The Hamden/North Haven YMCA has a wide variety of programs for children, teens and adults. Everything from after school child care, swim lessons, competitive swimming, health and fitness programs to youth sports and summer day camps. The list goes on and on!
If you don’t find what you need here, please call or stop by the branch for more information or check out our latest brochure and resource materials available for your convenience. Learn more about the Hamden/North Haven YMCA and how to become a member.
Hours of Operations:
Monday – Friday: 5:30am-8:30pm
Child Watch Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tuesday – Thursday 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday 8:45 am – 11:30 pm
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Through the Safety Around Water program, parents and caregivers will be encouraged to help their children learn fundamental water safety and swimming skills. During the course, child will learn how to respond if they find themselves in unexpected water situations – – from how to reach the water’s surface if they submerge to safely reaching a pool’s edge or exiting any body of water.
For detailed program information, please contact our Aquatics Department or Member Service Team. Class times and locations vary by program and Y Branch.
Even though school is closed on May 26, the Hamden/North Haven YMCA is here for your child care needs. So plan now to drop your child off with our experienced staff for a fun-filled day of adventure at Lake Compounce! Please bring a nut-free lunch or money for lunch, a bathing suit, and a towel. The bus leaves by 7:30am. Space is limited, preregistration is required. 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Fees: Members $60 / Community $85
We’re back at it again in 2017 and registration is now open for another wonderful weekend.
Please consider joining us June 2 – 4 for a relaxing weekend of dance, yoga, low & high ropes, massages, creative crafts, waterfront activities and of course, delicious, healthy food! All meals, lodging and activities are included for the weekend and one night and day passes are also available.
For additional information please contact Meghan O’Hara, Camp Director at YMCA Camp Hi-Rock at email@example.com or by registering online at http://camphirock.org/camps/group-camping-retreats/
We offer a breadth of activities for campers ranging from 3-15 years old. No one sits still at Camp Mountain Laurel! But if your child wants something more focused – try our Lego Camp or one of our many Specialty Camps! Join us for THE BEST SUMMER EVER!
We will offer two separate weeks of Lego Camp at Camp Mountain Laurel. The first week of Lego Camp, June 19-23, campers will explore the world of Remote Control Mania. During the second week of Lego Camp, August 7-11, the campers will discover Bat League: Heroes and Villians. Lego camp will take place each morning and campers will then participate in traditional camp activities in the afternoon. We anticipate that these two weeks of camp will reach capacity quickly, please plan accordingly.
Time: 9 am – 4 pm. Extended hours available!
Where: Camp Mountain Laurel, Downes Road in Hamden
Register now! Pick-up or download the registration packet from the Camp Section of our website.
For additional information on all YMCA Summer Camp Programs, contact the Hamden/North Haven Y at 203 248 6361 or the New Haven YMCA Youth Center at 203-776-9622.
You, and everything you bring to the Y, generates a positive force in our community. Together, we take on the challenges that shape our country’s future. From tackling the achievement gap to teaching healthy habits for a lifetime or giving people the opportunity to start a new beginning, everything you and Y do together is in service of building a better us. Every day our community faces new challenges that create a greater need for the work we do. YMCA donors, volunteers, members and partners like you make the difference. You help our community and everyone in it shine.
The Y is a place where you can work toward that balance by challenging yourself or your child to learn a new skill or how to swim. We foster connections with friends through our wellness programs. We bring your loved ones closer together through our many family-centered activities.
At the Y, it’s not about the activity you choose as much as it is about the benefits of living healthier on the inside as well as the outside.
Learn more about the Y Programs in our Spring Program Guide. The Spring 1 Session begins on April 24 and runs through June 18. Program Registration starts on Monday, April 3 for Members; on Monday, April 10 for Community. Register at the Y in person or by calling; on-line via the web or our mobile app.
Do you remember your best summer ever? Was your best summer a combination of exploration, activity, education, friends and fun?
Summer is an ideal time for children to get out and explore. A chance to enjoy recreational and educational activities that help them learn, grow and thrive.
For families looking to keep their children’s minds and bodies active, the Y can give them an adventurous, active and healthy summer.
YMCA Camp Mountain Laurel provides fun and unique experiences that give children and teens the opportunity to explore, meet new friends, discover new interests and create memories that last a lifetime. The Best Summer Ever!
To register, please print and fill out the CML Day Camp Registration Packet – calculate the deposit, write your check or let us know to use a credit card on file and mail or drop off your forms at the Y – it’s that easy!
If you and your child are interested in our Counselor In Training Program, please follow the directions in our CCC YMCA CIT Application/References document.
If you have questions, join us for one of our Open House events shared in our Brochure, call the Y P 203 248 6361 or contact Erin Kelly or Katie Forsyth. Get ready for your kids to have The Best Summer Ever!
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