2023/2024 Before & After-School Child Care | Blocker Norfolk Family YMCA

Safe, Affordable and Fun Child Care

YMCA before and after-school child care in Norfolk focuses on safety, health, social growth and academic enrichment. The Y provides a safe and fun place for kids to go, so that parents can work or study. Children have options to explore and develop their interests and talents. Our flexible schedule allows each child to choose what they want to do.

Child Care Staff Qualifications:

  • CPR & First-Aid Certified
  • Completed at least 20 hours of training before working with children
    • Health & Safety
    • Supervision
    • Child Development
    • Child Abuse Prevention
    • Programming

Staff also receive over 20 hours of continuing education throughout the school year.



21st century skills

Academic enrichment


Character development

Child choice and play time

College and career readiness

Family and parent engagement

Global learning and inclusion

Health and wellness

Healthy snacks

Homework assistance

Leadership development

Recreational sports

Service learning

SPARK (Sports, Play and Active Recreation for Kids)

STEM activities

Schools We Serve


Care is provided on-site at the following schools:

Academy for Discovery at Lakewood

Chesterfield Elementary

Ghent School

Granby Elementary

Ingleside Elementary

James Monroe Elementary*

Larchmont Elementary

Larrymore Elementary

Suburban Park Elementary

W.H. Taylor Elementary

Willard Model Elementary


*Register for this program in-person at the YMCA on Granby.


Rates & Fees


Before-School Care:
Member Rate: $60
Regular Rate: $84


After-School Care:
Member Rate: $75
Regular Rate: $100


Before & After-School Care:
Member Rate: $92
Regular Rate: $122


Enrollment Fee: $75


7am until school start and from school end until 6pm