Child Watch Babysitting


**Our Child Watch drop-in service is unavailable until further notice due to the current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines from the Maine Department of Economic & Community Development.**

Take advantage of our Child Watch babysitting service!

Parents/Guardians with a Family Membership will receive FREE babysitting for up to 2 hours a visit for ages 6 months to 10 years old. No reservation or call ahead is needed; our babysitting service is first come, first served!

Members with an Adult Membership can take advantage of this service at $3 per child per 2 hours.

Members must remain at the Bangor Region YMCA while their children are in Child Watch. Please be sure to attend to your children’s needs prior to dropping them off. Note: This additional service is not part of our licensed childcare program.

Our Child Watch Hours

Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:00am – 1:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 8:00am – 12:00pm

Monday – Thursday, 4:00pm – 7:00pm

Morning Child Watch will be closed on the following holidays so staff can attend our Youth Development Staff Training: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Indigenous Peoples’ Day, and Veterans Day