Day Camp just got cooler.

YMCA Day Camps are fun and engaging skill based programs. Camps are designed to spark imagination and build confidence, independence, and communication skills. All participants will have the opportunity to create positive peer and role model friendships.

Camp Hours (8am – 5pm)

  • 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Drop-off and Structured Free Play
  • 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Camp Programming
  • 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Post Care

Camp Daily Prices

  • Members – $21.00
  • Non-members – $26.00

Day Camp Medical Form: Click Here Camp Medical Information Form

See the Fall Program Guide for In-service and School Break Day Camps; Program Guide

Summer Camp 2021 Program Guide; Click here to view Summer Camp Guide 2021

Registration for Days Camps in person at the YMCA or online; Click here for Online Registration

Day Camp Medical Form: Click Here Camp Medical Information Form

YMCA Financial Assistance available:

We believe in equality of opportunity for all members of the community. Thanks to generous donations from local businesses and individuals. YMCA memberships and program experiences are available to anyone regardless of their ability to pay the full fees. Drop-in and ask how you can get started! If you know someone who could benefit from this program, please let them know.

        To request Financial Assistance for Camp please contact the YMCA at 902-752-0202

YMCA Camp Practices and Policies
  • Medical Form:  download here; Camp Medical Information Form
    • Each camper must have a completed form for each session.
  • Support Workers:
    • If your child requires additional support to participate in camp, please contact the Youth Director at the YMCA Centre for important camp information.
  • Label Belongings:
    • Campers’ belongings should be labelled. The YMCA is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.
  • Weather Sense:
    • Campers must bring clothing suitable for all types of weather. Appropriate outdoor clothing, swim suit, towel, water bottle and hat are also necessary daily.
  • Camp Recreational Swim:
    • For safety of all campers they must complete a swim test to determine if mandatory life jacket use is required.
  • Cancellation Policy:
    • The YMCA of Pictou County camps are non-refundable. In case of medical or family emergency, please contact Emma Dwyer at prior to the start of camp. When there is extenuating circumstances we will evaluate case by case with a doctors note.
  • Lunch and Snacks:
    • Campers are required to bring a nutritious and allergen-aware lunch, two snacks, and plenty of cool drinks.
  • Financial Assistance:
    • As a charity, the YMCA is able to provide Financial Assistance with the help of generous donations from businesses and individuals in our community.
      Contact the YMCA for details.