Welcome to YMCA Dublin

YMCA Dublin is a community-based charity organisation, providing vital services and dedicated support to individuals and families, since 1849.

We believe everyone should have the opportunity to belong to healthy, confident, secure and connected communities. 

Our approach has been to work through mind, body and spirit. We work in and with communities to support and empower individuals, children and young people to develop the skills, experiences, relationships and behaviours for healthy, confident and successful futures.

We are currently working towards an ambitious strategy of sustained and quality growth, based on our Strategic Plan.

About Us

We are a community-based charity organisation, providing vital services and dedicated support to individuals and families in inner city Dublin, since 1849.

Youth Spaces

Our Youth Services encompass a variety of mainstream and targeted Youth Work initiatives, such as youth clubs, mentoring, education support, and employability programmes. These services play a vital role in engaging young people and their families in a diverse range of activities, contributing to the overall strength of the local community.


We offer affordable, accessible, high-quality and childcare services and  and after-school care for children aged from 6 months – 12 years.


We engage and support the local community with our Community Hub space, the Community Employment scheme for those are long-term unemployed, and social housing for those experiencing homelessness.


Our gym and fitness facilities have everything you need to get fit and healthy. Our facilities for hire include dance studios and an indoor sports hall. All profits from our fitness social enterprises go towards funding our work with vulnerable young people in Dublin’s inner city.

Gym Membership

We have a range of gym only or gym and class membership options for our Aungier Street gym. We have no joining fees on any of these options and all profits support our work with vulnerable young people and families in Dublin’s inner city

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Opening Times

Monday:  07:30–22:00
Tuesday:  07:30–22:00
Wednesday:  07:30–22:00
Thursday:  07:30–22:00
Friday:  07:30–20:00
Saturday:  09:30-16:30
Sunday:  Closed

Phone: (01) 478 2607

Email: info.dublin@ymca-ireland.net


53 Aungier Street

Dublin 2

D02 CH96