Young Men’s Christian Association, Inc. (YMCA) of Metro Atlanta Participates in Happy Helpings Service Program

This summer, all eligible children who participate in YMCA of Metro Atlanta Day Camps at certain locations will receive FREE lunch and snacks, thanks to a generous grant provided by the Bright from the Start Happy Helpings Feeding Program (Formerly Summer Food Service Program). More than 1,200 meals will be provided daily, starting May 28 and continuing through August 5, 2022.

Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.  Meals will be provided at the following YMCA Day Camp program sites.

Andrew & Walter Young Family YMCA (lunch: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.; snack: 3 p.m.-3:30 p.m.)

Arthur Blank Family Youth YMCA (lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; snack: 3 p.m.-3:30 p.m.)

Cowart Family YMCA (lunch: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.; snack: 3 p.m.-3:30 p.m.)

Decatur Family YMCA (lunch: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; snack: 4:30 p.m.-5 p.m.)

J. M.Tull-Gwinnett Family YMCA (lunch: 11 a.m.- 1 p.m.; snack: 3:30 p.m.-4 p.m.)

Villages at Carver Family YMCA (lunch: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.; snack: 3 p.m.-4 p.m.)

Wade Walker Park Family YMCA (lunch: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.; snack: 3 p.m.-4 p.m.)

YMCA Youth & Teen Development Center (lunch: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.; snack: 4 p.m.-4:30 p.m.)

To learn more and register for YMCA summer camps, visit

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; fax: (202) 690-7442; or email: This institution is an equal opportunity provider.