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The health and well-being of our members, staff, and community is our first priority and we’ll continue to take precautions in our Ys and at our off-site programs with guidance from state and local officials. If you have been asked by a school or any other organization to quarantine, please refrain from using the Y during your quarantine period.

This MEMBER GUIDE will be updated from time to time in alignment with evolving guidelines.

We welcome you to join us for a tour and experience the many ways we’re keeping your wellness top of mind. Nationwide Membership, Guest Passes and Day Passes have resumed for all YMCA of Greater Indianapolis Centers.  

WE ARE EXCITED TO WELCOME YOU TO THE Y!

For all YMCA of Greater Indianapolis Center operating hours, visit the website and click the “Center Info” tab. Scroll down and select the “Hours” tab to view both weekday and weekend hours. 

Below is a list of things to expect when you visit the Y.

  • Our Play & Learn Centers (Childcare) are accepting children at least 6 weeks old.
  • Effective July 1, masks are optional for Early Learning and Preschool children. (Please refer to “Your Well-Being is Our Top Priority” and “Childcare” below).
  • Please select your YMCA Center in the “Schedules” drop-down menu for group exercise opportunities. Reservations are recommended, but not required, at all of our YMCA of Greater Indianapolis Centers for Group Exercise classes. (Without a reservation, there may be times when classes are filled.) Reservations can be made using the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis App, which can be downloaded for FREE on the Apple or Google Play store.
  • Towel service and loaned items such as locks and yoga mats have been suspended. (Please refer to “What Should I Bring?” below)

The following YMCAs have pools:

  • Baxter YMCA (indoor & outdoor)
  • Benjamin Harrison YMCA (indoor & outdoor)
  • Fishers YMCA (indoor and outdoor)
  • Hendricks Regional Health YMCA (indoor)
  • Irsay Family YMCA (indoor)
  • Jordan YMCA (indoor & outdoor)
  • OrthoIndy Foundation YMCA (indoor)
  • Ransburg YMCA (indoor & outdoor)
  • Witham Family YMCA (indoor)
  • Guest Passes and Day Passes are now being accepted at all YMCA of Greater Indianapolis Centers. 
  • Reservations are no longer required and are not being taken for lap swim.
  • Reservations are recommended, but not required, at all of our YMCA of Greater Indianapolis Centers for Group Exercise classes. Reservations can be made using the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis App, which can be downloaded for FREE on the Apple or Google Play store.
  • Please remember to bring your own towels and water bottles.

To make your visit to the Y most comfortable, please be sure to bring your own:

  • water bottle
  • locker lock
  • shower and/or sweat towel(s)
  • yoga mat (if you choose to do yoga)

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When you arrive at the Y, you will see a few Health Screening Questions:

1.) Are you awaiting COVID-19 test results?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y until you receive negative test results and can also answer “no” to all of the questions below.

2.) Do you have a fever of 100.4 or greater or any COVID-19 symptoms including: cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, loss of taste or smell?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y until you are symptom-free without medication for 24 hours.

3.) In the last 14 days, have you been in close contact (less than 6 feet for more than 15 minutes in a 24-hour period) with someone who has a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y for 14 days after your last contact with them.

4.) Have you been asked to quarantine by any organization?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y until your quarantine period has expired.

For First Responders and Medical Personnel, we ask that you please check in at the Member Services Desk.

  • Touch-free check in using your phone or key tag
  • Protective barriers at check in kiosks and individual membership desks
  • We have always taken pride and extra care in our sanitation efforts. In addition to regular cleaning during the day, our facilities are misted each night with a broad-spectrum disinfectant. In our high traffic areas, you may also see a room or section temporarily closed so that additional cleaning may be done during the day. For our members, you will see increased access to hand sanitizer and equipment cleaning stations.
  • We encourage everyone to wash their hands frequently, as well as clean equipment before and after use. Cleaning towels and spray will be provided for you. Please bring your own “sweat towel.”

Childcare

Our childcare programs are full of life-changing experiences, unforgettable memories, and keep the health and well-being of kids, their families, and our staff our top priority. For more information on available programs, please click here .

Play & Learn

PLEASE NOTE: Play & Learn is currently open with a two-hour usage limit at all YMCA of Greater Indianapolis locations.

Play & Learn drop-in care is being offered to household members for children at least 6 weeks old.

Parents will see the following short health screening questions:

1.) Are you awaiting COVID-19 test results?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y until you receive negative test results and can also answer “no” to all of the questions below.

2.) Do you have a fever of 100.4 or greater or any COVID-19 symptoms including: cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, loss of taste or smell?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y until you are symptom-free without medication for 24 hours.

3.) In the last 14 days, have you been in close contact (less than 6 feet for more than 15 minutes in a 24-hour period) with someone who has a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y for 14 days after your last contact with them.

4.) Have you been asked to quarantine by any organization?

  • If so, thank you for waiting to visit the Y until your quarantine period has expired.

We are continuing to provide online content featuring special members-only programming with  a variety of high and low impact workouts, meditation, devotions, family activities and more. Also join us via the YMCA App for fun challenges you can join from home.

Those who are not yet Y members can join us online on our  YouTube channel for a taste of what we offer.

Personal Training Clients also have the option of working out at the Y, off-site with your trainer, or through a variety of virtual options.

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