Families report increased anxiety from lockdown. Kristina Ineson, Regional Manager for out of school care and recreation (OSCAR) for YMCA North, shares her top tips for supporting kid’s anxiety during tough times.
Diversity is truly our strength - and you would vouch for this when you come into our centres. One such is Greg's 'Fit N 30' group exercise class at YMCA Lagoon Pool & Leisure Centre, a favourite among the locals.
To make up for what we missed in 2020, Y Games 2021 is back with double the ZEAL! Gather your squad and come test your fitness to a whole new level. Music, spot prizes, team prizes, and food! Register now!
2020 was tough for Paul with lockdowns but also because his doctor gave him the bad news that he was borderline Diabetic Type 2 if he didn’t change his lifestyle. And change he did! Paul lost 20 Kgs in three-months!
The YMCA is the world's oldest youth organisation - and today more than ever, the voice of young people is valued and respected. Our new Youth Advisory Panel (YAP) invites young people to share their voice.
Come and have a blast at this FREE family-friendly event and meet a range of youth organisations to help shape a better future. Heaps of yummy food stalls, youth performers, and entertainment for all ages. It's gonna be lit!
The Goldfit programme has had an amazing year. We have been awarded the New Zealand Exercise Industry ‘Programme Excellence Award’ for 2019. Everyone involved in delivering this exceptional programme across the YMCA centres should be extremely proud of this achievement.