The Y is a leading nonprofit committed to nurturing the potential of every child and teen, supporting their social-emotional, cognitive and physical development from birth to career. In the Hunterdon County YMCA’s after school program youth receive help with homework and can also explore arts, S.T.E.M., health and wellness, leadership development and service learning. Financial assistance is available to those in need, to ensure every child and teen has the opportunity to learn and grow at the Y.

After School Program

Program Activities Your Child Will Love

Through a well-rounded approach to youth development, the Y’s programs offer activities in a caring and safe environment during the critical hours after school.  The Y nurtures the potential of youth throughout the school year. The Y’s after school program focuses on 9 Components: 21st Century Skills, Arts, College & Career Readiness, Family and Parent Engagement, Global Learning & Inclusion, Health & Wellness, Academic Enrichment, Leadership Development, and Service Learning.

Steps to Registering for Before and After School Programs Online

  • Join the Y

    To participate in the before and/or after school program, your child must have a current full or program membership to the Hunterdon County YMCA. Click here, select either location and the Youth Program or Family Program for 2 or more children. To enjoy all of the benefits of the YMCA, select a Full Facility membership option.


    Choose your school from the list and then select your options; before school program and/or after school program and the number of days per week, or drop-in, for use on an as-needed basis.

2019-20 Registration Links
Membership and balance must be current to register.  Please note – 2nd child/financial assistance adjustments will be applied after registration.

If you choose to register online, you are automatically scheduling yourself for AutoPay on the first day of each month of attendance as well as any extra day and drop in fees.   Program memberships for enrolled participants on AutoPay will be automatically renewed. 

Please note:  Attendance at programs may begin the day after a two business day processing period following the day of registration (not including weekends and holidays).  For example, if registered on Monday, child may begin to attend on Thursday.

Parent Handbook 2019-20
Registration forms 2019-20 school year

Barley Sheaf
Conley School
Copper Hill
East Amwell
Holland Brook
Holland Twp.
Lebanon Borough
Reading-Fleming Intermediate
Readington Middle
Robert Hunter
Three Bridges
West Amwell

Program Outline

The before school programs begin at 7 a.m. and run until the school day starts, and after-school programs begin at dismissal and run until 6 p.m. There is a choice of attending 2, 3, 4, or 5 days per week for the after-school program. The before school program fee covers 5 days per week regardless of the number of days attending. Programs run on most school holidays and the holiday programs are available to children in the after-school program only. There is no additional fee for holiday programs as long as the holiday falls on a day the child is regularly scheduled to attend. Drop-in care is available for most programs, though children must be registered before attending. Please note, drop-in care is not available for Barley Sheaf, Holland after-school programs, or Desmares before school program.

Information and Resources

Benefits of the Program

Our before and after school programs include some great benefits for parents. There’s no need to travel, as our program is located inside the school. Additionally, your child will attend these extracurricular activities at their school surrounded by classmates and peers he or she already knows. Feel secure in knowing your child is under the supervision of experienced guidance, in the longtime established and trusted YMCA.

Schools We Service

Locations have both before school and after school programs unless otherwise noted. Schools we service are as follows:

  • Barley Sheaf School
  • Conley School
  • Copper Hill School
  • Delaware Township
  • Desmares School
  • East Amwell Township School
  • Holland Brook School (after school only)
  • Holland Township (contact staff for rates)
  • JP Case Middle School (students will be bussed to RFIS)
  • Kingwood Township School (before school starts 7:15 a.m.)
  • Lambertville Public School (busing available to West Amwell After School Program)
  • Lebanon Borough School (Beginning September 2019)
  • Readington Middle School (after school only)
  • Reading-Fleming Intermediate School
  • Robert Hunter School Stockton Borough School
  • Tewksbury Elementary School
  • Three Bridges School
  • West Amwell Township School
  • Whitehouse School

Rates and Registration

Two full business days are required in between registration and attendance, not including weekends and holidays. Registration for these programs require:

  • A completed registration packet
  • Current YMCA membership for your child
  • A non-refundable $40 registration fee ($50 between 8/23 & 9/12)
  • Payment in full for the 1st month’s tuition (except June 1 thru Aug 21)
  • A non-refundable $100 deposit, which will be subtracted from the final tuition payment, provided a proper 30-day notice is given.

Our Contacts

School Age Child Care Director:
Wendy Crocetti
908-483-4622, wcrocetti@hcymca.org
(Contact for Delaware, East Amwell, Holland, Kingwood, and West Amwell districts)

District Director:
Stephanie Lawreck
908-483-4628, sflawreck@hcymca.org
(Contact for Flemington-Raritan, Readington, Conley, and Tewksbury districts)

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