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 5:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Tuesday – Thursday 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday 8:45 am – 11:30 am
Address & Phone:
The Hamden/North Haven YMCA Typhoons are back and better than ever! Newly-affiliated with USA Swimming®, the Typhoons will be lead by Coach Kevin Brown, who brings over 19 years of aquatics and competitive swimming experience along with a strong work ethic and passion for the sport. Coach Brown believes in teaching life lessons of sport and sportsmanship through swimming, not simply training swimmers.
YMCA competitive swimming is a natural progression from swim lessons, where children and teens continue their love of swimming in an ideal environment for cognitive, physical, and social development. Typhoon coaches emphasize detailed stroke development, time achievement and an emphasis on teamwork, hard work and fun.
Want to learn more? Attend our Info Session on Tuesday, September 4 at 6:00 PM at the YMCA.
Try a group X class or enjoy the wellness center.
Guests must show a valid photo id and register with Member Services. Standard guest policies and procedures apply. (Each guest may visit up to two times.)
Adults connect with one another through exercise classes and group activities. Kids flock to Y sites after school to do homework and have fun. Everyone looks forward to adventures in our aquatic programs. And families come to the Y to enjoy time together. Learn more about how you can continue living healthy by reviewing our Fall 1 Session Program Guide. Add a class or program to your healthy habits!
Fall 1 Program Session: September 3 – October 28, 2018
Member Registration Starts: Monday, August 13, 2018
Community Member Starts: Monday, August 20, 2018
Register for programs on-line from our web site or our mobile app; call the Y or stop by and register in person, too.
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Class days and times can be found on our Schedules page.
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. Do you remember your best summer ever? Was your best summer a combination of exploration, activity, education, friends and fun? For families looking to keep their children’s minds and bodies active, the Y can give them an adventurous, active and healthy summer.
Camp Mountain Laurel is located on 2705 Downes Road in Hamden P 203-764-1103 . Twenty acres of wooded space with an open shelter, outdoor swimming pool, archery station, gaga pit, ropes course and climbing wall. Dirt paths lead you easily to our Main Building where we have arts & crafts, a summer library for reading, bathrooms, changing rooms and the first aid office. In the morning you can hear the birds chirping and children laughing throughout the camp as the sun begins to peak through the leaves – and you’ll see the tallest trees ever amongst our new larger than life backyard game stations. Come explore nature’s outdoor classroom with us.
We offer a breadth of activities for campers ranging from 3-15 years old. No one sits still at Camp Mountain Laurel! A standard week at camp includes swim lessons followed by recreational swim, archery, weekly STEM activities, hiking, a game of foursquare, soccer or flag football; arts & crafts; quiet reading time, with a little down time to just hanging out with friends. If your child wants something more focused – try one of our Specialty or Swim Camps! Join us for THE BEST SUMMER EVER!
To learn more about Summer Camp please review our Summer Camp Brochure or call the Y.
To register, please fill out the documents and bring them to the Y! 2018 Day Camp Registration Packet If your child will require special assistance or medicine while at camp, these forms may also be required: Individual Care Plan_Medicine Authorization
For day-to-day program details, please review our Day 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, teambuilding and problem solving skills. To apply please fill out the application and contact the Y for an interview. CCC YMCA CIT Application_References 2018
Forget your membership card? Wonder if there is a Zumba 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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