Day Camp campers in life jackets
At YMCA Wanakita, the health and safety of our campers, families, staff and volunteers is our top priority. We are responding to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) situation and have temporarily closed YMCA Wanakita and cancelled Spring programs. Read our Letter to Camp Families.

Monday, March 23rd - Like many others, our phone lines are currently experiencing connection issues. Our provider is aware of the issue. If you are trying to reach us and cannot connect, please keep trying.

At the YMCA, the health and safety of our participants, staff and families is our number one priority. We are responding to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) situation including the closures of YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics centres and YMCA Child Care Centres until April 5, 2020.  For the latest updates about cancellations and closures, please visit: Covid-19
2020 Camp Registration opens March 23rd!
PLEASE NOTE: Due to YMCA facility closures, Day Camp registrations will only be accepted online until we reopen our doors to the community.

Please note the change to our Payment Options
Our 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.
Subsidy
New this year - Families in receipt of subsidy have the opportunity to register online. 
Instructions on how to register online with subsidy

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*

Day Camp 2020 Registration Form
PLEASE NOTE: Due to YMCA facility closures, Day Camp registrations will only be accepted online until we reopen our doors to the community.

Change of Status Form


Confirmation Letter 2020

Administration of Medicine Form

Individual Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan

Individual Seizure Action Plan

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