For all first responders, police, firefighters, military personnel, nurses, people that care for the sick, those that cannot work remotely, those that cannot bring their children to work, and those without child care options, we are here for you. Click below for more information.

Open Child Care Locations

Beach Cities
Harold Ambuehl (San Juan Capistrano)
Del Obispo (San Juan Capistrano)
Truman Benedict (San Clemente)
Clarence Lobo (San Clemente)

Huntington Beach

Laguna Niguel
Wood Canyon (Aliso Viejo)
Oak Grove (Aliso Viejo)
Don Juan Avila Elementary (Aliso Viejo)

Mission Viejo
Philip Reilly
Oso Grande (Ladera Ranch)
Wagon Wheel (RSM/Cota De Caza)
Arroyo Vista (RSM)
Esencia (Rancho Mission Viejo)
Ladera Ranch (Ladera Ranch)
Mission Viejo Fitness Facility (Mission Viejo) – Infant & Toddler Care

Loma Vista

Pomona/Diamond Bar
YMCA Early Learning Center

Teen Centers
Newhart MS (Mission Viejo)
Don Juan Avila MS (Aliso Viejo)

Please fill out the inquiry form below if you are in need of child care services.

If you are in need of child care services to support your family during this time, the YMCA of Orange County can help. We currently have 28 locations open throughout Orange County and Pomona Valley to support children infant to 12 years of age in a safe and supportive environment. Please complete the inquiry form below to be added to our wait list.

  • Enter name of all children that will need care.
  • Select the age or ages of all children needing care.

If you are a company in need of child care services to support your employees and continue business operations during this time, the YMCA of Orange County can help. Please complete the company care inquiry form below.

  • Please select all child care options you are interested in.


The YMCA of Orange County is being asked to help during this crisis and we need your help. Our community is experiencing a very serious situation. Many families providing essential services to support our communities’ needs do not have child care. Hospitals, first responders, police, firefighters, military personnel, nurses and all those on the front lines helping us to end this pandemic.
Right now, we are offering care at 28 locations throughout Orange County. In addition, we are working with local hospitals to develop onsite care for their staff. The need is real. We cannot do this without you.


YMCA fitness members who attend the below locations will automatically have their membership placed on hold and will not be charged while our facilities are closed. If you would like to keep your membership active during this time to help support critical services like child care for hospital workers and first responders, please email us at membershipforms@ymcaoc.org to let us know you would like to leave your membership active during this time.

Fullerton Family YMCA

Huntington Beach Family YMCA

Laguna Niguel Family YMCA

Mission Viejo Family YMCA

Newport-Mesa Family YMCA

Santa Ana Family YMCA

Ladera Ranch Programs

Rancho Mission Viejo Programs

Yorba Linda/Placentia Programs

Work out anytime and anywhere with our online video library that includes a variety of classes (maybe slightly modified) for all members from our Active Older Adult classes to Barre, Boot Camp and even youth fitness!

The health and safety of our students, families, members, program participants, and staff is always our top priority. We have been and continue to closely work with and follow the Orange County Health Care Agency (OCHCA), California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Center for Disease Control (CDC), and World Health Organization (WHO) for updates and directives regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus).