"To acknowledge the duty that accompanies every right."
In the Australian Region Y Service Clubs are community based service Clubs for both men and women.
Historically club work centered around the local YMCA but as the YMCA changed so has the role of the Y Service Clubs.
Many clubs still have strong links to their local YMCA , however a lot of community work is also carried out with local community projects supported.
Each club belongs to the International Association of Y's Men’s Clubs, with its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Over half the countries with YMCAs have Y's Men and Women service clubs. Around 30,000 Y's Men and Women are at work in over 70 countries around the world.. This offers local members to participate in International programs to make the world a better place. In the Australian Region Local Clubs are known generally as Y Service Clubs.
Local Clubs support local Community projects for the Benefit of the whole Community
Club Members experience Personal Growth and Development of Leadership Skills
With many Varied activities from Night excursions and visits, Guest Speakers and Daytime excursions to places not normally accessible, members gain a wide range of experiences that are Fun and Informative.