Mission and Vision

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region is Ottawa’s leading resource for health, fitness and recreation, child care, camps, and social services.

Our five core values - caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and inclusiveness – influence our actions and decisions and form the foundation of all Y programs.

Our Mission

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region is a charity, open to all, and dedicated to enriching our community and its individuals.

Our Vision

The YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region is a leader and valued partner in creating a vibrant and healthy community where everyone belongs and can reach their full potential