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YMCA of Greater Louisville

We're so excited to welcome you to the YMCA of Greater Louisville! See everything we have to offer across all our locations!

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YMCA of Greater Louisville

We're so excited to welcome you to the Y of Greater Louisville! We're dedicated to helping everyone in our community, no matter their background, achieve being their best selves. See everything we have to offer across all our locations!

YMCA of Greater Louisville
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Get PAID to Play @ Work

Working at the Y, you’ll discover a welcoming, mission-driven community where you can learn, grow, and thrive! 

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Bringing people together with passion and purpose

Who We Are

We are the YMCA of Greater Louisville. That means we're part of the national Y, the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by empowering young people, improving the health and well-being of people of all ages and inspiring action in and across communities.

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Youth development, social responsibility and healthy living are at our core

What We Do

The Y is here for you, serving Louisville and beyond in every way we can. We strive to help those in our community become the best people they can be, whether that's through fitness or providing crucial learning, social activity or shelter.

Improving the well-being of Louisville's residents

Life-Changing Programs

From swimming lessons to community service projects, the programs at the YMCA of Greater Louisville enhance the members lives and communities spirit, body and mind.

  • Campers and counselors sit around a campfire at night

    YMCA Camps

    The YMCA of Greater Louisville's summer camp programs for kids and teens offer powerful learning environments. At our camps, a child’s social...
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    Swim Lessons

    The YMCA is the nation's favorite swim instructor. We teach people of all ages and from all backgrounds that water can be fun — not feared — if you...
  • YMCA Louisville health and fitness program - dance cardio

    Health and Fitness

    The YMCA is dedicated to helping everyone in our community become their best selves. As part of that mission, we have a strong belief in mindfulness...
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Membership Builder

The Y is for everyone, so we offer a variety of memberships for each member of the family.

Please stop by the branch or give us a call to discuss whether you are eligible for financial assistance.

We're excited to welcome you back

Welcome Back

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Our Group Fitness Classes

Whatever your goal — weight loss, toning, stress relief, endurance — there is a group fitness class at the YMCA to suit your needs. From cycling and BODYPUMP to low-impact classes, you will find a group exercise experience that keeps you motivated, leaves you energized and gives you results.

Upcoming Events at the YMCA of Greater Louisville

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YMCA Careers

At the Y, you can discover your passion and a lifelong career helping solve some of the nation's most pressing social issues. See how YMCA jobs can lead you into your next stage of career growth.