The YMCA is a volunteer-driven organization joined together to strengthen the foundations of community. As one of the largest charities in Canada, the YMCA responds to needs in the community.

With a commitment to nurturing the potential of children, youth and seniors, promoting healthy living, and fostering social responsibility, the YMCA ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive. 

Serving over 22,000 individuals, the YMCA of Cape Breton provides vital services such as health, fitness and recreation, child care, education, training and employment programs.  The YMCA is an inclusive organization connecting people to life-building opportunities, to each other and enhances their quality of life.