional peer skills
  • A structured, fun and safe place where children can learn cooperative and leadership skills
  • PM snack is provided daily

Parents must provide:

  • A nutritious, nut-free lunch and refillable drink containter
  • Soft sleep items (Nap is on a cot)
  • Change of clothing

3-5 years


6:00 am - 8:30 am
12:00 noon - 5:30 pm


3 year old Yer's Care (Attending Preschool T/W/Th)
Member $115.00 per week
Non-Member $125.00 per week

4 year old Yer's Care (Attending Preschool M-F)
Member $100.00 per week
Non-Member $110.00 per week




  • The non-refundable/non-transferable registration fee is due upon registration. 
  • Weekly payments will be set up to withdraw automatically from a checking, savings, debit, or credit card. 
  • A late payment fee of $20.00 will be added for unpaid fees (after 5 days). 
  • Weekly payments will be withdrawn every Friday prior to the following week of service. If payment is declined, you will be charged a $20.00 weekly late fee. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Receipts will be given upon request. Delinquent accounts (after 2 missed payments) are subject to termination of your child's enrollment in the program.
  • A charge of $5.00 per minute for pick-up after 5:30 pm will be incurred.
  • 2022 Youth Membership rate is $226.00.

Please note: If you receive subsidized child care monies from ELRC (Early Learning Resource Center), you will be required to pay the difference in what they provide and what the Y Early Learning Center charges in addition to your weekly co-pay. We offer no part-time weeks or part-time days. This policy applies to all childcare/preschool offered at the Y.

**For your convenience, the Y Early Learning Center provides PM snacks at no additional cost. We are unable to accommodate special dietary needs. 

The Warren County YMCA is a PA DHS Licensed Facility and a Keystone Stars 3 participant. This is a nut-free facility.

*Please call Harmonie Kibbey, Early Learning Center Coordinator at the YMCA with any questions or concerns. 726-0110 ext 123 or email