La Crosse Area Family YMCA opens Summer Care registration

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — The La Crosse Area YMCA is opening up registration for summer child care programming.

Summer Care is available for children ages 5 to 12.

The YMCA suggests that families register as soon as possible for better enrollment options.

The number of families needing child care over the summer is growing.

“We are anticipating [enrollment] being pretty full this summer,” said Katie Tischer of the YMCA. “We’ve seen steady growth since the beginning of COVID.”

Placeholder registration for families that are already in care programs began this morning and closes at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Registration for new families will begin on March 15.

You can find more information on the YMCA’s website.

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