The Valley YMCA has been a vital part of the Valley community since 1866 – serving the residents of Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, and Shelton. At the Valley YMCA, we build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities.
Visit us and experience for yourself that we have something for everyone! Join us and become a part of a worldwide organization whose goal is to help individuals attain their greatest possible potential. We want to help YOU reach the GOALS you have established, provide a FUN ATMOSPHERE, and the OPPORTUNITY to make new friends. Learn more about our amenities and how to become a member.
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday: 5:30 am–9:00 pm
Friday: 5:30 am-8:00 pm
Saturday: 6:30 am–3:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am–3:00 pm
Child Watch Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
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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 an opportunity for physical, social, emotional and cognitive learning experiences. For families, the camp offers a peace of mind knowing that your child is in a safe and enriching place.
We can’t wait to see you at The Valley Y Summer Day Camp. 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 2020 Valley Y Day Camp Brochure or call the Y.
To register, please fill out the documents and bring them to the Y! Valley Y 2020 Summer Camp Registration Packet Fillable.
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 Valley Y 2020 Summer 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
Looking for a class or program that is fun, supportive and keeps you and maybe the whole family active? Check out all we have to offer in our Winter 11 Program Guide. At the Y, children learn what they can achieve, families spend quality time together, and we all build relationships that deepen our sense of belonging. Our Winter 11 program session runs Monday, March 2 – April 26, 2020.
Registration opens on Monday, February 10 for Members, for Community Members on Monday, February 17, 2020. We’re also accepting registration for Summer Camp and Before/After School Care.
You can register for most programs on-line, from our mobile app, by calling the Y or in-person. Call us with questions, please – we’re here to help you.
Masters swimming is an organized aquatic program for adults. The mission is to encourage adults to improve their fitness through swimming. Members participate in a variety of ways ranging from lap swimming to competition. The program is organized by USMS, which provides organized workouts, competitions, clinics, and workshops for adults aged 18 and over. Programs are open to all adult swimmers (fitness, triathlete, competitive, noncompetitive) who are dedicated to improving their fitness through swimming.
The Valley YMCA Masters Swim Team can compete in both YMCA and U.S. Masters Competitions. Each member has the opportunity to participate in organized workouts and competitive swim meets.
FEE: Members $150 / Community Members $250
We are glad that you are being active and having fun with friends here at the Y! To help you stick with it we are offering a new program.
Pick up a new Loyalty Card each month. Have it punched each day you come to the Y to get moving. At the end of the month if you have 10 punches, turn in your card. You will have a chance to win a gift card from a local merchant!
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.
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 members to participate in the Y’s cause to strengthen the community. Collecting school supplies, donating blood, or running a park clean up are just some of the countless ways Y members and their friends and families can come together in service to their community.
CONTACT: Ryan Leworthy, Operations Director, P 203 736 9622
This program is designed to help those seeking a healthier weight to achieve their goals by making small, modest changes to their daily behaviors and form sustainable, healthy habits. Participants will build skills for a successful lifestyle change.
Where would you like to take the Program? Detailed information can be found on the Branch web site, in our Program Guide, at our Member Service Desk or by calling the Y.
Fairfield Y: Sue McCall P 203 255 2834
Hamden/North Haven Y: Alexei Bachuretz P 203 248 6361
Lakewood-Trumbull Y: Joanne Orenstein P 203 445 9633
Soundview Family Y: Michael Castaldi P 203 481 9622
Stratford Y: Scott Bucholtz P 203 375 5844
Woodruff Family Y: Jenn Fleischer P 203 878 6501
Valley Y: Ryan Leworthy P 203 736 9622
Swim Team is open to all boys and girls interested in individual and team competition. Everyone participates and acquires a sense of achievement. The Valley YMCA competes in the Yankee Cluster Swimming League. Individuals will be placed into practice groups according to ability and age with the potential to advance into the next group should their performance indicate such. During meets, individuals will compete by age groups. All swimmers must be facility members.
The Yankee Cluster League, which is a subdivision of the Northeast Region of the National Council of YMCAs. Any boy or girl, 5 through 18 years of age is eligible to join. Join us to try it out and at no cost to you!
The Sprinters compete against other YMCA teams from Brookfield, Meriden, Middletown, Plainville, Southington, Torrington, Wallingford, Waterbury, Hamden, Mystic and Fairfield.
Interested persons can visit the Valley YMCA or contact Head Coach Jenna Manion at P 203 736 9622 or E firstname.lastname@example.org or our Aquatics Coordinator, Chris Fracker at P 203 736 9622 or E email@example.com
Forget your membership card? Wonder if there is a Strength Train Together class this evening? Need to squeeze in a workout while you’re out and about? Looking for open swim or child watch times?
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The Valley Y offers single men, 18 years and older, safe, clean, affordable housing in a comfortable environment. While many of our residents may not have any other support networks, the Y’s Members-in-Residence program gives individuals a sense of community, hope and a place to belong.
Fees are paid weekly. Income verification, background check, and references are required. Applications are available at the Welcome Center. Participants in the program are encouraged to use the facilities and enjoy the benefits of a Y membership. Contact Ryan Leworthy, Operations Director P 203 736 9622 for more information.