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.)



Currently Enrolled Children: Wednesday, April 19, 2023 from 4:00-7:00 pm
Open Enrollment: Wednesday, May 3, 2023 from 4:00-7:00 pm

A non-refundable/non-transferrable registration fee is due at registration to reserve child's enrollment.
Member: $40.00
Non-Member: $40.00

(Child must be age 3 by July 1st per WCSD policy. NO exceptions.)

All registrations for Yer's Care are handled through the YMCA Early Learning Center office (located by the YMCA East entrance).  
For additional registration and/or preschool information, please contact Harmonie Kibbey, Early Learning Center Coordinator via



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 - 5:00 pm


3 year old Yer's Care (Attending Preschool T/W/Th)
Member $125.00 per week
Non-Member $135.00 per week

4 year old Yer's Care (Attending Preschool M-F)
Member $110.00 per week
Non-Member $120.00 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  • Weekly payments will be withdrawn every Friday prior to the following week of service.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 5:15 pm will be incurred.
  • 2023 Youth Membership rate is $264.00.

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 1123 or email