YMCA of Greater Louisville

Southwest Family YMCA

2800 Fordhaven Road, Louisville, KY 40214 502 933 9622
  • Monday — Thursday 5 AM - 9 PM
  • Friday 5 AM - 8 PM
  • Saturday 7 AM - 5 PM
  • Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM


Our Forever Young group is for adults ages 50 and over. This is an opportunity to get involved and make friends at the Southwest Family YMCA through exercise programs designed especially with the active older adult in mind, plus various trips and luncheons. All group exercise classes are included with membership and a minimal charge may occur with day trips and luncheons.


Monthly luncheons and association-wide day trips are planned for your enjoyment. Please check the bulletin board or members services desk for flyers on upcoming activities.


Land Group Exercise Class is called SilverSneakers. This class is a low impact high energy class geared to beginner exercisers and those who don't move as quickly as they use to. This class incorporates a cardiovascular portion, strength portion, and stretch and relaxation.

Water Group Exercise is called Aqua Toning. This is a 50-minute, low-impact shallow water exercise class designed to help exercisers or increase range of motion and muscular strength. A great class for people with arthritis, fibromyalgia or joint replacement. Perfect for beginner and intermediate water fitness level. It is not necessary to know how to swim.

The following locations offer SilverSneakers®, Silver&Fit and Renew Active. Please check with your insurance provider or call us at 502.587.9622 to see if you qualify.

  • Clark County Family YMCA
  • Chestnut Street Family YMCA
  • Downtown Family YMCA
  • Floyd County Family YMCA
  • Republic Bank Foundation YMCA
  • Southwest Family YMCA

Our Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.