After School


YWCA’s Primary Enrichment Program (PEP) provides 5-star after school and school break camps. Emphasizing excellent care, with age-appropriate classrooms and daily homework and reading time. Children in our program are empowered to learn, play and grow through respect, creativity, healthy eating, outdoor play and academic enrichment.


To Register, call: 828.254.7206 x118

Download our printable application and return it in person or by email:

Immunization records are required upon registration.

Your child's doctors office can fax records to the YWCA: 828.258.8731


The YWCA Advantage

  • 5-Star State Licensed Center
  • Separate classroom environments allowing students to play and work in age-appropriate groups
  • Diversity of our students and staff
  • Homework and reading time daily
  • Transportation provided from select area schools - with early release pick-up
  • Healthy snacks provided daily
  • Nutrition program to learn about where food comes from and build lifelong healthy eating habits

Activities to Enrich & Engage

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Gardening
  • Girl Scouts
  • Field Trips


    We've Got You Covered - full-day care:

    • Teacher Workdays
    • Winter Holiday Break Camp
    • Spring Break Camp


    PEP Hours: Monday - Friday 3:30 - 6:00 PM

    After School Rates

    • $90 Weekly + $25 Registration Fee
    • Drop-in rate: $40 full day | $25 after school
    • Vouchers are accepted

    For More Information and Enrollment: 828-254-7206 x 111 or

    Current Parents, contact: 828-254-7206 x 118

    Call 828-254-7206 ext. 9 for inclement weather opening & closing information


    Thanks to Our Funders

    The Primary Enrichment Program is supported by the NC Dept. Health & Human Services Child and Adult Care Food Program, Wells Fargo Foundation, Eaton Corporation, YWCA donors, and the United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County.