The West Morris Area YMCA is offering quality drop-in babysitting at no cost to our Family Memberships. Please note that this service is only for parents who are using the facility. Parents must remain on-site and in the facility at all times. Babysitting is for babies and children between the ages of 3 months-8 years old. (Up to age 7 when Kids Corner is open) Effective 1/30/2024, the babysitting room will be available for children up to age 10 when Kids Corner is NOT open.


Monday 9:00 am-1:00 pm & 4:00-8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am-1:00 pm & 4:00-8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am-1:00 pm & 4:00-8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am-1:00 pm & 4:00-8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am-12:00 pm

A Little Bit About Our Babysitting Staff:

  • First Aid Certified
  • Preschool Teachers
  • Mom's
  • Babysitters
  • Many years of experience with children

Please note the following:

  • Our Ratio is 1:7
  • We will accept children ages 3 months to 8 years
  • Please try to limit your workout to 2 hours to accommodate other families, unless babysitting is full, then please try to limit your workout to 1 hour. 
  • Parent/guardian must remain onsite at all times
  • Parents/guardians must have a Family Membership to qualify for Free Drop-In Babysitting. If you have an Adult membership, you must add all children who will be going into the babysitting room as "Community Members" at the Welcome Center. If you do not have a family membership, the fee is $5/child/visit to be paid prior to entering the babysitting room.