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Child Care & Camps

With so many demands on families, parents need support to help nurture their kids. The Y provides a safe, healthy place for kids to discover new talents and develop friendships. We teach caring, honesty, respect, responsibility and faith through fun activities. In child care and camp, kids feel connected and supported when trying new things. The Y provides caring and reinforcement parents and families need to help each other.

Program Offerings

Parents Time Out

Feel confident knowing your child is happy, healthy and entertained while you enjoy a time out. Parents Time Out is included in YMCA membership.

Drop-In Care

For up to two hours per day while you enjoy the Y, your kids can enjoy a safe and enriching environment in Stay & Play!

    Preschool Child Care

    At the Y, preschoolers learn about the world around them—all with the help of trained and caring youth development staff.

    Before & After-School Programs

    With a focus on safety, health, social growth and academic enhancement, our child care programs serve children with options to explore and develop their interests and talents, and we'll will provide care options for families for Fall 2020.

    Overnight Camp

    Camp Silver Beach— the dream camp destination on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and the YMCA of South Hampton Roads exclusive overnight camp offering summer and family camp options.

    Day Camps

    Day camp allows campers to develop strong relationships while enjoying activities like swimming, crafts, sports, field trips and more.

      Teen Camps

      Teen Adventure Camps for ages 11–14 and Leadership Development Programs for ages 13–17 give teens a summer of friendship and fun.

      School's Out Camp

      No school? No problem! When school is out, we're here for parents with a full day of care in School's Out Camps. Children will enjoy an action-packed day of fun, games, field trips and activities at the Y.

      Golf Camp at First Tee

      At First Tee, campers learn life skills and core values through the game of golf, and have fun making new friends along the way.