We believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for life. Because of the Y, more young people in neighborhoods around the nation are taking a greater interest in learning and making smarter life choices. At the Y, children and teens learn values and positive behaviors, and can explore their unique talents and interests, helping them realize their potential. That makes for confident kids today and contributing and engaged adults tomorrow.


Safe, nurturing environment for children to learn, grow and develop social skills.

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Knowledge, character development, guidance and encouragement to help youth develop and realize their potential

Teen After School Program
Arts & Humanities
Leadership and  Teen Volunteer Opportunities
Youth in Government

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Swim, Sports & Play

Positive, fun activities that build athletic,
social and interpersonal skills

Preschool Classes
Youth Swim Lessons
Youth Fitness Dance and Yoga
Youth Sports Programs
Ypsilanti Programs


Overnight, day or specialty camps at the Y share one thing: they’re about discovery.

Day Camps
Residence Camp Al-Gon-Quian
Teen Camps 
Ypsilanti Day Camps