The values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for life. Because of the Y, more young people around the nation are taking a greater interest in learning and making smarter life choices. At the Y, children and teens learn positive behaviors, explore their unique talents and realize their potential.
1,605 KidsThrough Early Childhood Education programs, the Y provides a nurturing environment and enriching experiences that help facilitate a child's cognitive, social, physical and emotional growth. Our teachers focus on teaching skills that are necessary for success in school and in life.
5,794 CampersAll Y camps instill positive values such as caring, honesty, respect and responsibility – virtues that help young people make positive choices. Whether a child stays for a week at one of our overnight camps, Camp Matawa or Camp Minikani, or they participate in the variety of activities of our many Day Camps, our camps create great memories and build lifelong skills.