The Valley YMCA has been a vital part of the Valley community since 1866 – serving the residents of Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour and Shelton. At the Valley YMCA, we build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities.
Visit us and experience for yourself that we have something for everyone! Join us and become a part of a worldwide organization whose goal is to help individuals attain their greatest possible potential. We want to help YOU reach the GOALS you have established, provide a FUN ATMOSPHERE, and the OPPORTUNITY to make new friends. Learn more about our amenities and how to become a member.
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday: 5:30am–9:00pm
Child Watch Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 5:15pm-8:45pm
Address & Phone:
12 State Street
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Class days and times can be found on our Schedules page.
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.
Women’s Wellness Weekend at Camp Hi-Rock
Join us the weekend of June 1-3 for activities such as dance, yoga, low & high ropes, massages, creative crafts, waterfront activities and of course, delicious, healthy food!
Since 2007, YMCA Camp Hi-Rock has been hosting a weekend just for women and girls. Don’t just dream about relaxation to start your summer- experience it! All meals, lodging and activities are included for the weekend and one night and day passes are also available.
To register or learn more visit: camphirock.org/camps/group-camping-retreats/
Join Us to Benefit the Valley Y Annual Campaign
When: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 7:00pm
Where: Prendergast School, 59 Finney Street, Ansonia
Race Features: Wicking Sunset 5K T-Shirt for the first 200 Pre-Registered Racers
To Register: Register online at www.hitekracing.com/valleyymca/ or at the Valley YMCA Welcome Center. You can also register on race day between 5:30pm – 6:45pm
All proceeds benefit our Annual Campaign which provides the funds needed to make programs available, provide recreational learning and life-enhancing experiences throughout the Valley. Sign up online at hitekracing.com or at the Y Welcome Center Front Desk P 203 736 9622 or E firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for the teen takeover. On the last Friday of the month we are offering a special night for teens in our community. Come together for a fun activity filled evening at the Valley YMCA. Shoot hoops on the court, take a dip in the pool, play games, make crafts, and hang out with new friends. We will be offering FIT trainings so you can learn how to safely work out in the Wellness Center. Don’t forget to bring your sneakers and a swimsuit. We’ll even have food!
Ages: 12 – 17
Date: April 27
Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Monthly Cost: Members: FREE / Community Members: $10
Registration: Parent/Guardian must be present to register their teen for their first teen night. Please contact the Welcome Center desk to register prior to the to the day of Teen Night.
The Y, nurtures the potential and unites communities to create lasting and meaningful change. Everything the Y does is in service of building a better us. One of the ways, we accomplish this is by teaching youth, teens and adults to swim and be safe around the water and learn the skills needed to make swimming a lifelong pursuit for staying healthy.
Take a look at our Spring Summer Guide 2018 to learn more about our aquatic programs. We also have new wellness classes, summer camp for the kiddos and many other classes, programs and activities for you and your families to enjoy!
Spring Program Session: April 23 – June 17, 2018. Registration begins Monday, April 2 for Members. Monday, April 9 for Community. Sign up for classes on our mobile app, on-line, by calling or visiting the Y.
Summer Program Session: June 18 – August 12, 2018. Registration begins on Monday, May 28 for Members. Monday, June 4 for Community. Sign up for classes on our mobile app, on-line by calling or visiting the Y.
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.
The VALLEY Y SUMMER DAY CAMP provides a fun and unique experience that gives children and teens the opportunity to explore, meet new friends, discover new interests and create memories that last a lifetime.
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! Valley Y Summer 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 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
Join a team to play a fast paced, high energy, league-level game.
Friendly competition will ensue while you get quite the workout. Come out and have fun during open play weeks which will begin September 18th. When League play begins team space is limited.
Have you played competitive volleyball in the past? Join us for open play to see if the league is for you! Friendly competition will ensue while you get quite the workout. For more information please contact Program Director, Mark LaFortune.
Ages: 18 and older
When: Mondays 6-9 pm / September -April
Fees: $150 / Player
Did you know that Volleyball was invented at the Y?
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?
The Central Connecticut Coast Y app will give you everything you need in the palm of your hand – for all our Membership Branches!
Schedules – on one user-friendly landing page for all CCCY Branches / Calendar – for easy transition through days/dates / Filters – by area/room, time of day, class type / Notifications – from multiple branches / Locations – with facility status and hours / Member Cards – use your phone to check-in, load them into your IOS Wallet for display when near the Y / Programs – view and register / Push Notifications! Opt-in for updates on classes and the facility / Email the Y / FREE!
There’s no limit to how many friends you refer and there’s no limit to how many FREE months you can receive.
Being with friends is always more fun for you and your family.
An Instructor led class takes place on an ultra smooth stationary bike. The combination of music, motivation and your fellow riders makes this class unique. Join us for an invigorating cardio workout.
Check the Schedules page of our web site for class time.
The Valley Y offers single men, 18 years and older, safe, clean, affordable housing in a comfortable environment. While many of our residents may not have any other support networks, the Y’s Members-in-Residence program gives individuals a sense of community, hope and a place to belong.
Fees are paid weekly. Income verification, background check, and references are required. Applications are available at the Welcome Center. Participants in the program are encouraged to use the facilities and enjoy the benefits of a Y membership. Contact Barbara Moore, Executive Director P 203 736 9622 for more information.