Child Watch as of March 1, 2019

As a service to our members and program participants, the Hanover Area YMCA Child Watch program provides on-site child care for your family while enjoying our facility. Our goal is to provide a positive experience for children in a safe, healthy, and secure environment during your visit. We offer interesting and inviting age-appropriate activities implemented by caring and energetic staff members.

Locations and Hours

North Hanover Location (Max 40)   
Monday-Friday:   8:00 am-12:00 pm/ 4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Saturday:   8:00 am-12:00 pm

South Hanover Location (Max 40)
Monday-  Friday: 8:00 am-12:00 pm/  4:45 pm-8:00 pm
Saturday:   8:00 am-12:00 pm

Littlestown Location
Monday-Friday:   9:00 am–11:00 am
Monday-Thursday:   5:00 pm-8:00 pm


AGES:  8 weeks - 8 years    


Current Members with the Family Membership receive child watch as a free benefit. (Sessions are limited to 2 hours per day).

Current Members without a Family Membership: Current Members without a Family Membership: We offer a monthly option at $6 per child (up to 2 children, all additional children are free). Or a pay-as-you-go option for $2 per child, per session, per Member. All sessions are limited to 2 hours per day.


Late Fees: $1 per minute after a 5 minute grace period.

Hours: May vary throughout the year. If the hours change, the Hanover Area YMCA will post changes at each location and through social media platforms.

NOTE: For the safety of each child, a member signing in a child for Child Watch must be a parent/ legal guardian (age 18+) or have written approval from the child’s parent or legal guardian to utilize Child Watch. You will be asked to fill out a Child Watch Emergency Form to keep on file, please be sure to keep this updated.

Contact us:

500 George Street
Hanover, PA 17331
Phone: 717-632-8211
Fax: 717-632-6505


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