The YMCA is a leader in community youth development programs. Our camps provide care for children ages 3 to 13 and allow children to explore, learn, and grow. Campers will enjoy sports, play, and arts while they develop character and confidence. Call the Y today for more information and let us help you jump into summer!


YMCA Summer Camp is for school-aged children who want an active and adventurous summer experience. Campers will learn new games and skills, develop confidence, and build lasting friendships throughout the Y community. Each week is themed and includes daily projects, games and outside activities, a field trip, summer learning loss prevention, swimming and more! For flyer, click here to view.

Counselors In Training (CIT): Ages 12-15 years old

Here at YOTS Day Camp, our teens get the fun, relational experience of camp as well as leadership skills for the future! CITs are led by experienced staff members who serve as mentors and coaches for the summer. CITs are involved in team-building activities, group outings and service projects. And, CITs get to be leaders in our community of over 350 kids every week! 

  • Leadership training
  • CPR Certifications (Additional Fee Required) *Resume starter
  • Eligible for hire at 15 if complete 5 week session
  • Ages 12- 15 years old


Summer Camp, Discovery Camp, and Counselors In Training

Location: Fayetteville Branch, Hope Mills Branch, Saleeby Family Branch
Register: In-person or Online registration. Vaccine records are required for incidents and emergencies.
Mask Policy: We will not be requiring masks at this time. This is subject to change.
Camp 2023 Information & FAQ: click here

Summer Camp & Discovery Camp Fee

  • $155 for 1st & 2nd child March 1 –15 $89 for 3rd child and up
  • $49 Registration Fee (nonmembers only)
  • $5.00 off weekly rate above until March 15

Counselors In Training Fee

  • Cost: $85.00 a week


Fayetteville Branch

Day Camp (Ages 5-12 years old)
Counselors In Training (Ages 12-15 years old)

  • Dates: June 5 - August 18, 2023
  • Drop off: 7:00am-8:00am / Pick up: 4:00pm-6:00pm
  • Hours: 7:00am-6:00pm


Hope Mills Branch

Day Camp (Ages 6-14 years old)
Discovery Camp (Ages 3-5 years old)
Counselors In Training (Ages 13-15 years old)

  • Dates: June 5 - August 18, 2023
  • Drop off: 7:00am-8:00am / Pick up: 4:30pm-6:00pm
  • Hours: 7:00am-6:00pm


Saleeby Family Branch

Day Camp 2023 (Ages 5-12 years old)
Counselors In Training (Ages 12-15 years old)

  • Dates:  June 12 - August 18, 2023
  • Drop off: 6:30am-8:00am / Pick up: 4:00pm-6:00pm
  • Ages: 5-12 Must be born between 08/01/2011 and 08/01/2018
  • Hours: 6:30am-6:00pm


BRIDGE programs

The YMCA is honored to offer a nurturing, safe and fun environment for all families in need.

BRIDGE PROGRAM: New to the Fayetteville community in 2016, single parents attending school full-time may apply for free childcare services to serve their eligible dependents. To read more about the Bridge Program initiative, click here. If you are interested in financially supporting the Bridge Program, please contact us at (910) 426-9622 to donate.

Bridge Application: click here to download. *All schools are eligible.