IMMEDIATE CHANGES IN EFFECT AS OF MARCH 16, 2020
The Mansfield Area Y is CLOSED in compliance with the mandate from Governor Mike DeWine effective at 6pm March 16, 2020.
Our child care programs (Infant – Pre-K) are closed unless you qualify for pandemic care.
PANDEMIC CHILD CARE INFORMATION
Fran’s Child Care (750 Scholl Road) and Ontario Y Child Care (2200 Bedford Blvd) locations will open to provide Temporary Pandemic Child Care for the children of “essential service employees”. Both centers, conveniently located near hospitals, are licensed through the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services. Each center is equipped to care for infants as young as 6 weeks, toddlers, preschool, and school-age children. The hours of operation will be 6:00am – 6:00pm.
Families in need must contact Velma Bond at 419-522-3511 x244 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please send enrollment forms via email. In person enrollment will be available at the Mansfield Area Y, 750 Scholl Road, from 10am – 2pm on Wednesday and Thursday this week. Please fill out BOTH forms (JFS Enrollment Form and Pandemic Child Care Form).
A NOTE TO OUR MEMBERS
GENERAL CLOSURE INFORMATION
Per Governor DeWine’s order to close fitness facilities, the Mansfield Area Y will be closing its doors at 6:00pm, Monday, March 16, 2020.
Here is a statement from the Mansfield Area Y Chairman of the Board, Rick Roby, “COVID-19 is presenting not only the YMCA but our entire community with unprecedented challenges. Things are going to get worse, but they will get better. The Mansfield Area Y Board has immense confidence in their plans to address this epidemic as it unfolds. We are committed to provide whatever support and resources necessary to keep you and the community we serve safe. Our YMCA is an incredible organization made up of amazing people. We have been through a lot together over the past few years and once again, we will persevere and rise this challenge.”
Please use the Mansfield Area Y website, www.mansfieldy.org, or the Y Facebook page for continued updates.
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