“The YMCA of Brandon is a charitable association dedicated to providing quality programs and services for all individuals in the development of “Spirit Mind and Body.”
The YMCA In Our Community Since 1886
The YMCA of Brandon first opened in Brandon in 1886. Our first YMCA building was built in 1905. The current YMCA facility was built in 1966.
In November of 2007, the YMCA Board of Directors announced plans to build a new YMCA for Brandon. Click here for more information.
The YMCA of Brandon is part of a global movement of YMCAs in more than 125 countries. Click here for more information about our Global initiatives.
Outdoor Community Pools
The YMCA of Brandon operates two outdoor community pools: the Kinsmen Centennial pool and the Kiwanis YMCA Keystone community pool, in addition to the YMCA facility pool.
The YMCA of Brandon operates all of the city's community paddle pools and spray parks.
Caring for Children
The YMCA in Canada is the largest provider of child care services. In 2003, the YMCA of Brandon opened a 24-space licensed daycare facility. In September of 2006, we opened a second centre at the corner of 34th St. and Victoria Ave. “Y West Early Learning Centre“ has 8 infant spots as well as 24 pre-school spots. Y New Era Early Learning Centre opened in the fall of 2007. The centre is for 3, 4, & 5 year olds within the New Era catchment area. In November, 2009 we opened “Y South Early Learning Cente“ with a capacity of 96 preschool and 8 infant spots. Y South is the largest child care centre in Western Manitoba.
The YMCA operates Before & After School recreational child care sites at 12 Brandon Schools to help working parents.
Caring for All
Most importantly, the Y offers its services to everyone, regardless of their ability to pay.
The YMCA of Brandon respects your privacy. We protect your personal information and adhere to all legislative requirements with respect to privacy. We do not rent, sell or trade our mailing lists. We use your personal information to provide services and keep you informed and up to date on the activities of the YMCA of Brandon, including programs, services, special events, funding needs and opportunities to volunteer. If at any time you wish to be removed from any of these contacts, simply contact us by phone at 204-727-5456 and we will gladly accommodate your request.
Click here for the 2011 - 2012 ANNUAL REPORT
Click here for the 2010 - 2011 ANNUAL REPORT
Click here for the 2009 - 2010 ANNUAL REPORT