Before & After-School Care | Suffolk Family YMCA

Safe, Affordable Child Care

YMCA before and after-school child care in Suffolk 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.

Care at the Y


Transportation from/to the Suffolk Family YMCA School-Age Child Care program is provided to/from the following schools:


Elephant’s Fork Elementary

Forest Glen Middle (after-school only)

Hillpoint Elementary

Isle of Wight Academy

Kilby Shores Elementary

Kings Fork Middle

Nansemond Suffolk Academy

Oakland Elementary

Pioneer Elementary


Child Care Rates

Before-School or After-School Care
Member Rate $58/week
Regular Rate $83/week


Before- & After-School Care
Member Rate $94/week
Regular Rate $120/week


Registration Fee: $75 (one-time)


Care takes place from 6am until school start and school end until 6pm.