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 (a quality assurance program). 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