Newcomer Youth Program - YMCA of Three Rivers Waterloo Region

Newcomer Youth Program

YMCA Newcomer Youth Program

Boy with basketball smilingThe program breaks down cultural barriers offering a safe place to have fun, make friends, and share ideas and experiences with other immigrant youth while exploring a new community and is currently delivered in YMCA Health Fitness Aquatic facilities.

This program is geared towards youth (13-21 years old) who have been in Canada for less than two years to learn more about their community, practice their English language skills, meet new friends and go on a field trip.  Participants who complete the program earn a 3 month free membership to the YMCA.  No Cost.  Registration required (please visit the Front Desk at your nearest YMCA).

Hours of Operation

Location Time Meeting Location

Chaplin Family YMCA


Start Oct 16, 2020

Meet at the Teen Drop-In Zone (next door to Chaplin)

 Register Here  (Max 15 youth)

Stork Family YMCA


11am -1pm
Start Oct 18, 2020

Meet in the studio (upstairs of Stork)

 Register Here   (Max 10 youth)

AR Kaufman Family YMCA


4:00- 6:00 pm
Start Oct 16, 2020


Meet in the gym (behind the front desk of ARK)

 Register Here   (Max 10 youth)


4:00-6:00 pm
Start Oct 17, 2020

Register Here  (Max 10 youth)

Please contact by phone 519-741-8585 ext. 3704 or email for more information.