YMCA Dublin is the second oldest YMCA in the world having been established in 1849. It currently works from premises in Aungier St and in Sandymount.
The YMCA in Dublin has a well-established social-enterprise tradition with its childcare and community fitness activities while providing valuable services, also help to financially support its children’s and youth work activities or providing homeless services. It also offers an accredited pre-vocational training course STEP as well as a family support program, PAKT. YMCA Dublin has a long tradition of offering a base for a number of sports clubs in its Sandymount premises promoting a healthy life.
YMCA Dublin is managed by a local board of management.