Lights on Afterschool Program

We are so proud to join communities all across America celebrating Lights On Afterschool on October 28!  Help us shine a light on the impact afterschool programs are making in supporting students and families. Come help us celebrate our Afterschool programs at each school.  Each Elementary School will have lightbulbs on display on their front […]

Train To Prevent Falling

One-time Clinic Join Certified Physical Therapists from Connecticut Orthopedics in learning how to incorporate better techniques for balance, thus preventing bad falls that can lead to injury. When: Tuesday November 16 at 12:15pm Where: Group Exercise Room, Lakewood-Trumbull Y Family Program Center For more information contact Joanne Orenstein, Health & Wellness Coordinator, jorenstein@cccymca.org or 203 […]

Days of Service

Our hunger relief efforts have grown leaps and bounds in the last year and a half. They will continue as long as there is a need among our neighbors and community members. You can help us provide hunger relief in our community. Be involved with us. Join us for our November 2021 Days of Service! Engage […]

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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Elevate Your Game

Skills and Drills Basketball We will be hosting basketball skills and drills for boys & girls in the surrounding areas. The goal of the program is to provide a safe and fun learning environment for your child to strengthen their game. Three grade range specific sessions will be offered in this 8 week session. When: […]

Run, Pass, Kick And Score

Soccer Clinic We are offering an 8 week soccer clinic for players of all skill levels. Ages 7-11. The clinic will focus on individual ball skills, proper technique, and knowledge of the game. When: October 27-December 17 Wednesdays and Fridays 6:00pm-6:45pm Where: Bridgeport YMCA at the Ralphola Taylor Community Center, 790 Central Avenue, Bridgeport Fees: $50 Contact: […]

No School, No Worries!

REGISTER NOW for Y Vacation Club Dates: November 2,  and 11 AM session:  8-1.  PM session: 1-6 Full Day session 8am-6pm We strongly believe that every child needs a safe and fun experience each and every day.  Our program is designed to provide an environment where each child can learn and grow through a wide […]

Thanksgiving 5K

Thursday, November 25 Run with us this Thanksgiving to support Soundview Family YMCA, Branford Rotary Club and the BC2 Sports & Fitness Complex. Your support will help Branford Rotary with their efforts to give food to those in need during the holiday season. The flat 5K begins and finishes at Walsh Intermediate School. The course […]

Togetherhood

SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY TOGETHER Togetherhood is a nationwide program that gives Y members a way to get to know people and strengthen our community through volunteerism. The program is led by a committee of Y members that decides on projects and carries them out throughout the year. If you’re interested, please contact Chelsea for more info.   […]

Scary Amounts of Fun!

Join us for a MONSTER MOVIE MASH! Enjoy and family-friendly outdoor Halloween movie night under the stars at the Stratford YMCA.  Prepare for a spooktacular arts and crafts activity before the movie!  We recommend participants also come prepared with their own lawn chair, blanket, and food/drink.  Alcoholic beverages, glass/Styrofoam containers, and smoking are prohibited.  Arts […]

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Explore All the Possibilities

Join us for a career exploration workshop to introduce careers, trades and educational alternatives to youth and participants. Speakers from various professions will present during this series to expose youth to future possibilities. Pizza will be provided. WHEN: Wednesday, October 27 6:00pm LOCATION: Bridgeport YMCA, at the Ralphola Taylor Community Center, 790 Central Avenue, Bridgeport CT […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your wellness journey. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our […]

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, October 18-22 – Guilford Food Bank Monday – Thursday, November 15-19 – Branford Food Pantry Monday – Thursday, December 13-17 […]

Lights on Afterschool Program

We are so proud to join communities all across America celebrating Lights On Afterschool on October 28!  Help us shine a light on the impact afterschool programs are making in supporting students and families. Come join us and let’s celebrate the amazing work that your children do at the YMCA before and after school program!  […]

Kid’s Paint and Sip

Join us for a healthy, safe and fun event for children! Everyone leaves with a piece of art that they have created! Children will paint a picture, sip healthy smoothies, and share their talents with the group.  Masks are required. For more information, please contact Ashley at afedak@cccymca.org. Please register in advance as space is […]

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Moving for Better Balance

Discover how you can prevent falls by  improving your balance and mobility. You’ll improve posture, increase muscle strength, expand flexibility, and firm your core. NEW CLASS!  Beginning October 26 WHEN: Tuesday and Thursday  12:15—1:00pm WHERE: Multipurpose Room INSTRUCTOR:  Denise    

Fresh Start Program

Our Environmental Education program combines indoor and outdoor components with stories, crafts, hikes and activities for the best hands-on exploration and learning. AGES: 5-12 yrs old WHEN: Thursday 4-5:30pm FEES: Member- $40, Community Member- $80  

Creative Crafts

Every child needs to feel creative. Arts and Crafts can boost self-esteem, encourages self-expression and enhances decision- making skills. We all need more of that! AGES: 5-9 yrs old WHEN: Wednesday 4-5:30pm FEES: Member- $40, Community Member- $80  

Booking and Cooking

Booking and Cooking is an 8 week program geared toward reading a book each week and preparing a healthy meal or snack that corresponds with the reading. Space is limited so register right away! AGES: 4-10 yrs old WHEN: Saturday 10:30am-12pm FEES: Member- $40, Community Member- $80  

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Multi-Sports

This instructional sports class is geared to the child who want to try variety of different sports. Each week a different sport will be introduced. Sports include Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Street Hockey, and Flag Football. AGES: 5-9 years old WHEN: Tuesdays 4-5:30pm FEES: Member- $40, Community Member- $80

Lights On Afterschool

Play Explore Discover YMCA Before and After School Program celebrates Lights on Afterschool We are so proud to join communities all across America celebrating Lights On Afterschool on October 28!  Help us shine a light on the impact afterschool programs are making in supporting students and families. Come join us and let’s celebrate the amazing […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your family. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our Program […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your  family. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our Fall […]

Family Fun for Everyone

Parents Night Out at the Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA Camp Tepee and the Family Outdoor Center You might initially think of this as a night out for the parents, but it’s really a night out for your kids! The kids, Kindergarten-5th grade, will be involved in games, arts and crafts, and structured free play. The Y will […]

Program Guide Fall II

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your wellness journey. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your wellness journey. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your wellness journey. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your family! We have a program or class for your and your children because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your family! We have a program or class for all youth because staying healthy and connected to their community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other families. Please take a look at our […]

Fall II Program Guide

FOREVER CARING At the Y, we care about you and your wellness journey. We have a program or class for everyone because staying healthy and connected to your community now, is more important than ever. At the Y, you’ll find a connection with our engaged staff and other members. Please take a look at our […]

Pumpkin Party!

FLOATING PUMKIN PATCH Join us for this exciting autumn event to celebrate the fall!  After enjoying some pool time, families will chose pumpkins from the floating pumpkin patch to decorate while enjoying a fun fall activity.  Adults must accompany children under 14 years old in the pool. WHEN: Saturday October 23 2:00pm-4:00pm FEES: Member $20 per […]

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 […]

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 […]

Forever Learning

The Y Offers School Aged Enrichment that Parents Can Feel Good About We know how important it is for a child to have an enriching place for learning and growth, both in and out of school. And we’re happy to be able to provide that place, allowing your child’s social, emotional, physical and academic journey […]

Forever Learning

AFTER SCHOOL We strive to meet the needs of our families while providing quality experiences for the children in our programs. Where and how children spend their time is vital to their growth and success in life. FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT  We help kids reach their potential and thrive in a safe, trustworthy setting. We offer a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Forever Learning

The Y Offers After 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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. Through a balanced approach […]

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 […]