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
Address & Phone:
When you join the Y, you’ll find a place to do what you love while finding togetherness.
Join today and discover programs and activities that do more than promote better health – they strengthen the bonds of community.
By joining the Y, you join our cause to make the community stronger. Join the Y!
Pay no joiner fee when you join by September 22. Financial Assistance is available.
To join on-line, please navigate to our Join On-Line button.
At the Y, we help you invest in yourself! We help enhance the quality of life in our community by helping you and your family improve your health and well-being. Our programs and classes offer you the support to maintain your wellness, build relationships and nurture our children. Browse our Fall 2 Program Guide to see all the Y has to offer!
Fall 2 Program Session: October 28 – December 22, 2019
Member Registration Begins: October 7, 2019
Community Registration Begins: October 14, 2019
Register for our Fall 2 Session from our web’s Register For Our Programs online button, from our Mobile App, in person at the Y or by calling us.
Have fun reaching your wellness goals!
Register and receive your puzzle piece. Earn a dot each day you connect with others and work out at the Y. Collect dots for 4 weeks for a chance to win great prizes.
Looking for a recommendation on a new class, program or an innovative way to reach your goal? Just ask one of our Wellness Team Members, they would be happy to connect with you.
Challenge begins on September 22 and runs until October 20, 2019.
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.
WHEN: September 25
TIME: 12 pm and 6 pm
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.
Detailed information can be found in our Program Guide, at our Member Service Desk or by calling the Y.
In the Fall, we think about the changing seasons and children heading back-to-school. At the Y, you’re part of a community that helps transform lives. Our programs provide unique opportunities for all ages. We put caring people in children’s lives and cultivate them along their journey to adulthood. We also nurture adults, ready to listen and learn more to guide you along your wellness path.
Review our Program Guide. Become a part of our community! Register for a Fall 1 Session program or class and experience the Y!
Fall 1 Session dates: September 2 – October 27, 2019.
Member Registration begins: August 12, 2019
Community Member Registration begins: August 19, 2019
Register for classes online, at the Y in person or by calling.
This event will offer free blood pressure screenings, nutrition education, senior resource vendors, and much more!
WHEN: September 25, 2019
TIME: 10 am – 1 pm
FEE: Free for everyone!
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
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. Please visit our Child Care web page for more details!
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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.