Our 25 yard indoor pool and brand new wellness center are just a few reasons to join the Woodruff Family YMCA in Milford, Connecticut.

Whether you are looking for aquatics lessons and programs, land and water fitness classes, youth sports, teen programs, family time, dance, birthday pool parties & rentals, or preschool classes – you’ll find it here.

We also offer child care including nursery school, before & after-school child care, and summer day camp. Get all the details you need to know by talking with one of our Welcome Center Staff.

Amenities at the Woodruff YMCA:

  • 8,500 square foot Wellness Center dedicated to Healthy Living.  With a complete line of the Life Fitness Insigna Series weight equipment.  Cardio options include two step mills, three arc trainers, eleven treadmills, two AMTs, two espresso bikes, five recumbent and four upright bikes.
  • Devoted free weight, mirrored area that is separate from the rest of the Wellness floor.
  • Our Synrgy unit offers more opportunities for functional fitness and new fun classes.
  • For diehard cyclists or those wanting a new workout, the Woodruff Family Y now has a Cycle Room with sixteen brand new StarTrac Spinner bikes.
  • Z-shaped pool and splash pool
  • 35+ Group Aerobic  Water Fitness Classes
  • Bright, engaging, kid and family-friendly outdoor community playscape
  • Child Watch Room
  • Family Changing Rooms

Become a Member

Why do so many people feel like they belong at the Y?  One reason is that no other single membership provides so many ways to exercise spirit, mind and body as the YMCA. So, whether your life is about shaping up, studying up, meeting up or growing up, it all begins with signing up at the YMCA.

We have a wonderful community of people here at the Woodruff Y!  It’s a positive, supportive environment where you and your family can feel comfortable while pursuing the activities that interest you the most.

When you join the Y, you become part of a family of members who support the Y’s philosophy of healthy lifestyles, mutual respect, community spirit, youth leadership and character development. Our staff is dedicated to providing the best in member service. More than 5,200 people from several different local communities belong to the Woodruff Y, creating a diverse and energetic environment we think you will really enjoy!

You’ll also get to know people in the community at large, as the Y partners with other charitable organizations in our surrounding towns on projects that benefit the common good. And, as a community service organization, the Y thrives on the camaraderie of people who help out by volunteering for events throughout the year.

We hope you will decide to join the Woodruff YMCA – We all need a place to belong!


Membership Application

 Membership Handbook

Membership For All

Our YMCA is a membership organization open to all people. The YMCA welcomes women and men, girls and boys of all ages, races, ethnicities, religions, abilities and financial circumstances. Programs and branches embrace diversity, reflecting the needs and composition of our community. Our “Membership For All” program is available for those with a demonstrated financial need.

FIND YOUR MEMBERSHIP FEE to determine your membership rate, please select the membership type & household income: Find Your Membership Fee

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for programs is available for qualified members, funded by our Annual Campaign. We are community based and believe that our programs should be available for everyone.

 Financial Assistance Application

My Y is Every Y in New England – Reciprocity

Another great reason to belong to the Y! We are for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  We want to encourage our members to utilize the Y as often as they can. Sometimes, it’s more convenient for members to utilize a Y in a different location when traveling, near a workplace or in another region.  Now, full facility Y members have the flexibility to use other Y facilities throughout the region, at no extra charge.

All YMCA members from Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont will be welcome – free – with their active/current YMCA ID card anywhere in New England and a valid photo ID.

Some restrictions may apply so please check with the Y you plan to visit by going to their website and clicking on the My Y/Every Y to learn more.

For additional details and FAQ Click Here

A.W.A.Y. – Always Welcome at Any YMCA

With a YMCA membership, you’ll automatically become part of the A.W.A.Y. program, meaning you are Always Welcome At YMCAs! Present your member ID card at YMCAs outside our association while traveling to reap the rewards. If you are planning a trip, we’ll gladly call ahead to confirm guest policies in that area.

Member Get A Member Program

When a friend you’ve referred joins the Y, we’ll thank you by giving you a FREE membership month. 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.