Contact Information
Alternate Name Encore Program ; Power of Being You ; Safe Sisters ; SHARKS Swim Program (Swim to Survive) ; Women of Distinction Awards
Office Phone 519-824-5150
Fax 519-824-4729
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Linda Killough, Manager, Health and Wellness; Email:
Alternate Contact Paula Waram, Human Resources; Email:
Description (Site) Access to Woodland Glen Dr from Stone Rd W and Downey Rd
Site Location Guelph-South West
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
130 Woodland Glen Dr
Guelph, ON N1G 4M3
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Intersection Hanlon Expy and Kortright Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Charitable organization dedicated to helping people attain good health by offering a variety of fitness programs and services.
Description (Service) Programs available to members include: 
* fitness and health 
* aquatics 
* school break programs, day camp 
* licensed child care, before/after school care 
* programs for preschool, youth, teens, adults, older adults and families, offering opportunities for personal growth, community involvement and leadership 
* free one year membership for new immigrants to Canada 
* post-rehab chronic care programming for stroke/neurological, Parkinson, MS, spinal cord 
Community services offered: 
* Guelph Y Teenage Parents Program (TAPPS) 
* Youth Gambling Awareness Program (YGAP) 
* SHARKS Swim Program (Swim to Survive) 
* Women of Distinction Awards Program 
* Encore Program 
* YMCA Summer Work Student Exchange Program (SWSE) for youth (16 and 17 years of age) - Student Exchange Program
Hours Mon-Fri 6 am-8 pm, Sat 7 am-3 pm, Sun 8 am-1 pm; Public Holidays - closed.
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility Most programs are for members only * age requirements may apply * call or visit website for program specific information
Application See website for membership fees and day pass/weekly pass or visit Membership Services desk
Languages English
Fees Membership - financial assistance available for those who qualify ; Non-refundable joining fee and monthly membership fee 
Financial Assistance Program subsidizes a portion of an individual or family's membership, camps, and / or child care fees (application form, supporting documents to determine eligibility)
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1895
Funding Federal - Department of Canadian Heritage ; Fundraising ; Fees - membership
Service Categories Child Care Centres ; Day Camps ; Domestic Student Exchange Programs ; Leadership Development ; Recreation Centres ; Residential Camps