Therapy for Children & Families

The YMCA provides an array of counseling services for youth, their families, and groups in Montgomery County, MD. Our Master’s level counselors help build on existing strengths while teaching new ways to cope with today’s challenges which may include marital or child-parent conflicts, anxiety, and depression. Programs Include: Linkages to Learning School-based parent groups, donation […]


Community Development programs provide academic-focused after-school care for children, and intensive homework help, and mentoring for teens. Our staff assist students with homework, lead enrichment activities, social skills development, and facilitate a variety of recreational activities. Unique YFS programs: Common Ground: collaborative arts-based peer-peer learning initiatives for middle school students. Community Connections: leadership, education, community […]

About YFS

  YMCA Youth & Family Services (YMCA- YFS) is a community-based, comprehensive social services branch of the YMCA Metropolitan Washington. YFS provides school and community-based prevention and early intervention services to at-risk and under-served children and families from across Montgomery County, MD. YFS programs address basic social-service needs, teach fundamental […]