YEG Youth Connect helps Edmonton’s vulnerable youth for the ninth year running
05 oct. 2022 13h37 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After two years, YEG Youth Connect is back in person at the Boyle Street Plaza YMCA on Thursday, October 6, 2022. This important event helps...
Boyle Street Playground Grand Opening the Result of Community Collaboration
19 sept. 2022 11h47 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For residents of the Boyle Street community, the grand opening event for the new playground at Boyle Street Plaza on September 24 is a way to...
Youth support program helps students serving suspensions in Grande Prairie
24 août 2022 17h22 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For many youth, succeeding in school or even staying in school can be a significant challenge. To support youth in the region, YMCA of...
Labour shortage among lifeguards, swim instructors a province-wide issue
21 juin 2022 17h16 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
EDMONTON, Alberta, June 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As summer approaches and families look forward to recreation at Edmonton’s swimming pools or the province’s many lakes, the issue of water safety...
YMCA believes a fun summer experience is for everyone, offers financial assistance
02 juin 2022 13h21 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
EDMONTON, Alberta and RED DEER, Alberta and FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta, June 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The last two years have been hard on everyone, especially children and youth who have missed out...
YMCA’s Supports for Wellness program delivers hundreds of family enhancement kits to families in Fort McMurray and surrounding communities
19 mai 2022 13h24 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Residents of the Wood Buffalo communities know resilience and the process of recovery better than anyone, and while the past six years have...
May 20th is Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day, child care providers continue to feel the strain of labour shortages
18 mai 2022 16h23 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
EDMONTON, Alberta and FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta and GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta, May 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day on May 20th, many child care providers are...
Kids and youth find mentorship and community at Red Deer skateparks
16 mai 2022 18h43 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
RED DEER, Alberta, May 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kids and youth in Red Deer can head to the Glendale Skatepark to meet friends and learn to skateboard with mentors from the Northside Community...
Landscape of child care in Edmonton is changing, YMCA of Northern Alberta
06 avr. 2022 13h12 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
EDMONTON, Alberta, April 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When the Government of Alberta announced the expiration of the provincial work-from-home mandate at the start of March, many organizations...
Local company helps pave the way for youth to thrive in Red Deer
10 mars 2022 15h44 HE | YMCA of Northern Alberta
RED DEER, Alberta, March 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When the Northside Community Centre YMCA opened next to the Glendale Skatepark in 2019, the need for quality programs for youth in the area...