Located at John Muir Elementary School, the Buchanan YMCA, and the Western Addition Beacon Center (WA Beacon), is a program of the Buchanan YMCA providing quality programming for youth and adults. Our mission is to enrich the lives of community members and to ensure the healthy development of young people. 

We offer before school care and after-school programming, including academic support, computer and media technology, cultural arts and events, recreational activities that foster mental and physical health. We also recognize the importance of family and adult services and work to serve the entire community. 

The WA Beacon strives to inspire youth and uplift the community through our ability and willingness to address the most critical community needs.
                  WABC Hub site: 
John Muir Elementary School, 380 Webster Street. 
                   Phone: 415.749.2714 Fax:415.431.9938

                   Buchanan YMCA
                   Phone: 415.931.9622 Fax:415.931.1746

Welcome to the Western Addition Beacon Center!