A Fun Night For All

Stratford YMCA’s Adaptive Kids’ Night Out Adaptive Kids Night Out gives children with special needs time to enjoy the pool, participate in STEAM activities, and connect with other kids and caring adults. Children will enjoy supervised open swim in our pool. As well, as complete a STEAM activity led by our caring and supportive staff […]

Fall 1 Program Guide

The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities. Every day, we help people connect to their purpose, potential and each other. At the Y, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well–being and inspiring action in and across our communities. Learn more about how you can participate in one […]

Unlimited Potential

YMCA TEEN LEADERS CLUB The YMCA Teen Leaders Club is a year-long, leadership development program for middle and high school teens.  This program provides teens with extensive leadership training and volunteer opportunities that support our community.  When you become a Leader, you can meet other teens from our community, plan events and field trips, participate […]

Neighbors Help Neighbors

FOOD DRIVE Let’s lend a helping hand and help our local food pantries!  Collection times will be from 7am-7pm at the Soundview Family YMCA in Branford. Collection Days – Pantries to benefit: Monday – Thursday, September 13-17 – Madison Food Pantry Monday – Thursday, October 18-22 – Guilford Food Bank Monday – Thursday, November 15-19 […]

Fore The Kids

STRATFORD YMCA 17th Annual Golf Tournament You can make a difference helping kids stay on course with every swing of your club. Every day, the Y strengthens our community for kids, adults, seniors and families with programs that protect, teach, connect, heal, nourish and encourage. It’s how we help communities and the ‘us’ who live […]

Fall 1 Program Guide

The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities. Every day, we help people connect to their purpose, potential and each other. At the Y, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well–being and inspiring action in and across our communities. Learn more about how you can participate in one […]

Life Skills Save Lives

Earn a job as a certified lifeguard. Are you responsible, honest, caring, and respectful? Are you a strong swimmer? Are you over the age of sixteen and looking for a job? Get certified in CPR/AED, First Aid, and Lifeguarding through the Blended Learning American Red Cross Lifeguard Course. After successfully completing this course and submitting […]

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Fall 1 Program Guide

The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities. Every day, we help people connect to their purpose, potential and each other. At the Y, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well–being and inspiring action in and across our communities. Learn more about how you can participate in one […]

Fall 1 Program Guide

The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities. Every day, we help people connect to their purpose, potential and each other. At the Y, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well–being and inspiring action in and across our communities. Learn more about how you can participate in one […]

Fall 1 Program Guide

The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities. Every day, we help people connect to their purpose, potential and each other. At the Y, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well–being and inspiring action in and across our communities. Learn more about how you can participate in one […]

Fall 1 Program Guide

The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening individuals and communities. Every day, we help people connect to their purpose, potential and each other. At the Y, we focus on supporting young people, improving health and well–being and inspiring action in and across our communities. Learn more about how you can participate in one […]

Valley Y Mission Tour

The Valley Y has moved from its previous location on State St., Ansonia and has transitioned to become a Y Without Walls. We have secured a new home for the Valley Y at Holy Rosary Church in Ansonia, and we’re off to a great start! Our plan is to grow our programs throughout the Valley […]

Are You Whistle Worthy?

Lifeguard Certification Course at the Stratford YMCA This course is designed to give participants the skills and knowledge needed to be a lifeguard in aquatic environments.  This comprehensive course offers up to date information on how to guard, anticipate, and prevent problems and to take actions to help those in need.  CPR, First Aid, AED, […]

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Be A Game Changer

Scholastic E-sports League Join the ESPORTS club! If you are into gaming, this is the club for you! Rising 6-8 grade students can enjoy this FREE summer program and have a GAME-tastic July !  This league is in collaboration with the Dunbar School Family Resource Center, Theodore School Roosevelt Family Resource Center, Newfield Public Library […]

Summer Fun For Everyone

LAKEWOOD-TRUMBULL YMCA FAMILY OUTDOOR CENTER Many of us are spending more time outdoors than ever before! We’re enjoying the fresh air and learning more about nature. Nestled in an undeveloped wooded area of Monroe, sits a hidden gem for you and your whole family. The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA Family Outdoor Center has been delighting members with its […]

Walk with Us

PARADISE GREEN MARKET MEET UP at the Stratford Y Join members and staff at 2 PM on Mondays all summer long! We’ll walk to the market, which takes about 15 minutes. Get an extra workout, connect with Y friends, support local vendors and pick from the freshest produce! No need to sign up, just meet […]

Fore the Kids

SOUNDVIEW FAMILY YMCA 15th Annual Golf Tournament You can make a difference helping kids stay on course with every swing of your club. Every day, the Y strengthens our community for kids, adults, seniors and families with programs that protect, teach, connect, heal, nourish and encourage. It’s how we help communities and the ‘us’ who […]

Fore The Kids

LAKEWOOD-TRUMBULL YMCA 40th Annual Golf Tournament You can make a difference helping kids stay on course with every swing of your club. Every day, the Y strengthens our community for kids, adults, seniors and families with programs that protect, teach, connect, heal, nourish and encourage. It’s how we help communities and the ‘us’ who live […]

YMCA360 ON-DEMAND AND LIVE At the YMCA we believe that when people experience all that our Y has to offer, they will be drawn into supportive, healthier relationships with one another and their community. YMCA360 is an on-demand video platform for our Y community. YMCA360 offers 300+ group exercise classes, youth sports training, well-being classes […]

Power Up, Fire Up, Blast Off

Youth Weight Training Once a week with Personal Trainer Joel you’ll learn the basics of weight training and exercise.  Perfect for athletes trying to stay in shape for the fall season, or for newcomers who want to learn how to get stronger safely and properly.  The class will be in the Fitness Center and will […]

Forever Learning

The Y Offers School Aged Enrichment that Parents Can Feel Good About Through a balanced approach to youth development, the Y’s program will offer activities, mentorship and academic support, helping kids to thrive throughout the school year. As an organization dedicated to youth development, we are working closely with the Board of Education! We know how important […]

Forever Learning

The Y Offers School Aged Enrichment that Parents Can Feel Good About During these challenging times when your regular routine seems to change on a daily basis, one thing remains the same: your child needs a safe, enriching place to go when school is not in session plus before and after school day. While the […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our Summer Program Guide and register for […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our HNHY Summer Program Guide and […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our Stratford Y Summer 2021 Program […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our 2021 Summer Program Guide and register […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our Lakewood-Trumbull Y Summer 2021 Program […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our Soundview Family Y Summer 2021 […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our WDF Program Guide Summer 2021 and […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our Valley YMCA Summer 2021 Program […]

Summer Program Guide

Forever Nurturing Getting your health on track is more important than ever. We’re here to nurture you and your family to develop and grow this summer. Let the Y connect you with others who are on the same journey with similar goals. We’re here to support you. Check out our Bridgeport Y 2021 Summer Program […]

Alpha Community Services YMCA offers services to clients referred by Connecticut’s statewide system for addressing chronic homelessness, the Coordinated Access Network (CAN). Through CAN referrals, Alpha Community Services provides Family Navigation; Emergency Shelter focused on families; Permanent Supportive Housing; Supportive Services to Veteran Families and also has been instrumental in creating and sustaining the Bridgeport […]

Summer Aquatic Programs!

The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA Outdoor Center is able to provide outdoor aquatic programming, weather permitting. These fee based programs are held Saturday and Sunday 9am-12:30pm. Details are provided in our Summer Program Guide, by calling the Y or stopping by. Swim Lessons Give your child the opportunity to have fun, develop confidence and learn how to […]

Play Hard, Party Harder

BIRTHDAY PARTY RENTALS The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA has an amazing facility that offers a variety of party options to celebrate your child’s next birthday! Choose one of our year-round, outdoor parties. Our enthusiastic and experienced staff will work closely with you to customize the activities and space to create a fantastic birthday!  To ensure you have […]

Fun With Friends

Y Leaders Club Calling all Milford and Valley teenagers!  Virtual Meetings on Wednesdays at 6:150pm on Zoom. Leaders Club provides high school students with extensive leadership training, offering opportunities for service to the YMCA and the community. Leaders Club also serves as a recruiting program for future Y professionals! We are here to develop leaders, […]

It’s Forever Summer at Y Day Camp!

2021 Summer Day Camp The Stratford YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. And while these are unprecedented times, times that challenge us individually and as a community on many levels, the Stratford Y day camp provides kids with a safe, […]

It’s Forever Summer at Y Day Camp!

2021 Summer Day Camp The Bridgeport YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. And while these are unprecedented times, times that challenge us individually and as a community on many levels, the Bridgeport Y day camp provides kids with a safe, […]

It’s Forever Summer At Y Day Camp!

2021 Summer Day Camp The Valley YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. And while these are unprecedented times, times that challenge us individually and as a community on many levels, the Valley Y day camp provides kids with a safe, […]

It’s Forever Summer at Y Day Camp!

2021 Summer Day Camp The Fairfield YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. And while these are unprecedented times, times that challenge us individually and as a community on many levels, the Fairfield Y day camp provides kids with a safe, […]

It’s Forever Summer at Y Day Camp!

2021 Summer Day Camp The Woodruff Family YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. And while these are unprecedented times, times that challenge us individually and as a community on many levels, Camp Wepawaug day camp provides kids with a safe, […]

It’s Forever Summer at Y Day Camp!

2021 Summer Day Camp The Soundview Family Y believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. And while these are unprecedented times, times that challenge us individually and as a community on many levels, the Soundview Family Y day camp programs provide kids […]

Refer Your Friends to Join the Y!

When a friend you’ve referred joins the Y, we’ll thank you by giving you a FREE membership month. There’s no limit to how many friends you refer and there’s no limit to how many FREE months you can receive. Being with friends is always more fun for you and your family. Take advantage of sharing the […]

Refer Your Friends to Join the Y!

When a friend you’ve referred joins the Y, we’ll thank you by giving you a FREE membership month. There’s no limit to how many friends you refer and there’s no limit to how many FREE months you can receive. Being with friends is always more fun for you and your family. Take advantage of sharing […]

Activating People For Good

Togetherhood At the Y, we’re dedicated to strengthening the community by giving back and supporting our neighbors. That’s why we invite you to participate in Togetherhood™, a program that gives Y members the opportunity to select, plan and lead meaningful community service projects that benefit people and organizations right here in our neighborhood! Togetherhood™ invites […]

Doing Our Part Together

Togetherhood At the Y, we’re dedicated to strengthening the community by giving back and supporting our neighbors. That’s why we invite you to participate in Togetherhood™, a program that gives Y members the opportunity to select, plan and lead meaningful community service projects that benefit people and organizations right here in our neighborhood! Togetherhood™ invites […]

NAEYC Accredited Preschool Program

Forever Growing AGES: 3-4 years At the Y, we offer a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn and grow. The Y supports their social-emotional, cognitive and physical development. When you know your child is well cared for, you and your family have the opportunity to focus at work, plan healthy meals, enjoy family activities […]

Forever Learning

Learning outside the classroom The Y is here to meet your school age child care needs! Our program combines academics with play, and offers a caring and safe environment where kids can achieve, feel a sense of belonging, build friendships and explore new interests. Once homework is complete and snacks finished, Y staff will lead […]

Our App Keeps You On Track

Download the Daxko LLC Central Connecticut Coast YMCA Mobile App! Forget your membership card? Need to squeeze in a workout while you’re out and about? The Daxko LLC Central Connecticut Coast Y app will give you everything you need in the palm of your hand – for all our Membership Branches! Schedules – on one […]

Learn Grow Thrive

Early Learning Preschool Program Our child care programs allow parents to answer the inevitable questions: Where can my child be safe and learn what they need to know to be prepared for school, and for life? The New Haven YMCA Youth Center provides a full day NAEYC accredited Preschool program for 3-5 year-olds all year. […]

Lakewood-Trumbull Gymnastics Team

The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA gymnastics team has been inspiring and helping children achieve their goals since the 1980’s. Through the years the Y has produced multiple State and Regional champions as well as State and Regional team championships. Our gymnasts learn, through fun and discipline, the ability to achieve their goals. We believe that if a […]

A Report On The Y’s Community Impact

December 31, 2014 Dear Friends, It is with great pride that I share with you the strong impact made by the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA in 2014! With a special focus on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, the Y served 88,492 kids, families, and adults in twenty five towns and cities including Bridgeport and New […]

Learn Together, Play Together

Bridgeport Y School Readiness Programs Serving Bridgeport children ages 3 & 4 years At the Bridgeport Y, kids try new things, build their confidence, make new friends and smile every day. Affordable tuition. Care 4 Kids accepted. Openings Available. Enroll your child today! YMCA Kolbe Education Center, 401 Kossuth Street, Bridgeport, CT 06608 P 203 332 6447 […]

Youth and Government Program

Youth and Government is a national YMCA group that involves thousands of teenagers worldwide in programs that model their state government.  The New Haven YMCA has been participating in the Youth and Government program since 2006.  Between October and March of each year, the teens in the Youth Center meet once to twice a week […]

Lifeguarding

Ages: 15 years and older Ideal for lifeguards working at traditional pools. The course teaches professionalism, patron and facility surveillance, victim recognition, equipment-based rescues, and caring for head, neck and back injuries. Upon successful completion of course, participants will also earn certification in CPR for the Professional Rescuer (includes AED) Oxygen Administration and First Aid. Prerequisites […]