GIVE local for a better us! Make your donations Tuesday 2/24 starting at 7AM until 7PM on Wednesday 2/25. donate Now!

YMCA Summer Camp - Get Outside!

Registration is OPEN for YMCA Camp Mataucha, YMCA Camp Oakasha and YMCA Camp Summer Sunshine! Check out our open house dates, online registration, payments plans and more to get your kids ready for a summer of action and fun. Click here for more info!

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healthy kids day is coming on April 29th!

Looking for a way to awaken a child's imagination and inspire healthy choices just in time for summer? Join us on Sunday, April 29th from 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM for swimming, rock climbing, yoga, and so much more! FREE for the community!

FREE Youth Sports for YMCA Family Members!

Now you can get even more awesome benefits for being a YMCA Family member! All Waterbury YMCA Family members now have access to FREE Youth Sports programs. Great value for siblings. Team up with Y coaches for Sports Spectacular, Peewee basketball, Game Time Hoops and more. See program guide for more info.

our mission

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that develop a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.



Monday – Friday:
5:00 AM – 9:00 PM

7:00 AM – 5:00 PM

7:30 AM – 3:30PM

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The Greater Waterbury YMCA is a United Way Agency. For United Way 211 info click here.


 United Way Camperships-available 3/26

United Way Camperships will be available at the Waterbury YMCA and the United Way office beginning March 26th through May 11th.  Proof of household income is required – 2 recent pay stubs, benefit letter/card, W2.  Children must turn age 5 by June 1, 2018.  Applications are on a first-come, first-serve basis.

37th Annual Golf Tournament 

Country Club of Waterbury – Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Kids Marathon

Thursday, May 31st at 6pm, the final mile race held in downtown Waterbury

Thanks to all of the runners, volunteers, sponsors, and staff who made this race such a success this year! 

School Readiness Program at the Greater Waterbury Y 

A full-day preschool program for 3-5-year-olds that develops children's minds and bodies at the Y! Spots are still available for your child. Schedule a tour with Stephanie or call us for more information.    

Before and After School Registration

2017-2018 School Year

Register now and save your child a spot in our fun and active before and after-school programs.  Contact Jesse for more information!  

2018-2019 School Year

Registration will begin on April 16th for returning families, and May 16th for new family registrations. Check back soon!



Session 3 ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR Aquatics & youth Sports begins Monday, April 9th!

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Now you can easily register for Youth programs online by clicking the buttons above!

If you are new, you will be asked to set up an account by providing an email address and password. If you are already a Y member, your account is set up under the email we have on file for you. If you aren't sure, give us a call and we can walk you through it!

Livestrong at the YMCA

SEE THE IMPACT of LIVESTRONG at the YMCA.  The Y of the USA celebrates one of our own survivors, Diane Scinto.  For more information or to enroll in our upcoming LIVESTRONG at the YMCA class, contact Meghan.