Afterschool Program

The YMCA holds convenient, affordable, flexible Afterschool Programs for kids in K-6 grades in both Canton and Farmington. In Canton, we offer both an Academic and a Traditional Program, held at Eastview Elementary School. In Farmington, we hold a Traditional Program, located at Farmington Elementary School, before and after school.

Choose the best program for your child! Find out more:

Our Traditional Afterschool Programs

Our Academic Program

Traditional Afterschool Programs

Kids build friendships and learn values in a positive, healthy environment in the Y’s Traditional Afterschool Program in Canton and Farmington. This program offers convenient, affordable care for children in Kindergarten through 6th grade. Staff lead and participate in large and small group games, fitness games, STEM activities, and arts and crafts. Kids will have outdoor playtime, weather permitting. Healthy snacks served daily.

  • Eastview School Age Center offers after school care from school dismissal until 6 pm. It is located at Eastview Elementary, and children are bussed from Westview and Lincoln.
  • Farmington School Age Center offers before school care (6:30-8:15) and after school care ( from dismissal to 6 pm) at Farmington Central Elementary School.
  • Flexible scheduling; you choose which days your child attends, and only pay for those days.
  • Homework assistance is available.
  • When school is out, we are staffed and ready. Open on early dismissal days and 7 am - 6 pm on most No School Days.
  • Healthy Snacks & Physical Activities Are Offered Daily
  • We are proud to be one of 18 Ys named Y USA HEPA Champions for Healthy Eating & Physical Activity Standards!
  • Financial assistance is available through YMCA. Scholarships available and Child Care Connection is accepted.

Our Academic Program

This program, offered in Canton only, provides additional academic support through personalized tutoring and enrichment activities. It also includes everything that our regular after school programs provide. The program also leads students in activities in the areas of 21st Century Technology, Global Learning, Leadership, Art, Service Learning and Career Explorations. It is designed to give children what they need to succeed at school!

  • The Academic Program open to all elementary students.
  • Program is located at Eastview Elementary.
  • Children are bussed from Westview and Lincoln.
  • Offers individualized academic support.
  • Homework assistance given daily.
  • Offered Mon-Fri from school dismissal until 5:30 pm.
  • Attend two, three, or every day of the week.

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Registration Is Open! Download Registration Forms Here, or stop by the Canton Family YMCA and pick them up.

Westview Registration Form

Eastview Registration Form

Farmington Registration Form

Fees for all afterschool program sites:

1 day - $10.00
2 days - $20.00
3 days - $30.00
4 days - $40.00
5 days - $50.00
All day - $26.00

  • 30% discount on additional children.
  • Farmington before school care is $5 per day.
  • We can debit your fees on a monthly basis from a credit card or checking or savings account.