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All YMCA before and after school programs will remain closed following the April Break due to the provincial order to close schools to in-person learning. All YMCA School Age Child Care payments will be suspended at this time, with the exception of outstanding payments.
All YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics facilities remain temporarily closed due to the province-wide stay-at-home order. All active memberships will be placed on hold as of April 3rd and no membership payments will be collected. For complete info please read our Updates to Members.

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Literacy & Basic Skills

Improve Your Reading, Writing & Math Skills If you are 19years of age and over, you can participate in the free Literacy & Basic Skills upgrading program. Once your literacy level has been assessed, our team will help you set your personal goals for education and employment. You'll learn in a comfortable and supportive environment, getting what you need to successfully pursue your...

Pre-Apprenticeship Training

Looking for a great way to get into the trades? Consider a pre-apprenticeship in the thriving sector of Truck & Coach Technician. No experience is necessary. You'll receive employment readiness workshops, Level 1 training at Mohawk College, and a paid work placement. Call YMCA Employment Services today at905.540.9679for more information. Intake periods vary from year to year. This program...

Second Career

New Job Training & Financial Support If you have been laid off, Second Career is an Ontario Government program that offers training for a new job, including financial support. Get help with short or long-term training to rebuild your skill set and return to work. Financial help is available for things like books and program tuition fees. Take the next step to a Second Career. Contact the...