The Boys and Girls Club of Durham offers a wide range of programs for children ages 6 to 12 across the Durham Region giving them a place to belong for their own benefit. As of September 2019, there are 21 locations throughout the Durham Region that offer our After-School Programs.
Our Club is an accredited High Five Organization. All staff are trained in the Principles of Healthy Child Development in a recreation and sport settings. The Club ensures programs include High Five’s five essentials of a high quality program:
1) Participation - Fair opportunity for everyone to participate
2) Play - Just having fun!
3) Mastery - Learning new skills and being successful
4) Friends - Opportunities to make and build relationships
5) A Caring Adult - A leader or coach who shows warmth and genuine interest in children