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.


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


Erica Nicely




Fun Active Learning
FREE swim lessons on swim days during preschool.
Sports, learning centers, Christian values, field trips, arts & crafts, and more are offered.
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 FREE babysitting while you work out. Parent(s) must stay in the facility while using this service.

Monday-Friday: 9:00am-12:00pm
Monday-Thursday: 5:00pm-8:00pm