NWT's largest licensed after- school care provider

Registration for 2020/21 after-school programs for students currently in the program will open Tuesday, April 14 at 9:00 a.m and close on April 30. If there is space remaining, public registration will open starting May 4th, 2020 at 9a.m. Registration will be by e-mail only ( and none will be accepted prior to this date. Please include the following info: 

  • Child's name

  • Date of birth

  • School attending 


The after-school program is available at all Yellowknife schools.  Staff provide a wide variety of exciting indoor and outdoor activities to keep children engaged and entertained. Registration opens April 2020 for children who are already in the program and opens to the public if there are any spots available after this.


Ages: Children ages JK - age 11.

Time: From dismissal until 5:30 p.m. Parents must pick their children up no later than 5:30 p.m.


Staff are trained in First Aid and CPR, providing a safe environment for all.


YWCA NWT also offers programming for early dismissal, full day programming for professional development days and March break programs when schools are closed. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to provide children with nut free snacks.


Contact Director of Child & Youth Services, Hawa Dumbuya-Sesay for more info on after-school programs: (867) 920-2777

24 Hour Crisis Line 1 (866) 223-7775 Office: 1 (867) 920-2777

Fax 1 (867) 873-9406

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