YMCA Childcare Provided Relief For Essential Workers

Essential workers needed childcare during the COVID-19 pandemic and the Y answered the call for help

Stay-At-Home Order When the COVID-19 pandemic struck and the Indiana stay-at-home order was issued in March, many families – especially those who were considered essential workers – were left scrambling to find childcare. YMCA of Greater Indiana... Read More

Ascension St. Vincent and YMCA Team Up to Support Westfield Community

Partnering to complete a new YMCA facility

Ascension St. Vincent has partnered with the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis to complete a new YMCA facility. The location will be on the southwest corner of Wheeler Road and 181st Street in Westfield. In recognition of this commitment to the community,... Read More

Communities Coming Together

Thank you to our community partners!

Summer looked a little different this year at the YMCA. Instead of hundreds of kids at day camp, we had small, socially distanced groups at our new childcare programs. Despite the changes, we were still able to make an impact on the families we serve... Read More

Y Achievers Program has a Positive Impact on Near-Eastside Teen

Welles gains important experience through Y Achievers Program.

The Avondale Meadows YMCA opened its doors 7 years ago. Two of the visitors that day were Willie Gupton and his son, Welles. No one knew at the time the way the YMCA would play such an important role in Welles’s life. An Introduction to Y Achiever... Read More

Personal Training to Achieve Your Goals

A Trainer Holds You Accountable

You Can Do It With Just A Little Help Finding the motivation to work out every day is not an easy task. With your job, family, and other activities drawing most of your attention, exercising seems to be the one thing that gets pushed off the schedul... Read More