YMCA of Greater Providence

The Y is a place where kids come to learn, grow and thrive. At Y Camp every kid has FUN! in a friendly, safe environment. The YMCA of Greater Providence offers great summer opportunities in a wide variety of camps at different locations all designed to enhance and enrich your child’s summer.

Welcome to Y Camp!

Discover the possibilities at summer camp.

Y camps offer values-oriented, camper-centered programs that help children discover their talents and feel a sense of belonging. Our activities combine friendships, adventure, and personal growth, creating days as unique as each camper and memories that last a lifetime. We offer a range of camp experiences through our Y branches and Camp Fuller, including day camps, extended day programs, and overnight camp. We design and deliver creative programs that are based on YMCA values; caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. We strive to nurture campers in a challenging and supportive environment where their safety and well-being are our priority. Interested in joining our day camp staff and making a difference in the lives of kids in your community? Click here to learn more.

Whether you sign up for one week or the whole summer, we offer the best camp value around! Our programs are directed by full-time YMCA professionals and staffed with dedicated, dynamic leaders. Our counselors are selected for maturity, understanding, patience, and a genuine interest in working with children. We hope that you and your family will make YMCA camp part of your summer experience!

Click Here For GPYMCA Camps Brochure

2018 Camp Application - Coming Soon!


Click below to learn more about our Y day camps and view session information.



Camp Manitoo


  Kent County/ Cranston
  West Bay/ PYS

Camp Ok-Wa-Nessett



Camp Wamsutta


  South County

Camp Broad Rock


Kids Love Y Camp!

YMCA Camps offer kids a chance to have fun while building a healthy mind, body and spirit. Plus, every child has the chance to:

  • Make new friends

  • Play games  
  • Participate in sports
  • Learn new skills
  • Sing songs
  • Create long-lasting memories
  • Have outdoor fun
  • Be a kid!

Your Child's Safety

The safety of every child is our highest priority. Our Y Staff is well-trained to ensure a secure, nurturing environment and that all activities are safe and age-appropriate for your child. Click here to learn more about child safety at the Y. Our staff is carefully screened according to state and local standards. We only hire staff that practice and support the YMCA philosophy and our values of Honesty, Caring, Responsibility and Respect. You can be assured that every staff member is committed to providing each child a fun-filled, safe and rewarding Y Camp experience.

High Quality. High Standards. American Camp Association Accreditation.

All YMCA of Greater Providence camps are accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA), the only independent accrediting organization in the country that reviews camping operations against strict quality standards. ACA-Accredited ® camps meet up to 300 standards for health, safety, risk management human resources, staff training, and camp transportation. The accreditation also requires a thorough review of program quality in all areas including high standards for all aquatic programs. For more information, visit acacamps.org.

Join our Team!

Apply now and help make this the best summer ever for kids in your community!

We're always looking for enthusiastic and dedicated camp counselors, lifeguards, specialty instructors, special needs instructors, drivers and more! View open positions and apply today!


Click on the branch
name for more info: 

Bayside YMCA
Barrington, RI

YMCA Camp Fuller
Wakefield, RI

Kent County/West Bay YMCA
Warwick, RI

Newman YMCA
Seekonk, MA

South County YMCA
Peace Dale, RI

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