All families who would like to utilize Child Watch will need to make a reservation.
- Parents can reserve a spot up to 24 hours in advance
- All children cared for in Child Watch may receive care for no longer than 75 minutes each day at any facility
- Please see all online reservation instructions below before bringing your child to the facility
- For assistance with reservations or questions regarding Child Watch, please call the Front Desk of the Y location you'd like to visit
2 STEPS TO COMPLETE ONLINE CHILD WATCH REGISTRATION
1) ACTIVATE AND UPDATE YOUR ONLINE ACCOUNT
Follow the steps below:
STEP 1: Click on Sign In - DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT– if you do not know your password just click on Forgot your Password? If you have any questions, need to know what email address is on your account, or need any other assistance, please visit or call any YMCA Front Desk.
STEP 2: Enter the email address on your Lincoln YMCA account and click Submit. - If you do not remember what email address is on your account please call or visit any Lincoln YMCA Front Desk.
STEP 3: You should receive an email with a temporary password within a few minutes. - If you do not receive this, the email address you entered may be misspelled or different than the one we have on file for you. Call your Y or stop at the Front Desk if needed.
STEP 4: Sign In using your email address and new temporary password. Once you have logged into your Y account, the next step will be to register your child/children with the 2020 Child Watch Questions in Active Net.
2) MAKE YOUR CHILD WATCH RESERVATION
Follow the steps below:
STEP 1: Find your branch and click Add to Cart.
STEP 2: Click Enroll Now.
STEP 3: Select the correct child from the drop down menu. Then click the date for your reservation. Making sure to remove the session times that you DO NOT want to reserve by using the white X in the blue circle. FAMILIES ARE ONLY ALLOWED TO BOOK 1 SESSION PER DAY. Then, under Enrollment Details, use the drop down menu to select who is eligible to pick your child up from Child Watch. Once complete, click Add to cart.
STEP 4: Click on boxes to agree to the Waivers & acknowledge that you reviewed and consent to the waiver, click Finish - You will see confirmation, indicating that your reservation is complete.
CHILD WATCH HOURS
Currently, parents & guardians must reserve a spot for their child online prior to coming to Child Watch. The following reservation blocks will be available:
Cooper YMCA, Copple Family YMCA, Northeast YMCA:
Child Watch is CLOSED on Sundays.
Child Watch will be CLOSED on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, and Memorial Day.