Before & After School Enrichment (BASE) Program

Your day doesn’t always end when the kids are done with the school day. That’s why the Y offers afterschool programs that serve thousands of children in Hillsborough County. YMCA Before & After School focuses on nurturing a child’s development by providing a safe and healthy place to learn foundational skills. Kids will develop healthy, trusting relationships and build self-reliance through the Y values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. The Before & After School program is available for children in grades K-5 (kindergartener must be at least 5 years old). All of our afterschool programs provide a range of activities, including:

  • Academic enrichment and homework assistance
  • Structured outdoor activities for physical activity 
  • Hands-on, engaging indoor activities
  • Free healthy snacks
  • Arts and crafts ​​​​

2022 - 2023 Registration Information

  • To enroll, select School Site Locations, YMCA Locations or Community Locations below to find the program right for your family. 
  • Please note: in order to provide the safest and best experience for your family, your child may begin attending program two (2) days* AFTER the registration date, while space is available. *Subject to change.
  • HCPS employees must register for Before/After School programs online. Once you have completed online registration, complete the 2022 -2023 employee rate application and submit to A member of the Tampa YMCA YES Center will adjust the initial and future payments based on your application. 
    • Please note: all information required including the employee rate application must be submitted before your child may begin attending the program.
    • HCPS employee discount available only at BASE School Site Locations.

School Site Locations

YMCA Before & After School Enrichment program is offered at 26 elementary schools throughout Hillsborough County. 

YMCA Locations

YMCA Before & After School Enrichment program is offered at: Bob Sierra Youth and Family Center, Camp Cristina, Northwest Y and South Tampa Y. Drop off and transportation options are now available!