Child Care

School Age Child Care for Before & After School

Currently, our Before/After School Child Care program is full with a waiting list for the 21-22 school year.  There is no registration for 2022-23.

Before & After School Care Locations

Truman Elementary School – 441 West Post Road NW, Cedar Rapids, IA
Van Buren Elementary – 2525 29th Street, Cedar Rapids, IA

E-mail with questions regarding registration:

Our program revolves around the Y's three key areas of youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

Designed to activate your kid’s imagination and encourage the lifelong core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility, the program also delivers a nutritious breakfast and afternoon snack every day.

Our dedicated and well-trained staff plans a diverse slate of activities:
  • Team sports
  • Arts and crafts
  • Opportunities for kids to give input and help create a great experience

Thanks to the YMCA Annual Campaign, financial assistance is available until it runs out for those who qualify. The Annual Campaign provides assistance to families right here in our area.  Want to know more? Contact the YMCA.