The YMCA Nelson Mandela Bay, was established in 1958.  The youth leadership and empowerment centre offers a variety of skills development and recreational initiatives which ensure holistic development of young people.

Learners from disadvantaged communities participate in educational programmes and quasi-aftercare at the Centre, which provides them with a safe haven and the facilities to effectively complete homework and extra-curricular activities. School drop-outs benefit from these programmes are successfully reintegrated into the school system.

Situated in Aubrey Street Parkside, the YMCA complex is ideally located and suitably equipped to host seminars, workshops and conferences. In addition, the fully furnished hostel provides accommodation and meals for 80 people.

The YMCA operates an educare centre which is situated in New Brighton approximately six kilometres away. The educare centre offers quality pre-school education while ensuring a sustainable income to the organisation

Empowering Young People for Life, Leadership and Service



Get in touch with us in any of the following ways:

Address: 70 Aubrey Street, Parkside, Port Elizabeth,
Eastern Cape, 6006, South Africa

Phone: 041 023 0266
Kindly use the After Hours number to get in contact with us.
After-hours number: 084 912 2440

Fax: 041 456 3328

Office hours

Monday – Friday  08h00 to 17h00

Postal Address
P.O.Box 12007
Centrahill, Port Elizabeth, 6006

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YMCA Port Elizabeth

70 Aubrey Street
Port Elizabeth
Eastern Cape
South Africa