The YWCA After School Program provides quality, affordable childcare in a safe, fun and nurturing environment. The program is a 3 star fully licensed program by the North Carolina Division of Child Development.
The program is offered to children ages 5 to 12 and is open Monday-Friday from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm throughout the academic year. We are proud to offer After School programs at the following locations:
YWCA Main Campus
2815 S. College Road
YWCA at Wesley
Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1401 South College Road
Click above to download the Youth Enrichment After School Program application for the 2019-2020 academic year.
NOTE: Completed applications MUST include a copy of your child’s most recent physical and immunization records. enrollment cannot be confirmed without this complete information.
|Annual YWCA Membership:||$25 - $55|
|Registration Fee: (Due upon enrollment and billed annually each August.)||$30 for first child, $20 for each additional child|
|Full-Time Weekly Rate, 4-5 days:||$90 per week / child|
|Daily Rate, 1-3 days:||$25 per day / child|
|Full Day Weekly Rate, 4-5 days:||$130 per week / child|
|Full Day Daily Rate, 1-3 days:||$32 per day / child|
Every child enrolled in the program receives:
- A nutritional afternoon snack
- Nutritional breakfast and afternoon snack during full-day care
- Safe, one-way transportation to the YWCA from the child’s school
- Homework assistance from certified teachers
- Bi-weekly swimming in the YWCA Pool
- Easy coordination for children participating in YWCA Barracudas Swim Team
- Access to the YWCA’s 3-acre playground
- Weekly field trips
- Opportunities to participate in enrichment activities
New Hanover County DSS Child Care vouchers are accepted.
Students are split into 5 different groups based on their school grade level:
- Kindergarten: Journeyers
- First Grade: Discoverers
- Second Grade: Adventurers
- Third Grade: Explorers
- Fourth Grade: Navigators
- Fifth Grade +: Voyagers
Students enrolled in the following schools will attend After School at the YWCA Main Campus, located at 2815 South College Road.
- Mary Washington Howe
- Carolina Beach
- Codington (year-round)
- Forest Hills
- Holly Tree
- Pine Valley
- Sunset Park
- Mary C. Williams
- Roland Grise
- Island Montessori
Students enrolled in the following schools will attend After School at the YWCA @ Wesley facility, located at 1401 South College Road.
- Bradley Creek
- College Park
- Rachel Freeman
- Winter Park
- St. Mark Catholic School