School Closure Resources

Free Child Care Services for First Responders and Health Care, Pharmacy and Grocery Workers

Clover Park School District is partnering with the YMCA of Pierce County to provide free child care for eligible children of first responders and health care, pharmacy and grocery store workers in grades K-5 during the school closure.

Care will be provided Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Custer and Idlewild elementary schools.

If you are a first responder or health care, pharmacy or grocery store worker with a child/children in Clover Park School District schools and need child care assistance, please email YMCA Childcare at: or call 253-534-7840. 

Please be prepared to provide the following information and documentation upon registration:

  • Location of work
  • Position title
  • Scope of work 
  • Photo copy of work ID badge or document of proof of employment

Space is limited. Applicants will be notified if their application is accepted.