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15 01, 2021

The Community YMCA Panthers are back in action

The Community YMCA Panthers are back in action. We have completed the team lists and if you haven't already, you will be receiving a phone call this week and next to let you know your Coach and practice time. This year we are able to charge an excellent rate to you to cover the league [...]

15 01, 2021

2021 Call for Applications for Board of Directors

About the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is a charitable, community-based organization that has been making a positive impact on the lives of people of all ages, abilities, social and economic backgrounds for over 160 years. The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth Board of Directors is a volunteer group of committed community leaders [...]

8 01, 2021

Aquatic Centre Opens January 11, 2021

COVID Operational Procedures Safe Swimming with COVID-19 How to Register in the My Y App We are excited that our Aquatic Centre will be opening on Monday, January 11th at 6:00 am!  Before you join us in the pool, we would like to let you know that you should expect: Get prepared to [...]

4 01, 2021

Philanthropy at the Heart of Community – YMCA Receives $1 Million Transformative Gift

Igniting hope through times of challenge, change and uncertainty.  The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is pleased to announce it has received a $1M donation to help support our work with youth in the community.   When Paul and Debbie Lavers contacted the YMCA indicating their desire to support the YMCA and its work in the community, it was both an exciting and transformative moment. After a [...]

4 01, 2021

Full Time Day Camp Available from January 4 – January 8

The YMCA of Greater Halifax/ Dartmouth will be offering a Full-time Day Camp January 4 to January 8 from 8:30am to 5pm. We have two sites available, the Community YMCA and Apostles Church. The cost will be $100 for the week, per child. Please email for more information and to register your child(ren).

23 12, 2020

The Gift of Community

The holiday season looks different this year. With travel and gathering protocols in place to protect the health of our community, many are unable to celebrate and spend time with loved ones the way we’re used to. One thing that remains the same is that your YMCA is here for you. On December 23rd, [...]

21 12, 2020

The Gift of Empathy and Care

While living in Prague, Czech Republic, Matthew Ritchie learned firsthand how difficult it can be to be a newcomer. He faced language and cultural barriers and didn’t have the social support network he was used to growing up in Nova Scotia. When he returned to Canada, he decided it was time to help new immigrants in his home country.   As Community Integration Coordinator at the YMCA Centre [...]

17 12, 2020

The John W. Lindsay YMCA reopens on December 21st

We are opening the John W. Lindsay YMCA on Monday December 21st at 6:00am!! Our holiday opening (Dec 21 – Jan 3) will be for YMCA Members on hold & Punch Pass holders ONLY. We will not be selling day passes or accepting guests of members during this period. If you have cancelled your membership, [...]

15 12, 2020

The Gift of Health – 21 Days of Fitness

With the holiday season fast approaching and COVID-19 top of mind—the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is here for you, even when our doors are closed. Following direction from the Nova Scotia Health Authority, we know this holiday season looks a little different; however,  YFitness 21 Day Workout Challenge will help keep you motivated and feeling supported in working towards your [...]

15 12, 2020

YMCA COVID-19 Operational Update

To comply with the recent Nova Scotia Public Health announcement on Friday December 4: The John W. Lindsay YMCA & Community YMCA will be closed until December 16. This includes YMCA Forever Fit Programs. The Community YMCA after school program (mon - fri 3pm-5:30pm) will continue to be offered (registered participants only).  For more information visit:  [...]