Before and After School Care for Your Kids

We are no longer taking registrations for the 2020-2021 School Age Child Care program. If you would like to be added to a waiting list, please contact Katie Dudas at

Before School Care

The YMCA offers a state-licensed program that serves families in need of before school care. The program begins at 7:00am, is available to students in the Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District and is located in each elementary school.

After School Care

The state-licensed YMCA SACC program for after care is located at all public elementary & middle schools in Scotch Plains-Fanwood, from school dismissal until 6:30pm.

Our program follows the YMCA of the USA School Age Child Care Curriculum Framework, which includes nine core content areas: Arts & Humanities, Service Learning, Character Development, Health, Wellness & Fitness, Homework Support, Literacy, Science & Technology, Service Learning, Social Competence and Conflict Resolution.

Family Handbook (PDF)
Program Application and Health Information (PDF)
Weather Related Delays-Closings (PDF)
Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Emergency Care Plan (PDF)
2020-2021 Rates (PDF)

For more information on School Age Child Care, please contact Katie Dudas at 908-889-8880 or