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Welcome to the YMCA of Greater Halifax / Dartmouth

The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is a dynamic charity that connects more than 50,000 people daily. Since 1853, the YMCA has been promoting positive values that build individuals’ spirit, mind and body. We provide programs to help those living in our communities and continually work to create stronger, and healthier communities…. Learn more about us

Programs that inspire stronger kids, families and communities

Aqua Fit

Warm Water Aqua Fit classes will continue until Aug. 3rd, for a short Summer Break. Click here for details!

Looking for a new career opportunity? Visit our Employment Centres for help getting your job search started.

It Starts Here

You can make a difference too


Send a kid to camp. Give them the joy of their first summer camp experience.


Give a child the chance to play, make friends, build skills and confidence.


Help a struggling family. Give them access to affordable child care.


Abilities in Motion Member Stands Proud

Abilities in Motion (AIM) Member, John Kenyon, hosted a barbecue at the Nova Scotia Rehabilitation Centre to thank the YMCA [...]

Press Release: YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth Releases Statement of Reconciliation

June 21, 2018 (Halifax, NS)– The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is proud to announce its Statement of Reconciliation on National [...]

Press Release: YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth announces new Chief Operating Officer, Lorrie Turnbull

HALIFAX, NS – January 26, 2018 – After undergoing an extensive search for a new Chief Operating Officer, the YMCA [...]

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