Childcare – Before & After School

Before & After School Programs


Child care at the YMCA is an integral part of the YMCA Mission. We recognize and value the need for strong, values based school age child care in this community. Within all of our programs you will find a strong emphasis on the YMCA’s four core values: CARING, HONESTY, RESPECT and RESPONSIBILITY.


School Sites Offered


Before and After School Sites 7:00 – 9:00 am & 3:30 – 6:30 pm


  • Bayshore Elementary
  • College Gate Elementary
  • Birchwood Elementary
  • Tudor Elementary
  • Baxter Elementary
  • Bowman Elementary
  • Kasuun Elementary
  • Kincaid Elementary
  • Lakehood Elementary
  • Willowcrest Elementary


After School ONLY Site 2:45 – 6:30 PM


  • East N. Lights ABC Elementary


Before & After School Program Prices


Child must be a Y member to sign up for childcare ($11.25 per  month)


  • BEFORE & AFTER- $450.00 month
  • BEFORE ONLY- $300.00
  • AFTER ONLY- $400.00

Please download our parent packet for important information about our program.

Midtown Location (Main)

Anchorage Community YMCA
5353 Lake Otis Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99507
Phone (907) 563-3211


Southside Location

Southside YMCA At Dimond
800 E Dimond Blvd #3
Anchorage, AK 99515
Phone (907) 344-7788


Mat-Su Location

The Mat-Su YMCA is already working with other groups in the community to determine the needs of our local youth. LEARN MORE

Youth Development Center