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  • We believe in the power of inspired young people

  • Safeguarding Children

    We are committed to safeguarding children and young people through stringent recruitment processes, child safe practices, training, support and development of staff.

Our Services

We provide opportunities for children and young people to grow in body, mind and spirit.

YMCA Brisbane

We believe in the power of inspired young people

The Y Brisbane is a not-for-profit organisation with leading services in childcare, fitness, camping, education, hospitality, youth, recreation and community program.

As the largest global youth movement, reaching almost 65 million in 120 countries, the Y has a shared purpose of empowering young people. We have been working in local commmunities across Australia since 1854 and in Brisbane from 1864.

The services we provide help fund our Social Impact initiatives across South East Queensland, including Schools’ Breakfast Program, Vocational Schools, Cancer Survivors Program, Community Centres, Affordable Housing, Youth Mentoring and more. We also provide facilities and programs for marginalised and disadvantaged young people in need of help as well as providing affordable accommodation for people who have been without a home.

Every Year We Support 12,000+ Queenslanders
We aim to make a real difference through providing people with a real opportunity to reach their full potential.

600+ STUDENTS
attend our Vocational Schools each year

140 Mentoring Hours Per Week
Providing transformative experiences for volunteers and students

5,000,000+ BREAKFASTS
provided via our Schools' Breakfasts Program

Safeguarding Children and Young People

The safety and protection of children and young people is paramount. We are committed to safeguarding children and young people through stringent recruitment processes, child safe practices, training, support and development of staff.
The Y acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the lands we work upon and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.
The YMCA of Brisbane is registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
The YMCA of Brisbane ABN: 61 028 995 366
Y-Care (South East Queensland) Inc. ABN: 85 051 706 001
© The Y Brisbane 2021