Girls in YMCA pool
All YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics facilities will reopen for workouts in the Fitness Centre on August 3rd. Group Fitness Classes will restart on August 9th. Pools will reopen on September 13th. More information about reopening.

2018 - 2023

 To help strengthen the foundations of community in Hamilton, Burlington, and Brantford, the YMCA has identified three strategic priorities:

Partner for Population Health
  • Deepen YMCA program impact and improve health equity across out communities
  • Improve navigation and bridges between partner community agencies and health system
  • Leverage regional and national partnerships to improve service to our community
  • Be positioned as an anchor institution in community development
Communities of Belonging
  • Combat inequality and promote positive change
  • Extend our reach to vulnerable and at-risk populations
  • Support the movement of reconciliation of indigenous Peoples of Canada
Deliver Meaningful Experiences
  • Renew our vision for signature YMCA programs
  • Transform our relationship with technology
  • Mobilize and empower YMCA team for change

 View our comprehensive YMCA Strategic Plan