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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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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.
At the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth we are committed to fostering inclusive YMCA environments for the betterment of our community.
There is still much work that needs to be done in supporting and promoting anti-racism, and anti-blackness. We voice our solidarity, support, and love to our African Nova Scotian, Indigenous, and newcomer communities.