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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

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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.


YREACH – Creating Welcoming Communities

At YREACH, we work with local partners to create welcoming communities, with staff in smaller centres across the province. We [...]

Summer-end Community YMCA BBQ

There was a lot of fun to be had at our end-of-summer Community YMCA BBQ, and it was certainly had [...]

Back to School Dance and Fundraiser!

              Earlier this month our YMCA Youth Community Action Network (YCAN) and YMCA [...]

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