Joplin Family Y Locations

Joplin Family YMCA South


  • Address
  • 3404 W. McIntosh Circle
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Joplin Family YMCA South

  • Hours
  • M - F 4:00am - 10:00pm
  • Sat. 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Sun. 12:00pm - 8:00pm

School Plus On-Site Afterschool Care

School Plus Afterschool Care is offered at the following schools during the school year:

  • Carl Junction
  • Carterville
  • Cecil Floyd
  • Columbia
  • Eastmorland
  • Harry S. Truman
  • Heritage Youth Development Center
  • Irving
  • Jefferson
  • Kelsey Norman
  • McKinley
  • Royal Heights
  • Soaring Heights
  • Stapleton
  • West Central

Child Care for a Brighter Future

At the Y, we understand the difficulties working families face in raising children, so we are here to provide help with homework and a healthy snack so that time at home is truly family time.

When your child spends time with the Y after school, they are not returning to an empty house unsupervised. Plus, kids in our care develop confidence, character and other skills that set the stage for future success in life.

What You’ve Just Got to Know

  • Who? Children K-5
  • What? Afterschool care in a safe, nurturing environment
  • When? Directly after school until 6 pm
  • Where? On-site at your child’s elementary school
  • Why? Arts, games, friends, homework time, sports, healthy snacks, and the list goes on!

Register Your Child

Download Registration Packet
Download Parent Handbook
Download Add/Change Form
Registration paperwork must be turned in at the Joplin Family YMCA Child Care Office.


We believe that we have something special at the Y and that everyone should have access to it. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and corporate sponsors, we are able to provide financial aid to those who might not otherwise be able to be a part of our Y family.

If you are in need of financial aid for membership or programs, please contact us. State Aid and tribal subsidies are also accepted for those who qualify.
Scholarship Application (Also download State Assistance)
State Assistance Form for Scholarship Application