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Ph: (902) 422-9622 ext. 241
2269 Gottingen Street
Halifax, NS B3K 3B7
Mon - Fri
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Be Active, Be Healthy, Building Assets
Children who participate in YPHD in 2009 increased their daily physical activity level by 24.2% while increasing their physical fitness level by 15.2%.
Using Developmental Assets as a foundation, the principles of YMCA Healthy Child Development, HIGH FIVE and CATCH (Coordinated Approach to Child Heath), The YMCA fosters cooperation and understanding in our program to enhance childrens' development of self-concept and self-reliance. Daily physical activity is a priority.
Click here for additional information on High Five. Click here for additional information on CATCH.
The YPHD program deliveries recreational activities for children in grades Primary to Grade 6 in 7 schools in HRM, before school, during lunch and after school. Hours of operation vary according to school bell times with opening at 7:30 am and closing at 5:30 pm. In service care provided.
Before School, Lunch Time and After School Locations:
12 Clayton Park Drive Halifax
LeMarchant School Annex
6166 Watt Street Halifax
92 Downs Avenue Halifax
St. Catherine's School
3299 Connolly Street Halifax
Inglis Street School
5985 Inglis Street Halifax
Westmount School (held at Apostles Angilican Church formally St. Philip's Church)
Corner of Bayers Road & George Dauphinee Avenue Halifax
After School Only:
Rockingham School (Please contact in regards to possible part time care at Rockingham, limited spots available)
31 Tremont Drive Halifax
To view our brochure click here. Register now for the 2012/2013 school year.