Day Camp campers in life jackets
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
2020 Camp Registration opens March 23rd!
Please note the change to our Payment Options
Our new online system accepts VISA or MasterCard. We are no longer accepting Electronic Funds Transfers (EFT) by cheque and we do not accept debit or VISA debit. If you do not have a VISA or MasterCard, please contact the Day Camp department at 905-317-4929. Payments can be made by cash in full at time of registration or post-dated to either May 15th or June 15th, or split between these two dates.
If you are receiving a regional subsidy a valid contract must be attached to the registration form, with payment (if applicable) and dropped off to:

Brantford School Age Child Care Office:
38 Darling St. Suite 201, N3T 6A8
p. 519.752.4568

Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA
79 James Street, Hamilton, ON L8P 2Z1
p. 905.529.7102

Ron Edwards Family YMCA
500 Drury Lane, Burlington, ON L7R 2X2
p. 905.632.5000

Day Camps Forms
*Day Camp forms are for participants receiving regional subsidy or financial assistance through YMCA Strong Kids only*

2020 Day Camp Registration Form

Change of Status Form

Administration of Medicine Form

Individual Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan

Individual Seizure Action Plan

Day Camp Confirm Letter

Financial Assistance - For those who need it most

The YMCA Strong Kids Campaign provides financial assistance for a two week camp experience to families who need it most. YMCA donors make it possible. If your financial circumstances are limiting your ability to register for Day Camp programs, please contact the YMCA to arrange a Day Camp Assistance appointment. All inquiries will be confidential. To book a financial assistance appointment, please contact your YMCA:

Brantford School Age Child Care Office - 519.752.4568
Flamborough Family YMCA - 950-690-3555
Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA - 905-529-7102
Les Chater Family YMCA - 905-667-1515
Ron Edwards Family YMCA - 905-632-5000

Families looking for financial assistance for the entire summer should contact their regional subsidy office:

City of Hamilton: 905.546.4870
City of Brantford Child Care Services: 519.756.3150
Regional Municipality of Halton: 905.825.6000

Families in receipt of subsidy from the City of Hamilton please drop off your registration form and subsidy contract at the Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA.