WE BUILD STRONG KIDS STRONG FAMILIES STRONG COMMUNITIES.
The YMCA of Greater New York is a community service organization with the main focus on youth. Its purpose is to improve the spiritual, mental, social and physical conditions of people. The programs teach the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Based in Jamaica, N.Y., it offers a variety of youth programs, including child care, day care and after-school care programs, swimming, sports leagues and instructional classes. Programs including counseling and health awareness, computer training, college/career preparation, day camp and sleep-away camps are also organized.