• Bookmark and Share facebook

Mary Tyler McClenahan Child Development Center

YMCA Quicklinks

BEFORE- AND AFTER-SCHOOL CHILD CARE

In over 100 locations across the Richmond and Petersburg area our licensed programs support your child’s academic success while keeping them active, prepared and engaged.

Learn More

BRING A BUDDY

Bring your buddies for FREE to workout with you at the Y in the month of August. You're more likely to stay motivated when you're working out with a buddy. So take a class, take a dip or just get in a good sweat - it's better together at the Y!

Learn More

VOTED ONE OF THE BEST

YMCA camps voted one of the best summer day camps in Richmond magazine's 2014 Best and Worst of Survey! With 16 branch locations throughout the Greater Richmond and Petersburg area as well as YMCA Camp Thunderbird offering summer day camps, specialty camps, sports camps and summer child care, we have a camp for you!

Register Today

YMCA Bright Beginnings

YMCA Bright Beginnings gives children in our community the tools they need to succeed for the upcoming school year. Eligible students receive new clothes, shoes and backpack filled with supplies. By donating to YMCA Bright Beginnings you can give a child the confidence they need to start the school year on the right foot.

Give Today

2025 Strategic Plan

A stronger, healthier tomorrow begins today. The new Strategic Plan will be a compass for our programs and services that will allow us to serve the community even better in Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.

Learn More
  • Early Childhood Education/Preschool Now Available

    Full-and half-day child care services licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Social Services are now available YMCA Mary Tyler McClenahan Child Development Center. Register your child today!  Learn More >

  • Before-and After-School Child Care Now Available

    Before-and After-School Child Care services licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Social Services are now available at the YMCA Mary Tyler McClenahan Child Development Center. Transportation is available to/from Bensley Elementary, Beulah Elementary, Falling Creek Elementary, and Hopkins Elementary. Register your child today!  Learn More >

  • Fulfilling the Mission

    The Y is a Charity Our YMCA is strengthening the community in order to provide a foundation upon which all people can build a secure future. Consider giving today.  Learn More >