Youth Center

Before-school care is held at Patriot School Age Center for grades 6-8.

Before-school Hours of Operation

Monday 5:45 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Tuesday 5:45 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Wednesday 5:45 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Thursday 5:45 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Friday 5:45 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Federal Holidays Closed


6181 Ware St.
Bldg. 5950
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Handicap Accessible


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Open Rec Hours of Operation

Monday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday Closed
Federal Holidays Closed

The Fort Carson Youth Center offers a wide variety of recreational, educational, and social programs for middle and high school age teens. Army youth program standards as well as affiliation with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and National 4-H ensures a variety of wholesome, fun, and interesting program choices for pre-teens and teens to participate in. Fort Carson Youth Center programs provide a broad framework for developing lifelong skills designed to enhance a child's future. 

  • Sports and fitness programs
  • Health programs
  • Life skills classes
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Arts, leisure and recreation activities
  • Mentoring, intervention and education support services
  • After school programs (grades 6-12)
  • Full day programs and camps


School-Out Day Information

School-Out Days: 5:45 a.m.-1 p.m. - Charged hourly rate if not currently enrolled in Before-school program.  

Open Rec: 1 p.m.

For up-to-date information on facility closure due to weather go to the following facebook sites:

Carson CYSS

Carson CYSS Teen

U.S. Army Fort Carson