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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

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News

Re-Opening our YMCA

The need for YMCA programs and services is more important than ever.  We’re here to help you focus on what [...]

COVID-19 Resources

Important COVID-19 Update as of Friday, July 31st:   Masks will be mandatory in most indoor spaces. Children under two [...]

The John W. Lindsay YMCA Community Hub is OPEN!

Over 300 Haligonians have already said they’re IN by pre-registering for their John W. Lindsay YMCA membership - and you could [...]

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