Before and after care gives parents the option of extra care at the YMCA. This is an informal time when children are supervised while they play a variety of self-directed games and activities. The fee includes both before and after care, regardless of which options are used or how many days are used. Please note that Before and After care is not available for Camp Birkett.
Schedule: 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 4:30–6:00 p.m.
Sessions 1-11

Financial Assistance
Through the generous contributions of our donors, the Ann Arbor YMCA is able to provide financial scholarships that enable all members of the community to enjoy YMCA programs, regardless of income. Click here to learn more about applying for a day camp scholarship. Aplicacíon de beca para los Campamentos de Verano aqui. The deadline for scholarship applications is March 15, 2016.

All staff members are selected for their maturity, dedication, enthusiasm, and desire to work with children. Men and women are recruited from colleges and universities around the country and have years of experience working with children.

Our entire staff is CPR and First Aid-certified and participates in an intensive week-long training program that covers safety, supervision, counseling and camp procedures. Ann Arbor YMCA average counselor-to-camper ratios exceed state guidelines to ensure that your child receives the best care and attention possible. If you would like to work with us this summer, please submit a staff application before March 15, 2016. Staff applications are available online at

Refund/Transfer Policy

Deposits are non-refundable under any circumstances. Up to seven days before the beginning of the specific camp session, all funds, less the deposit, are refundable and transferable within other day camp programs. This includes transfers to a new session and/or current day camp balance dues.

Within seven days all funds are non-refundable and non-transferable to a balance due or new registration. A written physician-authorized note verifying illness or injury is required in order to obtain a refund if a child cancels within seven days of the session start date. If a camper fails to show for a registered session without notice, there will be no refund issued. In cases of homesickness, dismissal, or voluntary withdrawal, there will be no refund of any fees.