Denver

What kids do AFTER school is as important as what they do AT school.

The YMCA's daily curriculum makes us a unique child care provider, and sets us apart from others. The Y provides a mentoring relationship between each child and our caring staff that maximizes personal empowerment, exploration, and learning. At locations throughout Denver (see list below), the YMCA provides a safe setting, character values, positive role models, and enrichment activities that are all part of the Y child care experience.

Registration Info***PLEASE READ***

Due to State of Colorado licensing requirements, registration takes some time and preparation, please click here to read our registration instructions! Online registration takes 20-30 minutes and the system will time out after 40 minutes forcing you to start from the beginning. Please use Firefox or Chrome as your browser.

Age Requirements

Please note all children must be 5 years old to register for YMCA Before and After School Program.

Deposit and Registration Fee:

Enter a $25 deposit for each session your child will attend, and a one-time $25 registration fee per child.  Total all deposits along with the registration fee, and provide one payment for that amount, prior to attending. Weekly deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable

CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program)

To use CCAP for YMCA Before and After School Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list. Not all locations are CCAP eligible, for a list of sites open to CCAP please click here. We have limited space and it's available on a first-come, first serve basis.

Immunizations

Per Colorado State law, all parents/guardians are required to complete an immunization form to recieve child care with the Denver YMCA. Please click here to download the immunization form, fill it out completely and turn in a paper copy on the first day of care.

 

Child Care Options

Child Care Locations

Adventure Elementary at Western Hills serves Valley View, Welby & Global Leadership

7700 North Delta St., Denver, CO 80221 | Get Directions
720 810 7314
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day and end of the school day until 6 pm
Contact: Anna Petterson - apetterson@denverymca.org
720-810-7314

CCAP Accepted License #93912

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location. 

Asbury Elementary School

1320 East Asbury Ave., Denver, CO 80210 | Get Directions
720 810 7267
Hours: 6:30 am until the beginning of the school day and end of the school day until 6 pm | School Holidays Excluded
Contact: Breanne Lee - blee@denverymca.org
720 810 7267

CCAP Accepted License #1656164

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location. 

Holm Elementary

3185 S. Willow St, Denver, CO 80231 | Get Directions
720 202 7248
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day and end of the school day until 6 pm | School Holidays Excluded
Contact: Jen Pacheco - jpacheco@denverymca.org
720 202 7248

CCAP Accepted License #1639210

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location. 

Joe Shoemaker Expeditionary School

3333 Havana Street, Denver , CO 80231 | Get Directions
Hours: 6:30 - 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Contact: Andrew Cobb - acobb@denverymca.org
720 357 7632

CCAP Accepted License #1674288

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location. 

McKinley-Thatcher Elementary

1230 S. Grant St., Denver, CO 80210 | Get Directions
720 810 7299
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day and end of the school day until 6 pm | School Holidays Excluded
Contact: Sarah Call - scall@denverymca.org
720-810-7299

CCAP Accepted License #1625835

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location. 

Montclair Elementary

1151 N. Newport St, Denver, CO 80220 | Get Directions
720 630 1599
Hours: 6:30 a.m. - start of the school day & end of the school day to 6:00 p.m.
Contact: Laura Madrid - lmadrid@denverymca.org
720 630 1599

Monterey Community School serves Clayton and Meadow

2201 McElwain Blvd., Denver, CO 80229 | Get Directions
Hours: 6:30 a.m. to the start of the school day & end of the school day until 6 p.m.
Contact: Jeremy Mabe - jmabe@denverymca.org
303 704 3427

Monterey Community School serves Clayton Partnership and Meadow Community School.

Palmer Elementary

955 Grape Street, Denver, CO 80220 | Get Directions
Hours: 6:30 a.m. - the start of the schooldays | end of school day - 6 p.m.
Contact: Jolene Funkhouser - jfunkhouser@denverymca.org
(720) 630-1040

CCAP Accepted License #1656162

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location. 

Rocky Mountain School of Expeditionary Learning

1700 S. Holly St., Denver, CO 80222 | Get Directions
720 810 7307
Hours: 6:30 am until the start of the school day and end of the school day until 6 pm | School Holidays Excluded
Contact: Shyer Fabling - sfabling@denverymca.org
720 810 7307

Southwest Family YMCA serves Sabin, Traylor, Bear Creek, Kunsmiller and Westgate

5181 W. Kenyon Ave., Denver, CO 80236 | Get Directions
Contact: Erin Garcia - egarcia@denverymca.org
720 219 7860

CCAP Accepted License #58361

To use CCAP (Colorado Child Care Assistance Program) for YMCA Before and After School Child Care, please call 720 524 2792 to be added to our list.  We have limited space, and it’s available on a first come first serve basis. Also, contact your case worker before school starts (12 weeks) to change your provider to your desired location.