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YMCA of Pictou County

Located In Westville Road
Where To Find Us
Pictou County Wellness Centre
2756 Westville Rd
Westville Road, NS
Canada B2H 5C6
Areas Served Pictou County
Social Media Facebook
Phone 902-752-0202
Contact Tammy Goodwin, Executive Director; Email:
Description & Services
Information The YMCA of Pictou County provides vital services such as health, fitness and recreation, child care, education, training, and after school care. The YMCA is an inclusive organization that connects people to life-building opportunities, to each other and to programs that will enhance quality of life. Located in the Pictou County Wellness Centre.  
The YMCA of Pictou County is a charitable organization that provides leadership to enhance the health and wellbeing of our diverse community. 
YMCA swim lessons introduce and teach adults and children a variety of skills in a values based environment. Participants are encouraged to experience the qualities of water, learn safety, movement skills, and build confidence. YMCA swim lessons emphasize fun and and positive relationships with the instructor and other participants.  
ages 5-12, daily rates, weekly rates, swimming, games, activities , games , crafts , day trips 
Pictou County YMCA provides After School Programming at several sites across the county. Activities include crafts, outdoor play, and games.  
A number of classes, swims, open gyms and more go on at the YMCA, and a schedule is posted daily on the facebook page. 
"The YMCA is a volunteer-driven organization joined together to strengthen the foundations of community. As one of the largest charities in Canada, the YMCA responds to needs in the community. With a commitment to nurturing the potential of children, youth and seniors, promoting healthy living, and fostering social responsibility, the YMCA ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive". 
Special Information
Tags After School Programs ; Child Care/Day Care ; Day camp program ; Fitness Centres ; Gyms ; Highland Connect ; Pools ; Recreation Categories ; Recreation Facilities ; Swimming ; Volunteer Opportunity
Categories - General Swimming Facilities