Our Mission

Our raison d’etre – reason to be

The YMCA of Medicine Hat, a charity supported by volunteers, is devoted to enriching our community by providing services to people of all ages within a safe, healthy environment that enhances personal wellness. 

Our Impact

How we will achieve our mission

The YMCA is committed to strengthening the foundations of community by:

Our Vision

The future we will create

The YMCA of Medicine Hat is recognized as a community charity that is primarily responsible for the provision of health, wellness, youth leadership and community service.

Our Values

Our values are central to our mission, guiding our behaviours, attitudes, and actions. They are a set of beliefs and ideals that we share at the YMCA and we hope to instill in others.

At the YMCA we value caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and inclusiveness. 

Our guide to decsion-making and behaviour

  • Do the Right Thing - We are caring, respectful, honest and responsible in all we do.
  • Put People First - We believe in each other – our strengths, perspectives, capacity to grow and our passion.
  • Keep Our Promises - We do what we say we do.
  • Lead by Example - We are courageous, speak with conviction, listen attentively and collaborate.