Berlin Before & After School Care

Before and after school care and half-day care is available in Griswold Elementary, Hubbard Elementary, & Willard Elementary Schools for students in grades K through 5. All students in the program should arrive wearing their masks and wear them throughout the time they are in program. 


  • Before Care – 7:00 a.m. to School Start
  • After Care – School Dismissal to 5:30 p.m.
  • If school has a delay then the AM program starts at 8:00 AM 
  • If school dismisses early due to weather, our PM program will close at 4:00

Half Days

  • On half days we provide care for those in the Aftercare program from the time school is dismissed until 5:30 p.m.
  • For those not enrolled in our weekly program, you can register for care on scheduled half days for only $40 per day. Preregistration is required.

No School Days

  • On scheduled no school days we offer Fun Days at an additional cost (not including major holidays).
  • Details are available two weeks prior to the no school day.

Snow Days 

  • Delayed Opening - If your child's school has a delayed opening due to a snow day and you need child care, we offer Snow Delay opening care.  Preregistration is required. Please call Amy for more information at 860.357.2717.

2022-2023 Registration Information

Register between May 16th and July 1st and we will waive the $35 registration fee.

There are two ways to register:

  • You can register online (if you registered for summer camp, it is a similar process)
  • Print the forms, complete them, bring them to the New Britain YMCA during business hours and register.
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