Child Care

YMCAs 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.2013-11-15_HKD14-girl2-9614_rgb


Child Watch
At the Y, we give parents peace of mind to know that their child is enjoying fun-filled activities in a safe, supervised environment while they work out. Inquire at the front desk.

BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 1, 2017  CHILD WATCH WILL BE                                                                       FREE FOR MEMBERS.
Non-member must purchase a family day pass.
Ages: 6 weeks – 5 years
Days/Hours: Monday – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – Noon
                             Monday – Thursday, 5:00 -7:30 pm


School-age child care programs at the Y give children the foundation they need to thrive. We are here for families who need us most, with financial assistance available. Contact Bill Davis for information.

Afterschool Care
During the school year the Y provides care for kids with fun,  creative activities and active play. Healthy snacks are provided and homework time is given too. Transportation for Afterschool Care from South Knox School Corporation and Vincennes Community School Corporation provided. Complete and return the application to enroll.
Grades: K-6
Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 2:30-6:00 p.m.
Fee:  Member, $8/day; Non-Member, $15/day
Registration Fee: Individual, $30; Family $50

All Day Care
When school cancelled due to bad weather or a holiday, the Y is here for you! Children spend the day in gymnastics, playing games, swimming and making crafts. Pre-registration required.
Registration Forms
Grades: K-6
Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Fee: Member, $20/day; Non-Member, $25/day and $15/day if attending Afterschool Care
Registration Fee: Individual, $30; Family, $50

Summer Day Camp 
The possibilities are endless at Y Day Camp! Kids can explore nature, discover new talents, try new activities, and make lasting friendships and memories. And of course, it’s fun too! We take advantage of all the Y has to offer, like swimming every day, activities in our gyms and play time in our gymnastics center – plus the occasional field trip.

Ages: Grades K-5 (includes children entering Kindergarten through children entering the 6th grade in the fall)
Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Fee:  Part-time and Full-time rates available. See camp handbook for 2018.
Registration Fee: Individual, $30; Family $50