We believe the values and skills learned at an early age are vital building blocks for life. 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.
Camp teaches self-reliance and the development of attitudes and practices that build character and leadership – all a midst the fun of sports, theater, games outdoor adventure, talent shows, and meaningful relationships. Y counselors are dedicated to making sure camp is an amazing experience for every camper.
Check out our youth sports offerings and get your child in the game where they’ll improve their skills, make new friends, be active with other kids and learn to love a sport at the Y.
Youth in Government
YMCA Youth in Government gives youth the opportunity to learn firsthand about government and civic issues by taking an active role in the democratic process, boosting youth development and contributing to a stronger community.
Join us as the top student leaders from all across the state of Alabama come together to discuss the most important issues of the day in the states premier College Mock Legislative Conference.
Youth Conference on National Affairs
The YMCA Youth Conference on National Affairs was started in 1968 as a follow-up to the outstanding states Youth in Government programs conducted by the YMCA throughout the US. The success of the conference is directly attributed to the leadership of many YMCA Professionals and Laymen but primarily to the dedication of the Youth involved. Last year, young people from thirty-three states and the District of Columbia participated in the conference. National Affairs is a program of the YMCA of Greater Montgomery, AL.
Christian Values Conference
Are you ready for five days of pure adventure, fun and games!? If so, then you need to come to the YMCA Christian Values Conference at the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly is scenic North Carolina!
This year, like every other year, will include nightly mixers, uplifting morning songs and devotions, lots of free time adventures, and the chance to talk about what YOU believe with other students from all around the country. If having the time of your life this summer interests you, then talk to your local YMCA Teen Director or contact us.