(781) 324-7680   99 Dartmouth Street, Malden, MA 02148 M-F 5:30a-9p Sat 7:30a-5p Sun 7:30a-2p

Mystic Valley YMCA

Medford Youth Center


The Medford School Age Child Care Program of the Mystic Valley YMCA is enrolling and currently running. 

Ages: 5-13 yrs  

Our curriculum addresses all aspects of Youth Development, offering carefully planned activities to ensure that children have a safe environment to grow socially, physically, and cognitively. We focus on STEAM, literacy, social emotional and gross motor development that stress the YMCA’s values of caring, honest, respect and responsibility. We serve snack daily*. Fee is $145.00 per week or $29.00 a day.  For program specific questions or information please feel free to contact the Director of Child Care Programs Shannon Cioffi at scioffi@mv-ymca.org or call Site Coordinators at 781-661-8809


We are currently accepting applications. Financial Aid is available. It is based on income and family size.  This program also accepts vouchers.


Interested in Joining the Program: All previous YMCA balances must be cleared before registration. The registration application must be completed in full in order for your child(ren) to attend the program. Contact Administrative Assistant Helen DaPonta for more enrollment information 781-324-7680 x234 or  hdaponta@mv-ymca.org. All applications must be returned to Helen.  


Contact Shannon Cioffi at scioffi@mv-ymca.org for more information about enrollment or other center information.

Program Location:

30 Forest Street

Medford, MA 02155

Phone: (781) 661-8809

Fax: (781) 324-7856

Mailing Address:

Malden YMCA

Attn: Medford Youth Center

99 Dartmouth Street

Malden, MA 02148

* Program operates most school closures, holidays and vacation weeks

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