About Us

Our services and programs are currently impacted by COVID-19 protocols. Please visit the Reopening Strategy section on our website to view current hours, open services, and to read about restrictions and FAQs. 

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Welcome to your Y!

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region is at the centre of our community, helping people of all backgrounds, ages and abilities live engaging, more rewarding lives. A charity dedicated to the health of individuals, families and communities, the Y is accessible to all, serving more than 90,000 people in our region each year.

Our programs and services address significant social and health issues with initiatives tailored to local community needs. We work to build healthy communities and advocate for children, teens and young adults, helping all to reach their potential and realize their goals.

Whether you’re looking to improve your fitness level, find high-quality licensed child care, camp experiences for your children, career opportunities, supportive housing, or assistance settling in your new country, we are here to help!