Childcare and Before and After School Enrichment

At the YMCA, we understand that every child has unique talents and abilities that need to be nurtured. That's why we offer holistic programming that supports their youth development journey and helps them achieve their full potential. Whether it's preschool or after school enrichment classes, our dedicated staff is committed to helping youths set and achieve their goals, explore their passions, and become their best selves. Join us today and let's help your child unleash their full potential together!


From cradle to career, the Y is committed to empowering future generations.


The Y has programming options year round for your youth or teen.


The Y has program locations across the Portland and Vancouver Metro area.

Childcare & More Programs

YMCA Infant Relaxing

Early Childhood Development

Our Child Development Centers focus on stages of development to help each child learn and thrive.
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Before and After School Childcare

Our offer on-site programs that are safe & convenient extensions to the school learning experience.
Youth boys playing chess in after school program

After School Enrichment Classes

A wide range of after-school enrichment classes with athletic and non-athletic options.
Dance at the YMCA

Youth Dance

Learn dance in a welcoming and inclusive environment
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Young Adult/Teen Programs

Our Young Adult and Teen Programs are meant to engage and inspire the next generation
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