YWCA Rock County Child Care Program
The YWCA Child Care Program recognizes the benefits of quality care that keeps kids safe, engaged, and enriched. Programs include Pre-K/P4J at the YWCA, Before and After School Care at eleven Janesville schools and two Milton schools, Non-School Days, and Summer Discovery Day Camp.
IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES: Fall enrollment for current families is from March 13th – 17th 2023 and March 28th will be open to the public. Summer enrollment is May 6th, 2023.
The Janesville School District has no school March 20th – March 24th and March 31st. The Milton School District has no school March 27th – 31st. YWCA Rock County will have Non-School days available March 20th – March 24th, and March 31st at the YWCA Rock County location at 1735 S. Washington St. in Janesville.
Pre-K/P4J (4-Year-Old Kindergarten)
In collaboration with the Janesville School District, YWCA Rock County is a community partner providing early learning opportunities for children who are four on or before September 1. The program operates Monday-Friday from 8:15-11 am. We also offer an afternoon session from 12:00-2:45 pm.
To enroll in P4J, contact the School District of Janesville at (608) 743-5000.
For families who need care outside the P4J academic hours laid out above, wrap-around care is also available. This service is available from 6:30 a.m. -5 p.m. at our Community Service Center, 1735 S. Washington St., Janesville.
Pre-K (3 year Old Pre-school)
We offer pre-school sessions from 8:30-11am, Monday through Friday when P4J school is in session. Wrap around care is available from 6:30am-5:00pm.
Call (608)752-5445 for more information
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Posted by YWCA Rock County on Friday, December 21, 2018
The YWCA Before and After School Program provides child care for elementary school-age children (ages 4-12) during the school year. The program runs from 6:30 a.m. until school starts and resumes at the close of school until 6:00 p.m.
The Before and After School Program currently operates at many schools in Janesville and Milton including: Adams, Harmony, Harrison, Jefferson, Kennedy, Lincoln, Monroe, Roosevelt, Van Buren and Washington.
Child care funding is accepting through the W-2 Program and the YWCA offers financial assistance to eligible families.
Yearly Enrollment Fee (Before & After Care)
- $100 for the first child
- $60 for each additional child
Before and After School Care Enrollment (Paid Weekly)
- $45 (first child)
- $40 (each additional child)
- $65 (first child)
- $60 (each additional child)
Discounts may apply.
Call Enrollment Assistant, Teri Luepnitz at 608-752-5445 ext. 230, or email email@example.com to see if space is available.
YWCA Rock County provides child care on non-school days on a first-call, first-served basis.
These days include parent-teacher conferences, winter and spring breaks, etc. This state-licensed program is available from 6:30am-6:00pm at the YWCA Community Service Center, 1735 S. Washington St, Janesville.
- arts & crafts
- field trips
Students bring a sack lunch, but the YWCA provides a morning and afternoon snack.
If school is canceled, the YWCA Before & After School Child Care program will not operate at the schools. If school is canceled prior to start time, call the YWCA at (608) 752-5445 ext. 107 to check availability for child care. Sign up is on a first-call, first-served basis.
If the YWCA is closed due to severe weather which makes it dangerous for staff to travel, a snow day program will not be offered.
If you are looking for awesome activities to keep your school-age children busy throughout the summer, we have just what you are looking for! The YWCA Summer Discovery Day Camp is full of fun-filled engaging events and experiences to keep kids occupied throughout the summer. Space is limited and sign up is on a first-come, first-serve basis.