Child Care

About Child Care

YMCA’s are the nation’s largest provider of child care. We provide high-quality and affordable programs that are family-centered and values-based to nurture children’s healthy development. Our preschool and school-age child care programs encourage family involvement through special events, newsletters, parent advisory committees, and volunteers in the classrooms. The programs are state licensed, and all staff meet or exceed licensing regulations for background checks, education and experience.

Design Your Own Child Care Schedule

1. Discounts for Siblings and Y Members
2. Cost Assistance Programs Available
3. No Charge for Sick or Vacation Breaks

Contact Amy Glysz for further information on prices.


Monday-Friday: 6:00AM-6:30PM


Amy Glysz




Fun Active Learning
FREE swim lessons on swim days during preschool.
Sports, learning centers, Christian values, field trips, arts & crafts, and more are offered.
Classes available 1-5 days per week.
Extended care is also available.

School Age

Kindergarten-6th Grade: All day (before and after school) and half day (before or after school) care is available. Call for rate information!
Open for fog delays and school closings. Bus transportation is available in the local area (Tinora, Ayersville, & Defiance).
Your child can participate in any classes at the Y, which we will escort them to.

Child Watch

As a service to our members, we offer babysitting while you work out.
FREE for Members
Monday-Friday: 8:30am-10:30am
Monday-Friday: 5:15pm-8:00pm
$3.00 First Child; $1.50 for Each Additional Child.