YMCA Afters & Holidays


After School Care


The YMCA of Canberra offers After School Care at St John Vianney's Primary. This service is offered Monday to Friday during school terms and operates from the end of the school day until 6:00pm. Bookings can be made on a permanent or casual basis. Programs include physical activities that develop fitness and coordination, creative art projects, music, drama and fun play activities. A light, healthy afternoon snack is provided at all of these services and this is included in the fees.

School Holiday program

The YMCA of Canberra offers vacation care every school holidays in several locations throughout Canberra, including at nearby St Judes Primary School, for primary school age children. Vacation Care with the YMCA offers supervised care by qualified staff, fun and interesting activities, and a special excursion or activity every day of the program.

For more information about either of these programs, please visit the YMCA of Canberra Website.   

The YMCA Children’s Services can be contacted on (02) 6242 4040 or by emailing cscanberra@ymca.org.au