Stratford Outside


From exceptional fitness facilities including our indoor pool, Life Fitness circuit, Lifecycles, Elliptical Cross trainers, treadmills, recumbent bikes and upright bikes to our child watch and child care services for preschoolers, before and after-school child care and summer day camp – the Stratford YMCA is the place to go! Learn more about the Stratford YMCA and how to become a member.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday:     7:00 am-7:00 pm

Saturday:                   7:00 am-4:00 pm

Address & Phone:

3045 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06614

P 203 375 5844

F 203 380 0291

Get Directions »


Confidence Gained With Every Stroke


Current BSY Swimmers, town of Stratford swimmers, and new swimmers interested in competing for the BSY Torpedoes will get a chance to swim under the supervision of the BSY Torpedoes Coaching Staff.  This is a fun opportunity for current BSY swimmers and local Stratford swimmers to stay in shape for next season.  New and interested swimmers will get hands on experience on what it’s like to practice as a BSY Swimmer!  Sign up today, limited spots available!

When: 4 Week Session: Monday, August 3 – Friday, August 28

Senior Group (Current Gold/Silver BSY Swimmers or 12 and older)- Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays

Youth Group (Current Bronze BSY Swimmers ages 6 to 11)- Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 3:00 PM to 3:45 PM

Fee: Youth Group: Members: $18 per week, $64 for full session / Community Members: $36 per week, $128 for full session

Senior Group: Members: $27 per week, $100 for full session / Community Members: $54 per week, $200 for full session

Current BSY Swimmers can register  for individual weeks or full session at the front desk.  New and interested swimmers must be between the ages of 6 and 18.  Swim level should be equivalent to at least a level 5 in YSL group lessons. Swimmers must be able to swim freestyle and back stroke and have a basic knowledge of breast stroke and butterfly.  Local competitive, private, high school, and collegiate swimmers also welcomed! For more information, contact our BSY Swim Team Coaching Staff at or call the Stratford YMCA.  Stop by and register at the front desk today!

Be Healthy, Be Strong, Belong

Stratford YMCA’s Wednesday Wellness Chats

Join our virtual health and wellness discussions Stratford YMCA’s Health Coach and Personal Trainer, Gina Pezzullo!

Meet up with your friends, connect with others, and learn about a different health and wellness related topic each week. Chats will run on Wednesdays for 30 minutes. No need to register, just use the ZOOM link information attached below to join our weekly wellness chats!

ZOOM Link Information:  Gina is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting; Stratford YMCA’s Wednesday Wellness Chats. Every week on Wednesday from July 22 to August 12, 2020; 4 occurrence(s). Link: Meeting ID: 724 4710 6966  Password: Wellness

Swing Into Action For A Better Us

STRATFORD YMCA 16th Annual Golf Tournament

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 in them achieve our individual and collective promise.

With our doors open to all, we bring together people from all backgrounds, to support those in need. We take on the most urgent needs in our community and inspire a spirit of service in return. Our members, volunteers, supporters and staff demonstrate the power of what we can achieve by taking action and giving back together.

When you participate in our 16th Golf Tournament, you help us provide kids and families in our community with the programs and services they need to thrive.

WHEN:  Monday, September 28, 2020

WHERE:  Mill River Country Club,  4567 Main Street, Stratford, CT P 203 375-5641

ITINERARY:  11:00am Registration / 11:45am Lunch / 12:30pm Shotgun Start / 5:30pm Reception, Dinner, Prizes

RSVP: Please respond by September 15, 2020

TO REGISTER: 2020 STF Y Golf Tournament Registrationor register on Eventbrite.

For more information, contact: Chelsea Kordiak / George Perham

The Best Summer Ever!


Summer Day Camp

We provide a happy, healthy environment for children to learn and grow. At YMCA Summer Day Camp, participants gain a sense of accomplishment, build relationships and find their sense of belonging. It’s a opportunity for physical, social, emotional and cognitive learning experiences. For families, camp offers a peace of mind knowing that your child is in a safe and enriching place.

Safety is our first priority. All Central Connecticut Coast YMCA camp programs are following all the guidelines set by the CDC, CT Office of Early Childhood (OEC), American Camp Association (ACA), Y-USA, and other sources to ensure our policies and procedures are aligned to keep our children, staff and volunteers healthy and safe. 2020 CCCY Summer Camp Safety Plan.

We can’t wait to see you at the Stratford Y Camp Parrot Perch! We’ve planned an awesome, activity-packed summer with tons to learn, play and explore.  The Best Summer Ever!

To learn more about Summer Camp please review our Stratford Y 2020 Day Camp Brochure or call the Y.

To register, please fill out the documents and bring them to the Y! Stratford Y 2020 Registration Packet Updated

If your child will require special assistance or medicine while at camp, these forms may also be required: Individual Care Plan_Medicine Authorization.

If you would like to apply for financial assistance, please fill submit this application: 2020 CCCY Financial Assistance Application Materials.

For day-to-day program details, please review our Stratford Y 2020 Day Camp Parent Handbook

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 2020-fillable.

The Best Summer Ever!

Refer Your Friends to Join the Y!

Member Get A Member Program BannerWhen 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!

NAEYC Accredited Preschool Program

Learn Grow Thrive

AGES: 3-4 years

Our preschool program uses the CT Preschool Curriculum and Assessment Framework. Our preschool provides a wide variety of opportunities for each child to explore and learn in a safe and nurturing environment designed to meet each child’s individual need.

Safety is our first priority. All Central Connecticut Coast YMCA child care programs are following all the guidelines set by the CDC, CT Office of Early Childhood (OEC), Y-USA, and other sources to ensure our policies and procedures are aligned to keep our children, staff and volunteers healthy and safe. 2020 Stratford Y Child Care Safety

Activities include:

  • Center-based learning
  • Indoor/outdoor movement
  • Arts and crafts
  • Science
  • Field trips
  • Storytime
  • Music and movement
  • Circle time with Preschool learning and Kindergarten readiness

To be enrolled, children must be three years of age by December 31 and must be fully toilet trained. A $50 non-refundable Family Registration Fee is due at the time of registration.

2020-2021 CCC YMCA Preschool Registration Forms

CCCY Youth Waiver  CCCY OEC Child Care Consent Form

CCCY Early Learning Parent Handbook – Stratford Y


Care 4 Kids helps low to moderate-income families in Connecticut pay for child care costs. This program is sponsored by the State of Connecticut’s Department of Social Services (also called DSS). To learn more about Care 4 Kids, take a look at their website. You can look at the site to find out how the program works, who is eligible, and more.

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 user-friendly landing page for all CCCY Branches / Calendar for easy transition through days/dates / Filters by area/room, time of day, class type / Notifications from multiple branches / Locations with facility status and hours / Member Cards use your phone to check-in, load them into your IOS Wallet for display when near the Y / Programs – view and register / Push Notifications! Opt-in for updates on classes and the facility / Email the Y / FREE! 

Follow this link for a fast and easy install:

Google Play Download

Apple Download