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
Learn or Improve Your English
If you're interested in learning or improving upon your understanding of the English language to prepare for citizenship, education or employment, you will need a language assessment.
YMCA Immigrant Services trained staff will assess your level of understanding and can refer you to language program that suits your needs.
Call to Book an Appointment
Language assessments are available at the following locations:
YMCA Immigrant Services
25 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON, L8P 1H1
YMCA Immigrant & Settlement Services Stoney Creek
211 Centennial Parkway North
Hamilton, ON L8E 1H8
French language resources are available through CLIC en ligne
Program funding provided Citizenship and Immigration Canada and the Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade.
Where It's Offered
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