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Girls Smiling - PA Day and School Break programs
Join us for a fun-filled day on your next PA Day or School Break!

The YMCA offers full day care on Professional Development (PA) days and school break programs at select locations in Hamilton, Burlington, and Brantford. The PA Day programming is designed to help your busy family manage school PA Days. It is based in the YMCA Playing to Learn curriculum, like all YMCA Child Care programs, so you know that your child will grow and learn while enjoying a day of fun and friendship.

PA Day programming includes:

  • Guest speakers or field trips to fun and interesting locations
  • Minimum of 30 miniutes of outdoor play
  • Nutritious snacks served twice daily
  • Programs are open from 7:30am to 6:00 pm daily in Hamilton (Sir William Osler location will open at 7:00am) and from 7:00am to 6:00 pm daily in Brantford and Burlington.

Registration is required including for children  enrolled in YMCA School Age Child Care.
Please contact your SACC Administration office to register. 

Please remember to pack a lunch for full day programs! 

SACC Administration Offices

  • Hamilton SACC Office

    79 James Street South
    Hamilton, Ontario  L8P 2Z1
    P: 905.317.4916
    F: 905.317.4917

  • Burlington SACC Office

    500 Drury Lane
    Burlington, Ontario  L7R 2X2
    P: 905.632.5000 x. 6236
    F: 905.333.1767

  • Brantford SACC Office

    Monique Emsley
    143 Wellington Street
    Brantford, Ontario  N3S3Y8
    P: 519.752.6568 x. 101
    F: 519.759.8431