After-School Child Care | Albemarle Family YMCA

Safe, Affordable Child Care

YMCA after-school child care in Elizabeth City 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.

Registration is open in-person at the Y.

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


Transportation to the Albemarle Family YMCA is provided from:

Albemarle School

Camden Elementary

Camden Middle

Central Elementary

Elizabeth City Middle

Grandy Primary

JC Sawyer Elementary

NEAAT School

New Life Academy

Northside Elementary 

Pasquotank Elementary

PW Moore Elementary

River Road Middle

Sheep Harney Elementary

Weeksville Elementary


Looking for full-day virtual learning support? Learn more about the Y's full-day e-Learning Academy.

Child Care Rates


Camden Intermediate/ Grandy Primary:
Member Rate: $54/week
Regular Rate: $74/week


Plan A Schools:
Care provided Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Member Rate: $55/week
Regular Rate: $75/week


Middle Schools:
Care provided Monday/Tuesday or Thursday/Friday
Member Rate: $28/two days
Regular Rate: $39/two days


Private Schools:
Member Rate: $68/week
Regular Rate: $93/week


Registration Fee: $75 (one-time)


Care takes place from school end to 6pm.