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YMCA closes childcare operations in anticipation of winter storm News Release


Kingston & Brockville, ON – Expected impacts of tomorrow’s impending storm have resulted in a decision to close YMCA childcare programs for Monday, January 17.

“We feel this is the best decision as we monitor the weather and consider road safety for everyone including our families and staff,” said Rob Adams, CEO, YMCA of Eastern Ontario. “It also allows us to give our families as much notice as possible as we anticipate early morning announcements.”

About the YMCA of Eastern Ontario

The YMCA of Eastern Ontario is a charity that provides programs and services to improve health and health outcomes, develops leaders, helps build social connections and provides safe, inclusive spaces for people of all ages. The Y is Canada’s largest provider of childcare with trademarked curricula and offers fitness and other programs including Work Hard. Eat Well, Karate and Total Life Care.


For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Colleen Gareau
Director, Marketing & Communications
YMCA of Eastern Ontario
colleen.gareau@eo.ymca.ca 613-888-9298