Nurturing the potential of every child and teen-We believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. That's why, through the Y, millions of youth today are cultivating the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement.
Improving the nation’s health and well-being In communities across the nation, the Y is a leading voice on health and well-being. With a mission centered on balance, the Y brings families closer together, encourages good health and fosters connections through fitness, sports, fun and shared interests. As a result, millions of youth, adults and families are receiving the support, guidance and resources needed to achieve greater health and well-being for their spirit, mind and body.
Giving back and providing support to our neighbors-The Y has been listening and responding to our communities’ most critical social needs for 160 years. Whether developing skills or emotional well-being through education and training, welcoming and connecting diverse demographic populations through global services, or preventing chronic disease and building healthier communities through collaborations with policymakers, the Y fosters the care and respect all people need and deserve.
7/30 WOMEN'S UPSTAIRS LOCKER ROOM WILL BE CLOSED 6:00-11:00AM
The women's upstairs locker room will be closed from 6:00-11:00AM this Thursday, July 30th. Through our collaboration with the Ocean County Vocational Technical School we will have new aluminium diamond plate installed on the bottom of each of the lockers. This is a joint effort to help repair the rusted bottoms.
TAKE A PEAK AT A SAMPLE OF THE NEW LOCKERS BEING INSTALLED IN THE MEN AND WOMEN'S 12 LANE LOCKER ROOM Click here
KIDZ ZONE SUMMER HOURS
Summer hours will begin in the KidZ Zone on Monday, August 3rd. This will not effect Friday Night Out. Click here for Summer Schedule
AUGUST 12th IS THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO START Y-KIDS ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL.
All the necessary paperwork is available online at ocymca.org or directly at the YMCA. The registration fee and first month payment is required at the time of registration. If you are enrolled in both the AM & PM session, your monthly fee is reduced by $23. Program includes Full Privilege membership for your child at the Y. You must register by August 12th to start for the first day of school. Click here for pricing information
8/9 MID SUMMER MILE OCEAN SWIM
Join us for our 31st Annual Mid Summer Mile Lavallette Ocean Swim on Sunday, August 9th. One Mile Open Championship with awards for all age groups 17 and up. Staff and Board Members will be on hand to serve continental breakfast on the beach immediately following. Contact Janet Sellitto 732 341 9622 ext 2214 or firstname.lastname@example.org for applications and sponsorship opportunities. Click here to register Click here for PDF Application Click here for sponsor information
AT CAMP, I CAN HAVE THE BEST SUMMER EVER!
Summer Camp registration is ongoing at the Y. Download our Membership & Program for camp information
THE Y IS PART OF TD BANK AFFINITY MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM
The Y is proud to announce a new partner in our fundraising efforts. We’ve joined TD Bank’s Affinity Membership Program, which provides our organization the opportunity to earn annual cash contributions. We’re thrilled with the ease of participating in this program and that there is no cost to our organization or our members. Simply stop by your local TD Bank Store or call and ask to have your accounts linked to the Y’s Affinity Banking Program, our code# is AG530. Thank you for your support Click here for more information
THE Y IS PART OF AMAZON SMILE!
With the holidays approaching quickly and the gift shopping getting underway please remember that the Ocean County YMCA is registered with Amazon Smile. Using the attached link simply login into your Amazon account (New to Amazon register at that point) to make your purchases. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Ocean County YMCA Inc whenever you shop
on AmazonSmile. Thank you for partnering with the Y! Click here to be directed to AmazonSmile