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The Fairfield YMCA is a cornerstone in the Fairfield community. Our facility brings personal wellness programs, child care, aquatics and swim lessons, youth programs and camps and adult sports into the reach of all Fairfield community residents. Please take a few minutes to explore our facility. Tours are available during regular branch hours. Learn more about the Fairfield YMCA and how to become a member.

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday: 5:30am-8:00pm

Friday: 5:30am-7:00pm

Saturday: 7:00am-5:30pm

Sunday: 8:00am-3:00pm

Address & Phone:

841 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
P 203 255 2834
F 203 259 7744
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Join Us We’re Making a Difference

Volunteer With Us at the Half Marathon

The Fairfield Half Marathon is truly a community collaboration. The Fairfield YMCA is one of the charities to receive funds raised from the Half Marathon. Funds go directly towards the Fairfield Y’s Annual Campaign to provide financial assistance for children, families, and ALL individuals to participate in the YMCA.

Three Opportunities to Help!

Distribute Race Packets

WHEN: Friday, 6/2 from 11:45am– 3:30 pm                         

WHERE: Meet at the Fairfield University Bookstore

Assist with Water Stations

WHEN: Saturday, 6/3 at 7am

WHERE: Meet at the Fairfield Y

Direct Event Parking

WHEN: Sunday, 6/4 at 6am

WHERE: Meet at the Fairfield Y

For more information contact Maureen Scinto mscinto@cccymca.org , 203 255-2834 x 2318

Happy 179th Birthday, YMCA!

Celebrate 179 Years of Strengthening Communities

Founders Day Sing Along

Choose a time and place that works best for you and your family! Invite your friends and neighbors to join, too. Everyone knows the words to “Happy Birthday”!

Tuesday, June 6, 2023

9:30am-11:30am Join the Soundview Family YMCA at Foote Memorial Park for a walk, geocaching and a meditation. Foote Park on Melrose Place, Branford. Celebratory cupcakes will be provided!

11:00am Visit the Valley Y Childcare Center to sing and enjoy cupcakes

11:30am At the Woodruff Family Y, the Water Fit Class will sing with the Y staff and others who join the fun

Many of our Preschool and School Age Child Care sites will also be participating. If you’d like to participate in the celebration, please ask your Child Care Director! We’ll be singing one of our favorite songs and would love for you to join.

Summer Program Guide

There’s something for everyone at the Y!

Our YMCA offers programs for all ages, abilities and stages of life. As the leading nonprofit dedicated to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y is committed to providing programs and services to children and families that are inclusive for all.

So what are you waiting for? Start having healthy fun at the Y! Click on our Summer Program Guide to see our summer offerings. FFD 2023 Summer Program Guide

Summer Program Session: June 19 – August 13, 2023
Member Registration Starts: May 29, 2023
Program Participant Registration Starts: June 5, 2023

Join the Y! – 3 Month Young Adult Membership


At the Y, you’ll find more than just a place to work out. With opportunities to connect with neighbors and give back to your community, you’ll discover a greater sense of purpose, too.

We’re offering a 3 Month Young Adult Membership for $100 with a Waived Joiner Fee. This membership is extendable after 3 months at the CCCY Young Adult Membership Rate with a Waived Joiner Fee.

Join Now! Promotion ends 9/1/2023.

You Can Be Whistle Worthy

Lifeguarding Course

Our Y offers Red Cross Waterfront Life Guard certification courses throughout the year. The course includes CPR, AED and First Aid certifications for ages 15 years and up. Candidates must be able to swim 550 yards non-stop and tread water for three minutes. All participants must take and pass the pre-test before registering for class. We are offering a blended learning course, online and classroom. Participants must attend all classes to complete the course.

FEE: $275 for Y Member, $375 Program Participant

We are offering three classes. Choose the class that works best for you!

Course includes: CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and AED Training, Waterfront Lifeguard Certification


May 20- Pre-test at 1pm
Classroom hours: May 27, 9am-5:30pm; May 28, 9am-3pm
June 3- Pre test at 1pm
Classroom hours: June 10 , 9am-5:30pm; June 11, 9am-3pm

WHERE: Fairfield YMCA 841 Old Post Road, Fairfield 203 255 2834

Spring Program Guide

At the Y, you’ll find more than just a place to work out. With opportunities to connect with new people, develop new skills and explore new interests, you’ll discover new passions and a greater sense of purpose.

Take a look at our Spring Program Guide! Fairfield Y 2023 Spring Program Guide Register for a new program, sign your child up for summer camp, try something new!

Spring Program Session: April 24-June 18, 2023

Member Registration Starts: April 3, 2023

Program Participant Registration Starts: April 10, 2023

Dance Dance Dance!

Youth Dance Classes

Your dancers will learn jazz, hip hop, modern, and ballet techniques! Dance helps youth learn and enjoy self-expression! The dancers will have fun learning fun choreography and explore impressionism and freestyle.

Kids Dance Moves—Ages 5-11

WHEN: Wednesdays 4:15pm-5:15pm (April 26- May 18)

FEES: Member: $75 / Program Participant: $150

CONTACT: Kacey Oberlander P 475 888 1203 E koberlander@cccymca.org

Strong Swimmers Confident Kids

Half Day Swim is designed to create safer, stronger swimmers every day

Whether learning to swim or improving their stroke, children benefit from this intensive swim lesson program . There will be two swim lessons each day, snack and outdoor play. Make new friends, build swim skills and learn water safety at the Y!

WHEN: Offered weekly from June 5-August 14.

TIME: 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm.

AGES: Designed for children 3-10 yrs old.

Online registration is available. For more information call 203 255 2834

Summer Day Camp

The YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. At YMCA day camp kids and teens can develop skills, self-confidence, new friendships and a sense of belonging – all while having tons of fun.

In order to have fun and thrive, kids of all ages need to feel both physically and emotionally safe. When you drop your child off at a camp, you can rest assured that their total well-being will be supported. Safety is always our number one priority! We keep kids healthy and safe while providing enriching experiences. As a leading nonprofit committed to nurturing the potential of youth, the Y has been a leader in providing summer camp for over 130 years. Our experienced and caring staff and volunteers model the positive core Y values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility that help build character.

Learn more: Fairfield Y 2023 Day Camp Brochure

Registration Forms: Fairfield Y 2023 Day Camp Registration Packet

If your child is 14-15 years of age, they may be interested in our Counselor in Training program. In our CIT program, they will receive valuable job interviewing skills, child care training, leadership experience, team building, and problem-solving skills. To apply please fill out the application and contact the Y for an interview. CCC YMCA CIT Application_References

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 Y with your friends today!

YMCA Universal Mobile App


Download our Mobile App which will allow you to:

  • Check-in
  • View class schedules
  • Make reservations in the class schedule section
  • Watch YMCA360 on-demand programs
  • See what’s happening at the Y
  • PLUS set personal wellness goals,
  • Log your workouts
  • And view a history of your wellness accomplishments
  • Push notifications also available


IOS Users CLICK HERE to download

ANDROID Users CLICK HERE to download