Please note that the Laurier Brantford YMCA will be on a Program Break from Monday, Feb 17 to Sunday, Feb 22 with no swim lessons. We'll have some closures for the week due to reading week. Click here to learn more
YMCA Strike Care - The YMCA is working hard to provide support to families during the education sector job action, including providing a limited number of alternate care options for currently enrolled YMCA Child Care families throughout the rotating strikes. For information, please visit YMCAStrikeCare.ca
Camp isn't just something to do when school's out — it's a life-changing experience! Flags are captured, friendships are forged, and somewhere in between, children discover themselves and adults rediscover fun!
Discover why there's no place like camp!
YMCA Wanakita in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands is YMCA of Hamilton|Burlington|Brantford's very popular four season Overnight Camp for children, youth, families, school groups and more. In addition to Overnight Camp, YMCA Wanakita offers Day Camp, Family Camp, Getaway Weekends and an Outdoor Centre. Find new friends, discover new experiences, and create new memories that last a lifetime.
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Learn about Overnight Camps
Tons of Summer Fun for Kids Aged 4 - 13
Keep your kids active and happy this summer while helping them grow and learn!
Learn about Day Camps
YMCA Summer Day Camps offer kids age 4-13 fun-filled days of activities like swimming, arts and crafts, sports, and games.
Watch their confidence grow as they make new friends, have fun and develop lifelong skills.
2019 Tax Receipts will not be issued to families; however, you can sign into your CampBrain account and print off your invoice. If you received Regional Subsidy, YMCA Strong Kids Financial Assistance or your child was registered in Helping Hands for camp 2019, please contact the Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA by phone at 905-317-4929 or by email at HamBurl.Daycamps@ymcahbb.ca to receive your invoice.
Leadership Development gives young people a solid foundation for delivering all types of camp programming while learning how to support others. Many campers grow up to be part of the YMCA staff team, and our Leadership Development program is designed to help them reach this goal.
Learn about Leadership Camps
YMCA Wanakita works with schools and special interest groups to provide Outdoor Education programs. Whether you would like to join us for one, two, or even five days, we have opportunities for your group to connect with each other and the natural environment around them. Learn more at YMCAWanakita.ca.
Learn about Outdoor Education
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Summer 2020 Guide
Find full program details in the YMCA Day Camps Summer 2020 guide.