For Youth

Through the Y, thousands of Denver area youth are cultivating the values, skills, and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health, and educational achievement. We work every day to help kids set and meet personal and educational goals, building skills and confidence as they explore new interests. 

Child Care

The YMCA provides care for kids with our childcare, preschool, day camps, School Age Care, and Summer Programs.

Education & Leadership

Programs to help our youth gain leadership skills and prepare for their future including Youth in Government, Reach and Rise Mentoring Program, Leaders in Training and Counselors in Training.

Sports, Swim & Play

Through the Y, thousands of Denver area youth are cultivating the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement.

Safety Around Water

71% of the World is Water, Children Are 100% Curious

Teaching children how to be safe around water is not a luxury; it is a necessity. The YMCA’s Safety Around Water program can help you make sure they learn essential water safety skills, which can open up a world of possibilities for them to satisfy their curiosity safely.