Langara Family YMCA
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Ready, set, go! YMCA Action Kids is a drop-in program designed to give kids a chance to get active, meet new friends and learn some valuable skills such as teamwork and problem solving. By providing a safe and fun space for kids aged 3-12 years to play, parents have the opportunity to participate in a fitness class, go for a swim or meet up with friends in the facility. 

Volunteers assist Child, Youth and Family staff with the delivery of the program by:

  • Ensuring proper check in/out procedures are followed
  • Attentive to the needs of the children (play, food, and bathroom)
  • Adhering to Child Protection Procedures

The Action Kids program at the Langara YMCA runs on:

  • Monday - Friday from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


  • Interest or experience working with preschool and school aged children
  • Working with minimal supervision
  • First Aid Certification
  • Ability to commit to a minimum of 2 shifts per week
  • Creative and innovative


Demonstrate the YMCA core values:

  • Do the right thing
  • Put people first
  • Lead by example
  • Keep our promises

Our Commitment to the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

The YMCA is committed to the protection of children in our care and vulnerable adults participating in our programs.  To ensure this commitment is upheld, all volunteers will need to provide:

  • A current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued to later than six (6) months preceding your start date
  • Three references (two of these should be professional references)


Stephanie Li, Child, Youth and Family Staff

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