We believe every family should have the support they need to develop and lead more fulfilling lives.

The right start in life is crucial for a person’s long-term development. It is for this reason that YMCA works with people from birth through to adulthood – supporting individuals and families to flourish.

YMCA supports more than 230,000 children, young people and parents every year through our family work. This includes (number of participants):

  • Crèches – 3,610
  • Nurseries and children’s centres – 14,730
  • Before and after school clubs  – 9,410
  • Holiday clubs and camps – 21,190
  • School activity programmes – 26,630
  • Youth work – 33,560
  • Respite for young carers – 1,570
  • Parenting programmes – 1,520
  • Family mediation – 1,150

View all YMCAs with Nurseries and Preschools.

To find out about services and activities close to you, please contact your local YMCA.

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