Plain City Before/After School Child Care

We offer State Licensed Before and/or After School Child Care for Plain City Elementary. Our Staff are trained professionals.  They attend ongoing trainings in the following areas:  Child Abuse, First Aid and CPR, Communicable Diseases and Child Development.  Activities at Before/After School Care vary daily.  The activity schedules are planned in advance and posted to encourage children to plan for upcoming events.

Plain City Before/After School Care
This Before and After School Care is operated and ran by the Union County Family YMCA. 
It is located at 580 S. Chillicothe St, Plain City, OH 43064.
Hours: Monday—Friday:  Before School Care: 6:30am - 8:30am After School Care: 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Registration: Starts in April for current participants. New student registration begins in May. 
Forms are then available for those who would like to enter the program.
Forms: Plain City Before/After School Brochure  |Plain City Before/After School Interest Form

Steps to Register:
1) Complete Interest Form found here.
2) Email completed Interest Form to Rachael Likens at, 
or bring into her on site at Plain City Elementary, 580 S Chillicothe St.
3) Rachel Likens will email you the enrollment packet to complete, and collect payment information for billing.

Please Note: Spots are reserved on a first come first serve basis with final approval by the
Administrative department. Snacks are provided in the afternoon session. The program 
operates during two hour delays; however, since this program is in the school it does not 
operate during scheduled school breaks, snow days, or cancellations after two hour delays. 
Plain City Summer Camp
Plain City Summer Camp

While we won't be able to offer summer day camp in Plain City this summer, 
we still care about families receiving quality care and having a positive summer experience.  
For a list of other nearby program options click here. 

We are excited to see everyone return for 
YMCA Plain City Elementary Before/After Care 2023/23 school year and Summer Day Camp 2024! 
For questions contact Rachael at 

Did you know?

The YMCA offers open enrollment for before and after school care?

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YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility are incorporated into daily programming.


Variety of age appropriate activities that promote opportunities for children to explore their environment safely and confidently.


Activities are led by assigned teachers, as well as, self directed by the child.  Creativity is encouraged to help promote individual growth.


Group and individual play. Kid Connect has activities that promote decision making skills, teach responsible behavior, and develop the child’s self confidence.