From preschool and after school to arts classes and teen programs, we offer something for all young New Yorkers and their families.

Kid playing basketball in youth sports class at the YMCA

Youth Sports

Kids can learn to play a sport, develop their skills, and make new friends in our youth sports programs. Sports include basketball, baseball, soccer, gymnastics, and more.
YMCA dance class for kids and youth

Arts & Education Classes

Our classes for kids little to big include dance, yoga, gymnastics, and much more.
Preschool kids at the YMCA

Child Care and Preschool

Our early childhood program for ages six months through five years is designed to provide flexible child care for working parents.
Child watch while you work out at the YMCA

Free Child Watch

Work out or take a class at your Y while your kids have fun in a safe environment.
Kids learning at YMCA afterschool programs at elementary schools

Y Afterschool

The Vanderbilt Y provides quality afterschool programs, geared to further enrich kids' academic development, and foster positive social interactions.
Teens in free YMCA teen center

Teen Programs

Teens can play a sport, work on leadership skills, prep for college, and give back through Y programs designed for them.
Mother and son at YMCA family activities

Family Programs

From family gym time and family swim, to family outings and parents' night out, the Y offers programs that brings the family together.
Kids swimming for birthday pool party at the YMCA

Birthday Parties

Throw a hassle-free, fun-filled birthday party for your child at the Vanderbilt YMCA. We offer party packages including pool parties, sports parties, and much more.

Try Us for Free

Experience the Y for free by downloading a guest pass.