Soundview ExteriorLocated on the shoreline, the Soundview  Family YMCA opened its doors in 2010 to expand the reach of the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA.  Exercise, aquatics, summer camp, family programming…we’ve got it all!

The Soundview Family YMCA has a wide variety of programs for people of all ages and interests. Learn more about the Soundview Family YMCA and how to become a member.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday:   5:30am–9:00pm
Friday:       5:30am–7:30pm
Saturday:   7:00am–7:00pm
Sunday:   10:00am–6:00pm

Child Watch Hours:

Monday – Saturday:   9:00am – 12:00pm
Monday – Thursday:   4:30pm – 8:30pm

Sunday:   10:00am – 1:00pm

Address & Phone:

628 East Main Street
Branford, CT  06405
P 203.481.9622
F 203.481.9363
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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: Winter 1 2016 Program Guide Classes run January 4 through February 28, 2016

Program Registration for Winter 1 Classes starts December 14 for Facility Members and December 21 for Community Members.  Register on-line or by calling or visiting the Branch.


FREE Event! December 16 at 12:15pm in the Community Room – Reserve your space at our Welcome Center

Do you have hip or knee pain? Have you been diagnosed with osteoarthritis? Come learn what osteoarthritis is and how you can find effective strategies to avoid pain & keep moving! PTSMC of Branford, Guilford and New Haven have clinicians who are highly-educated, skilled and trained to evaluate and treat pain and musculoskeletal injuries using a multitude of research-based manual tests and treatment methods.

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.

Fun with Family, Fun with Friends

Program Guide Cover Fall 1 2015 GraphicRegister for Fall Programs and Classes!

We focus our work in three key areas, because nurturing the potential of kids, helping people live healthier, and supporting our neighbors are fundamental to strengthening communities.

Browse our Fall Program Guide to learn all the ways we can get stronger together: Fall 2 2015

Our Fall 2 Program Session runs October 26 – December 20, 2015

Facility Members can register for programs starting Monday, October 5.  Community Members on Monday, October 12.  Register on-line, at the Y or by calling our Member Service Team.


Relax & Rejuvinate For Community

Stony Creek Brewery Massages & Malts Fundraiser

Join us to Support our Annual Campaign!  Unwind while supporting a great cause.  Enjoy the festivities including beer and wine, massages, light food, music and silent auctions.  Registration is required.

When:  Wednesday, November 11, 2015 6:00pm-9:00pm

Location:  Stony Creek Brewery, 5 Indian Neck Avenue, Branford, CT

Cost:  All proceeds from this event will benefit the Soundview Family YMCA’s Annual Campaign.  $50 per individual (includes bar and massage)

For more information please contact Lindsay DeMartino P 203 481 9622 x3212 E

Convenient for You, Fun for Them

School Age Child Care After School Program

Experience the Y after school.  You can relax knowing that with us, your kids are getting their daily dose of fun, homework assistance, character development, cultural enrichment and fitness at the Y, and at a price every family can enjoy.

When:  Monday – Friday until 6:30 pm.  Transportation offered by the Y between the school and the Y.

Serving:  Guilford Public Schools – Baldwin and Adams Middle Schools.  Branford Public Schools:  Murphy, Sliney, Tasko Elementary Schools and Walsh Intermediate

2015_2016 CCC Y School Aged Child Care Registration Packet Soundview Family Y SACC Parent Handbook 2015-16

Comprehensive State Certified After School Program for youth in Kindergarten through 8th grade.  Your child will benefit through homework help, arts and crafts, computer lab, healthy snacks, physical activity, archery, zipline, climbing wall, high/low ropes course, games, swimming, and much more.

For more information, please contact Katelyn Tortora 203 481 9622 ext 3208

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.


Complete Races – Win Prizes

YMCA Race Series

The Y wants to reward your commitment to a healthy lifestyle. As you Participate in “races” all year long, bring in your bib number and get credit. From your local 5k to an Ironman Triathlon, any race counts!

Sign up today and get tips and training help all year long, for FREE!

  • Member competing in 5 or more events this year will be en-tered to win the Grand Prize
  • Members competing in 2-4 events will be entered to win the 2nd Place Prize
  • Members competing in at least 1 event will be entered to win the 3rd Place Prize