As a member of the Albany YMCA Kids’ Club Child Care program, your child will have many opportunities to have fun, be active and make friends in a learning-supportive environment. Our program incorporates the four key elements of quality school-age care: daily physical activity, creative learning, individual attention and parent involvement.
Youth Dance & Movement
Our Youth & Dance Movement helps children improve skills, make new friends and be active with other kids at the Y.
Our Youth Sports help children improve skills, make new friends, be active with other kids and learn to love a sport at the Y.
Martial Arts help children improve skills, make new friends and be active with other kids at the Y.
Host your child’s next birthday at the Y. Parties are supervised by a YMCA birthday party specialist who will lead children and assist you throughout your stay.
Childwatch is a drop-off service members can use while exercising. Children are provided with positive social experiences in a secure, happy environment. All staff and volunteers are CPR & First Aid certified and are finger-printed & reference checked.
Preschool at the Y focus on nurturing child development by providing a safe and healthy place to learn foundational skills, develop healthy, trusting relationships and build self-reliance through the Y values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.
Kindergym & Babygym
Kindergym & Babygym provide busy families a nurturing environment where they can learn and grow together.
Arts & Crafts
Arts & Crafts help children express themselves through a variety of projects that may include: sketching, story telling with cartoons or puppets, watercolors or paints, necklaces and bracelets, character painting, and much more!
Family Fun at the Y allow families a time and a place to come together to have a good time, participate in a variety of fun activities, share, communicate and strengthen their relationships and meet other families.
School Holiday Camps
School Holiday Camps are a great way to give your child independence, self reliance and an opportunity to make great friends.