FFD FrontThe 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-10:00pm

Friday:                       5:30am-9:00pm

Saturday:                   8:00am-5:00pm

Sunday:                     7:00am-5:00pm

Child Watch Hours:

Monday – Friday:         9:00am-1:00pm and 4:00-7:30pm

Saturday:                   9:00am-11:30am


Address & Phone:

841 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
P 203.255.2834
F 203.259.7744
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Begin Today for a Healthier Tomorrow

Program Guide PhotoAt the Y, we believe healthy living has as much to do with pursuing interests, passions and learning new things as it does with eating healthy and being active. Our minds and spirits need stimulus and enrichment, and we get much more from life when we find things—and people—that inspire us.

Start a healthier 2016 today.  Learn about all our Winter 1 Programs in our latest Program Guide:  2016 Winter Session 1 Program Guide  Classes run January 4 through February 28, 2016

Program Registration for Winter 1 Classes starts December 15 for Facility Members and December 22 for Community Members.  Register on-line or by calling or visiting the Branch.


Train 1 webExercise 3 Days a Week for 30 Minutes each day for 4 Weeks

Track your progress and qualify for a Special Drawing.

Ask the Member Service or Health & Wellness Team for your Game Piece.

Change Your Choices, Change Your Life

2012-03-24_KSCY-1357_rgbJoin our HEALTHY LIFESTYLE PROGRAM for positive, healthy and lifelong change

Join the YMCA Healthy Lifestyle program to adopt and maintain a healthy lifestyle by eating healthier, increasing physical activity, and weight loss.

Program Benefits:

  • Led by a trained lifestyle coach
  • Small group setting
  • Learn about healthy eating and physical activity
  • Reduce body weight
  • 16 One hour sessions followed by 8 monthly sessions

Register for an information session today!  Dates and times can be found on the schedules page of our web site.

Embark on an Adventure with Your Child

Y Adventure Guides

Y Dad’s get the chance to embrace adventures with their child through our Y Adventure Guides program. From attending exciting tribe meetings each month, to watching them ride the zipline for the first time at our Spring Outing, this program will help build the father/child relationship every step of the way.

Registration Form: Guides Registration

For more information contact Youth and Family Coordinator Ryan Leworthy at 203 255 2834 ext.2315 or rleworthy@cccymca.org.

Waterfront Lifeguarding Re-Certification Course

Classes are a review. Materials are free online at redcross.org or can be purchased at the YMCA.

Course held: November 29 and 30.  Saturday, November 29: 9:00 am-4:00 pm.  Sunday, November 30: 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Fee: $150 Y Member, $200 Community

For more information contact Aquatic Director Maureen Scinto at mscinto@cccymca.org or 203 255 2834 ext.2318.


REGISTER NOW for Election Day and Veteran’s Day Vacation Club

Date: Tuesday, November 3 and Wednesday, November 11. AM session: 8:00 am-1:00 pm.  PM session: 1:00-6:00 pm

We strongly believe that every child needs a safe and fun experience each and every day. Our program is designed to provide an environment where each child can learn and grow through a wide variety of exciting activities that promote youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We maintain a strong commitment to building character in youth through our four core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.

WHO, WHAT, WHERE, AND WHEN:  For students in grades K-6th. Participants will engage in organized play activities, sports programs, arts and crafts, and swimming. The program will meet in Room A in the morning at the Fairfield YMCA and end there as well. Please pack 2 Snacks and Lunch for each child. Snack is not provided!

FEATURING:  Field Trip Includes: Tuesday 11/3 AM session trip TBD, but will be local to Fairfield YMCA.  Swim time in the YMCA Pool during PM session on 11/3 and AM session on 11/11.

CONVENIENTLY SERVING THE FAIRFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT AND BEYOND:  You don’t have to be a Fairfield resident to take part in the program. We welcome all participants from neighboring towns.

FEES: Members-$37 Half Day, $74 Full Day and Community Participants-$40 Half Day, $80 Full Day

For more information contact Youth and Family Coordinator, Ryan LeWorthy at: rleworthy@cccymca.org or 203 255 2834 ext.2315.

Prevention. Lifestyle. Support.

YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program helps adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes reduce their risk for developing the disease by taking steps that will improve their overall health and well-being.  Research by the National Institutes of Health has shown that programs like the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program can reduce the number of new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58%, and 71% in adults over the age of 60. Click Here to find out if you qualify. To get a feeling for the class and more information about the program, watch this video.


Take Your Work Out to the Next Level!

We offer TRX Suspension Training

TRX is the newest way to get your body in the best shape of your life. TRX is a suspension training system that combats your body, challenging your strength, power, balance and flexibility. TRX training is offered through personal training, small group workouts and/or classes.

TRX Classes offered Tuesday at 9:30 am, Wednesday at 11:30 am, Thursday at 11:30 am and 6:00 pm.

Call ext.2326 for more information.

Personal Training

Work one on one with a Fairfield YMCA Personal Trainer. Whether it is performance or health related, the Fairfield Y’s trainers can design the right training program for you to optimize your health and reach your wellness goals. All Fairfield YMCA Personal Training staff are professionals who are fully certified through nationally recognized organizations and several staff have MA’s in Kinesiology and Physiology or Athletic Training.

Cost: Personal Training Packages (payment plans available):

  • Individual Session $70
  • 3 Session Package $200
  • 6 Session Package $380
  • 10 Session Package $650
  • 20 Session package $1,200

For more information contact Melissa Arnold, Health and Wellness Advisor at: marnold@cccymca.org or (203)255-2834 ext.2326.