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Welcome to the

Hammond Family YMCA

NEWS FROM THE Y

Train to be your best with Personal Training this May!

Buy one personal training package, get one ½ off when you purchase the two packages together. For full details, check out our flyer or stop by our welcome desk.


Get ready for summer with our Water Safety Programs

Join us for Superhero Swim Testing (May 7) and Safety Around Water (May 23-26)!

The YMCA’s Safety Around Water program can help kids learn essential water safety skills which can open up a world of possibilities for them to safely satisfy their curiosity. Register now at your local Crossroads branch. Visit our Water Safety page for more info.


Put your offensive basketball fundamentals to the test in the Y's Skills Competition

Participants can register for three events: Free throw contest, three point contest, and an obstacle course. The competition is open to boys and girls in grades 4th-12th grade. Competitions will take place on Saturdays in May. Learn more on our Youth Sports page.


We still have spots in our 2016/17 preschool

We now offer a five day option for our 5 year old class! Learn more. 


BEST SUMMER EVER! Summer camp registration open NOW!

Our popular summer camp information is available online now


Bookmark our calendar...

Our new Crossroads Y calendar is now available! Check out the special events happening across our four branches! See all our fun activities here



The Hammond Area YMCA strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We're more than just a place to work out. At the Y, we help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all with the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at the heart of everything we do. 


The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.