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We are offering an Essential Services Child Care Program in Penticton. To indicate your need for care, complete this survey

Our charity is responding to COVID-19 including temporarily closing all YMCA recreation facilities during this time. Child care, virtual early years community services and career development services will continue to run. The most recent information can be found at ymcaokanagan.ca/COVID19

The YMCA of Okanagan was established over 35 years ago as a cause-driven charity with a mission dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities. We provide a wide range of programs and services with a focus on inclusiveness and accessibility, serving people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities through all stages of life.

What do we do? We...


Promote Healthy Lifestyles

Our Health & Fitness programs are available for individuals and families of all ages and abilities. The YMCA is here to help you achieve your fitness goals.


Nurture Young Minds

YMCA Child Care provides care and learning for children in a positive, safe, and nurturing environment, giving parents peace of mind, and encouraging kids to reach their full potential.


Strengthen Our Community

Drown-proofing the Okanagan; bridging the education gap; our Community Initiatives bring positive impact and change where our community needs it most.