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.
Child watch while you work out at the YMCA

Child Watch While You Work Out

Work out or take a class at your Y while your kids have fun in a safe environment.
YMCA dance class for kids and youth

Kids Classes

Our classes for kids little to big include dance, theater, yoga, visual art, and much more.
Mother and daughter at YMCA family activities

Family Programs

From family yoga to parents’ night out to family camp, the Y offers programs that brings the family together.
Teens Take the City through college prep and leadership development programs at the YMCA

Teen Programs

Teens can play a sport, work on leadership skills, prep for college, and give back through Y programs designed for them.
Mom and kids playing at table of Greenpoint YMCA

Birthday Parties

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

Child Care, Preschool, and UPK

Infant and daycare, preschool, and Universal Pre-K is available at select YMCA branches.
Kids learning at YMCA afterschool programs at elementary schools

Y Afterschool

The Y serves thousands of kids in dozens of quality afterschool programs throughout the city.