For more than 110 years, the YWCA of St. Thomas-Elgin has been providing programs and services to families in our community. We are committed to assisting children along the path of healthy development. Our staff develop and maintain a high level of knowledge and expertise in child development and we assist parents with making informed choices.
Currently, the YWCA is offering various programs throughout St. Thomas and Elgin County during the school year. Please click on the links below to learn more about our Children and Youth programs offered in these communities:
Dance Program (offered in St. Thomas)
Thank you to Daryl Scott from Studio Dance Pointe for creating this fantastic video montage from the December 5th YWCA Dance Program Recital. Our little dancers have worked very hard learning new skills, movements and a love for dance. Enjoy!
Please call now to join an interest list for our next session!
Kids Creative Cuisine (offered in West Lorne, Aylmer & St. Thomas)
Home Alone Safely (offered in Aylmer, West Lorne, St. Thomas, Belmont & Springfield)
Red Cross Babysitting Courses (offered in West Lorne, Belmont, Aylmer, Springfield & St. Thomas)
S.M.A.R.T. for Girls – Stress Management and Relaxation Techniques (offered in St. Thomas, Belmont & Springfield)
Drop-In Recreation Programs (offered in Dutton)
Click here for more information on our Before & After School and Day Camp Programs
We will resume our Children’s programming in the Fall – please check back in August to view the upcoming schedule and registration information.
Note: Programs may not run if there is insufficient interest. Please call our main office at 519-631-9800 if you have any questions.
Proud to be an active Training Partner with the Canadian Red Cross, Respect Education Program (Information for parents, teachers, and students on bullying prevention, abuse prevention, and healthy relationships.)