Counsellor and Day Camper

Now Hiring for Day Camp Summer 2017

We hire counsellors who are energetic, skilled role-models that believe that camp experiences should stay with you for life. If this is you, download our YMCA Day Camp Employment Package now.

Campers running into lake

Summer 2017 Guide

Find full program details in the YMCA Day Camps Summer 2017 guide.

Child canoeing with leader at YMCA Day Camp

Keep your kids active and happy this summer while helping them grow and learn! YMCA Summer Day Camps offer kids age 4-13 fun-filled days of activities like swimming, arts and crafts, sports, and games. Watch their confidence grow as they make new friends, have fun and develop lifelong skills.


YMCA Day Camp Programs

Camp Chippewa

Camp Fundamentals

Canoe Camp

Eco-Explorers Camp

Helping Hands

Kayak Camp

KidVenture Camp

Leader in Training Level 1

Leader in Training Level 2

Leader in Training Level 3

Sports Camp

Stepping Stones

YMCA Wanakita Day Camp (Haliburton)

Contact Us
Day Camp Administrative Office
79 James Street South
Hamilton, Ontario  L8P 2Z1
p. 905-317-4929

Ontario Camps Association

Find Day Camps Programs

The YMCA offers Summer Day Camps at eight locations in Hamilton, Burlington and Brantford. We also offer a Day Camp at YMCA Wanakita, our camp in Haliburton, which can be found here.

View the Day Camp Summer 2017 brochure

Learn about:

Bussing Services to Camp Chippewa
Financial Assistance

Helping Hands Special Needs Integration


Registration, Medical and Change of Status Forms