The YMCA is a charity dedicated to building healthy communities.

We are committed to nurturing the potential of children, youth and families, promoting healthy living and fostering social responsibility within the community.

In Niagara, the YMCA has a positive impact on the health of over 80,000 people of all backgrounds, ability and stages of life across the region. Operating from 118 sites across Niagara, the YMCA offers Health & Fitness, Community Initiatives, Child Care, Day Camp and Employment & Immigrant Services supported by 800 volunteers annually.

Our focus on inclusiveness and accessibility means we serve people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities through all stages of life.Through the YMCA Strong Kids campaign, the YMCA is accessible to all.

At the YMCA, financial circumstance is never a barrier to participation.