Child Watch

Child Watch is drop-in care while you are visiting us to work out. Child Watch is available at both the Janesville YMCA and Parker YMCA.

Who can use Child Watch?

Child Watch is FREE but only available as part of a household membership. Parents and Guardians may leave their children with the Child Watch program but they must remain on the premises. We offer care for children 6 weeks – 9 years old.

Length of Visits

  • 6 weeks – 18 months: 1 hour
  • 18 months – 9 years: 3 hoursĀ 


Janesville YMCA:
Monday – Friday: 9AM – 1PM & 4-8PM
Saturday: 7:45 – 11AM

Parker YMCA:
Currently unavailable due to staffing.

Janesville YMCA Child Watch

Save your spot! With our new ‘save your spot’ feature, you can ensure your child has a spot in our Child Watch area! Spots can be saved up to 2 weeks in advance.