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Child Care in Central, South & West Seattle

Get convenient, high quality Y care close to
home and keep your child active physically,
intellectually and socially the whole day.

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Day Camps in
Central, South & West Seattle

Check out our summer camp offerings serving the communities of White Center, Beacon Hill, South Park, West Seattle and Fauntleroy, Washington.

Kids Thrive at the
West Seattle &
Fauntleroy YMCA

Find fun programs and resources for kids of all ages in White Center, Beacon Hill, South Park, West Seattle and Fauntleroy, Washington.
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Child Care

Providing Kids With A Strong Start

The values and skills children learn early in life are the vital building blocks for successful adulthood. At the Y, kids learn their ABC’s, learn to share, learn about teamwork and, most importantly, learn how to be themselves.

Preschool Child Care

Preschool Child Care

Ages 2.5 - 5 years

Get the support you need with Preschool Child Care at the Y. Our YMCA values-based program will help your young child learn essential social, physical, and intellectual building blocks.

Before & Afterschool Care

Before & Afterschool Care

Ages 5 - 12 years

Get convenient, high quality Y care right at your school and keep your child active physically, intellectually and socially the whole day.

Summer Camps

Active Minds, New Challenges & Fun Adventures

Our Summer Camps offer your child the opportunity to grow through exploring their outdoors, building self-confidence and independence, learning core values, developing life skills and being actively engaged.

Outdoor Day Camp

Outdoor Day Camp

Grades 1 - 4

The fun and freedom of being outdoors while learning new skills and making new friends.

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

Grades K-5

Hands-on, structured enrichment activities in art, science, storytelling and outdoor play fill each day.

Kids on Their Way

Kids on Their Way

Grades Entering K

Focus on developing social skills, encouraging reading and improving early writing skills to help ease the transition into Kindergarten.

Preschool Learning Series

Preschool Learning Series

Ages 4-5

Offering a summer alternative to childcare and preschool, this camp provides social interaction, hands-on learning and exploration, and lots of fun!

Sports Camps

Sports Camps

Grades Preschool - 4th

Blend skill development, fun activities and great games in a wide-range of sports.

Trek

Trek

Grades 5-6

Tween campers explore our community, develop a new skill like cooking or boating

Flying Horseshoe Ranch Camp

Flying Horseshoe Ranch Camp

Grades 4 - 6

Head to an Eastern Washington farm to splash through creeks, hike leaf-canopied trails, ride horseback and enjoy campfires under the stars.

Overnight Camp

Overnight Camp

Grades 1 - 12

Get the classic camping experience you’ll remember the rest of your life at Camp Orkila or Camp Colman. Enjoy boating, skateboarding, campfires and horseback riding.

Outdoor Adventure Programs

Outdoor Adventure Programs

Ages 10 - 18 years

Out there in the wild blue yonder, we work together to develop leadership skills that will help you succeed in life, whatever path you choose.

Swim, Sports & Play

Fun activities that build athletic, social and interpersonal skills

At the Y, kids play and develop new skills while learning sportsmanship and the value of staying active - important tools they'll carry with them the rest of their lives. The Y is a great resource for healthy family fun - rain or shine.

Swimming Lessons

Swimming Lessons

Ages 3 months - adults

Learn to swim like a fish! Whether you’re a beginner or on your way to the Olympics, you’ll make a splash at our indoor pool.

Youth Sports

Youth Sports

Ages 3 - 16 years

Y Youth Sports blend skill development, fun activities and great games for your child. We focus on teamwork, fair play and inclusiveness.

Youth Activities

Youth Activities

Ages 3 - 16 years

From martial arts and dance to gymnastics and teen leadership programs, Youth Activities at the Y offer kids a chance to develop physical and social skills guided by the caring leadership of Y staff.

Family & Social Activities

Family & Social Activities

Ages 3+

Family dinners, family camps, cooking classes, family gym time and Parents Night Out are just a few of the many Y programs that keep families active and playing together.