School-Age Programs

YMCA Before-and-Afterschool Childcare

The YMCA Before-and-Afterschool Program is about more than looking after children. It's about providing a safe and nurturing environment for your children to learn, grow and develop social skills. As the nation's largest school-age childcare provider with 22 school locations throughout southern Pinellas County, our program has a long history of helping children grow in spirit, mind and body. We have a unique curriculum including educational and character building resources that will provide children with the knowledge, guidance and encouragement needed to realize their potential.

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The YMCA is the nation's largest school age childcare provider

Related Programs:
The Middle School Acadmies | YReads | Madiera Beach Middle


Registration and Costs

Before-and-Afterschool Care $68/week

The YMCA is a charitable organization open to all. Financial assistance is available. Please contact the YMCA Childcare Office at 727.895.9622 x6.


To enroll, there are three main steps:


Reserve your space in the program by signing up online:

Reserve Now

Need help? Click here to view instructions for setting up an account (if you don't have one) or registering through our online system.


Download and complete the Registration Packet, and Financial Assistance Application if applicable.

You can also pick up these forms at Childs Park YMCA or YMCA at Lealman Exchange.

NOTE: The form will need to be notarized; The YMCA childcare staff are notaries and this can be done when you drop your packet off.

Registration Packet (.PDF)
If applicable, a Financial Assistance Application (.PDF)


Return the completed forms to the Youth Development Office at Childs Park YMCA:

Childs Park YMCA
691 43rd St. South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711
Monday - Friday 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Download the Parent Manual, review and keep for your records:

Parent Manual (.PDF)


Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding registration, please contact the Regional Director associated with your child's school.

Meghan Holmes


Madeira Beach Elementary
Madeira Beach Middle
Azalea Elementary
Gulf Beaches Elementary
North Shore Elementary

Anjanette Evans


Campbell Park Elementary
Bay Point Elementary
Maximo Elementary
Melrose Elementary
Northwest Elementary

Cyndy Adams


Bear Creek Elementary
Jamerson Elementary
Mount Vernon Elementary
Perkins Elementary
Westgate Elementary

Barbara Simmons


Lynch Elementary
Sawgrass Lake Elementary
Pinellas Central Elementary
Sexton Elementary
Woodlawn Elementary

YMCA Youth Development Executive Director

Barbara White

YMCA Youth Development Senior Program Director

Julie Goudy

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