Our Youth Wellness Orientation Bracelet Program is designed for youth members ages 10-13 who would like to use our Wellness Center while their parent is in the room. Youth will be given FREE trainings with one of our Wellness Coaches to learn about each aspect of the Wellness Center. Youth members will learn proper technique, safety and etiquette of gym fitness. Schedule your appointment today at the Member Welcome Center.
Wellness Center: Yellow Bracelet
Youth members 10-13 years of age are permitted to exercise on the cardiovascular equipment with a parent after completing a free orientation with a Wellness Coach. The youth member must wear a yellow wristband when working out in the Branch.
Wellness Center: Blue Bracelet
Youth members 12-13 years of age are permitted to exercise on the strength equipment with a parent after completing a free orientation with a Wellness Coach. The youth member must wear a blue wristband when working out in the Branch. Prerequisite: Must have completed yellow bracelet training.
For more information: Please speak with our Member Service Team or Wellness Director.
The Y offers the following tips to help families develop healthy habits:
Families can enjoy Open Swim at the Y. For specific times, please refer to our schedule.
Have a Splash on Your Birthday!
Stratford Y Pool Parties for ages 2 and older
DETAILS: All parties are scheduled for two hours. Each party consists of one hour in the pool followed by one hour in the party room. A lifeguard will swim test and monitor the kids in the pool. Party can bring their own food, paper goods, and decorations. Air-inflatables are not allowed in the pool. Alcohol and glass are not permitted in the building. Party shares the pool during family swim. Party is limited to 15 swimmers and no more than 30 guests. Available on Saturdays from 1:00-4:30 pm and on Sundays from 12:00-3:30 pm. With Deluxe Parties, the birthday child receives a YMCA Happy Birthday t-shirt! Balloons and tableware are provided based on one of our many party themes: Pirates; Fairies; Luau; Dinosaurs; Disney.