The YMCA After School Program has been voted one of the TOP 3 programs in Cumberland County by readers of the Fayetteville Observer. The program's design is open to students K-grade 5, inviting all students including homeschoolers. Participants receive a balanced program in a safe and fun environment for children to call home between the hours of 3:00pm-6:00pm. Children will be provided a healthy snack and homework time before they participate in value-based devotion, structured sports, crafts and games.

The Y's program cirriculum places a priority on developing social skills, promoting a healthy lifestyle, and teaching core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.


Fayetteville Branch YMCA (2717 Fort Bragg Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28303)
Hope Mills Branch YMCA (3910 Ellison Street Hope Mills, NC 28348)

5-12 years

Fayetteville Hours:
Drop Off by Parents begins at 3:30pm
Pick Up by Parents is from 4:30pm until 6:00pm

Hope Mills Hours:
Parent After school drop off at 2:00pm
After School is from 2:00pm until 6:00pm

Hope Mills Branch

Serving the following schools:

  • Baldwin
  • Cashwell
  • Rockfish
  • Hope Mills Middle
  • South View Middle

Saleeby Family Branch

Before Care: Starts at 6:30-school starts

After care: From school dismissal - 6:00pm 



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