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 – Thursday: 5:30am-8:00pm
Address & Phone:
3045 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06614
F 203 380 0291
The Central Connecticut Coast YMCA has new technology to help us engage with our Members AND help you manage your YMCA membership on-line.
To make donations please give us a call or stop by the Y.
The Central Connecticut Coast YMCA has transitioned to a new technology partner that is providing the Y with member management, payment processing and other solutions. We’ve transferred our data and now we’re triple checking to ensure it is correct.
We can’t wait to introduce you to the new platform. It’s great! You’ll be able to access your YMCA account from our web site, adjust your contact information and payment methods, make payments, change passwords, easily register for programs and classes and make Annual Campaign Donations.
No worries, somethings will never change! We will always assist you with your YMCA transactions one-on-one, face-to-face at the Y and on the telephone.
We’re working hard to build a Better Us.
It’s almost time to head back to school! And many in our community need school supplies.
Please join us to support our community. Together we can make a difference by collecting school supplies for those in need. Students in the Stratford Public School District will be grateful!
Donations of pencils, erasers, glue sticks, Crayola crayons, pocket folders, spiral notebooks; wide-ruled, one subject, pens, post its, highlighters, index cards, mechanical pencils, hand sanitizer, small packs of tissue are especially needed.
Donation bins are located in the front lobby of the Stratford YMCA.
Together we can make a difference.
Current BSY Swimmers, town of Stratford swimmers, and new swimmers interested in competing for the BSY team will get a chance to swim under the supervision of the BSY team Coaching Staff. This is a fun opportunity to stay in shape for next season and / or prepare for tryouts. Local competitive, private, high school, and collegiate swimmers also welcome! Sign up today, limited spots available!
When: August 7 – August 31 / Mondays and Wednesdays – Technique Clinic / Tuesdays and Thursdays – Stay-in-Shape Clinic
Times: subject to change.
8 years old and Under 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
9-11 years old 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
12 years old and Older 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Fees: Members: $80 per clinic, $140 both clinics / Program Participant $160 per clinic, $280 both clinics
Swimmers must be able to swim freestyle (one length) and backstroke (one length) and have a basic knowledge of breast stroke or butterfly. For more information, contact Marta Taddeo, Head Coach, at email@example.com
At the Y, you’ll find countless opportunities to get moving and experience the joy of better health. All it takes is one step!
Check out our Program Guide for classes, programs and events. Stratford Y Fall I 2022 Program Guide
Fall 1 Session runs August 29-October 23.
Register on-line, at the Y or give us a call.
Fall 1 Session registration opens Monday, August 8 for Members / Monday, August 15 for a Program Participant.
Awaken your mind and senses while you take in the fresh ocean air and the sound of the calming waves. Feel the warmth of the sun on your face and melt your stress away.
WHEN: Thursdays July 7 to August 25– weather permitting
TIME: 6:00 to 7:00 PM
WHERE: Short Beach (location will be shared upon registration)
FEES: $45 for adults for all classes. 8 week session.
Register at the Stratford YMCA or on-line. Contact Ashley at the Y, at 203-375-5844 for any questions.
Brought to you by the Stratford Y, Stratford Recreation, Sterling House Community Center and Stratford PAL.
At the Y, you’ll run, you’ll laugh, you’ll sweat and you’ll have fun meeting people while you enjoy yourself. Connect with neighbors and give back to your community. Find your fun. Register for a Summer Session program or join a class!
Please browse our Summer Program Guide: Stratford Y Summer 2022 Program Guide
Summer Program Session: June 20-August 14
Registration: Facility Members: Monday, May 30. Community Members: Monday, June 6
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. (Regular rate is $41/month with a $50 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 9/1/2022.
Y Day Camp is the place to make every precious summer day a great one! Because the YMCA believes all kids have great potential and deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve.
The Stratford YMCA Summer Day Camp provides kids with a safe, healthy, familiar, and fun-filled environment for them to explore, build confidence, develop skills, make lasting friendships and memories so they can grow as individuals and leaders. For families, day camp offers a peace of mind knowing that your child is in a safe and enriching place.
Registration Materials: Stratford Y Summer 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
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: CCCY Financial Assistance Application Materials
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-fillable
As an organization dedicated to youth development, we are working closely with the Board of Education! 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 to continue long. Are also proud to be able to provide you and your family with the services required to remain healthy.
We help kids reach their potential and thrive in a safe, trustworthy setting. We offer a curriculum that aligns with the school day and supports growth in literacy, science, math, science, engineering, and technology (STEM) while infusing the arts, physical activity, and fun. We teach kids confidence, encourage self-expression and enrich social development. Providing our youth with the support, encouragement and positive role models that they need, will not only increase their ability to succeed in school but in life. For families, we offer peace of mind knowing that your child is in a safe and educational program building new relationships and achieving more.
As a leading nonprofit committed to nurturing the potential of every child and teen, supporting their social-emotional, cognitive and physical development. The Central Connecticut Coast YMCA continues to give youth an enriching and safe experience. Our experienced and caring staff and volunteers model the positive core Y values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility that help build character. Our core values are woven throughout our child care program to create a warm, nurturing, home away from home. Your child’s growth, development, and education are important to us, as we do our best to ensure their future is bright.
Everyone belongs at the Y. To ensure that all youth have the chance to participate, the Y offers financial assistance to those in need. Please talk with us to learn more. If you’d like to help send a child to child care, you can donate easily on our web site or at our Y. We also participate in the State of CT Care4Kids program.
2022-2023 School Year Registration
Please review our Stratford Y 2022 2023 SACC Brochure and SACC Parent Handbook. Please fill out our 2022_2023 CCCY SACC Registration Packet Fillable and if necessary an Individual Care Plan_Medicine Authorization form. Financial aid may be available, to apply please fill out the CCCY Financial Assistance Application_C4K Forms.
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 1000+ group exercise classes, youth sports training, well-being classes and more to serve you wherever you are. Whether you are at home or on the road, take the Y with you along with your favorite classes, instructors and more. Watch this brief introduction!
These programs are free to all full-facility members of the Central Connecticut Coast YMCAs.
From your desktop, laptop, tablet, smart TV or mobile device, YMCA360 is available wherever you are with an internet connection. Instructions for access:
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.
Download our Mobile App which will allow you to:
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 the Y for more info.
Leaders Club is a character and leadership development program. This program serves youth, ages 10 to 18. It is organized for the purpose of providing knowledge, training and experiences to teens. Leaders Club will help participants become strong leaders in their communities, foster a spirit of serving others and shape a healthy lifestyle in Mind, Body and Spirit.
Who: Ages 10– 18
Time: Wednesdays 6:00—7:00pm
Where: Stratford YMCA
Contact: Oscar Rodriguez firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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 and establish a routine. Please take a look at our Stratford Y 2022 ELC Brochure
Our program is state licensed with the Office of Early Childhood (OEC) and is NAEYC accredited.
All kids have great potential. At the Y, we help set them on a path to lifelong learning. We use the CT Preschool Curriculum and Assessment Framework offering 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.
Multiple child discounts are available. Family Registration Fee: $50 non-refundable. This annual fee is due at time of registration. Tuition is based on 12 equal payments due monthly.
To be enrolled, children must be fully toilet trained and three years of age by December 31. If your child is 32 – 36 months old and fully toilet trained, please contact our Director to discuss enrolling your child.
A $50 non-refundable Family Registration Fee is due at the time of registration.
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. http://www.ctcare4kids.com/