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Youth Development

Healthy Living

Social Responsibility

405 NE 3rd Street, Washington, Indiana 47501

The Daviess County Family YMCA makes support and opportunities accessible to empower children, youth and adults to learn, grow and thrive. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every youth and teen, improves our communiity's health and well-being and provides opportunities to give back and support our neighbors.

Y After School Child CareAfter School Child Care

As the designated after school child care provider for Washington Community Schools, YMCA AFTER SCHOOL CHILD CARE provides after school programming for students in grades K-6, Monday through Friday until 6 p.m. 

After school child care begins the first day of school, Wednesday, August 3. Children may register throughout the school year.

After School Child Care (ASCC)
- Meets at North Elementary every day after school until 6pm
- Activities, outdoor time, snack, and homework time daily
- Care all day on holidays and snow days
- CCDF vouchers accepted

Y Member 5 days $39; additional children $34
Y Member 3 days $28; additional children $25
Program Member 5 days $50; additional children $45
Program Member 3 days $35; additional children $32

Click here to download the registration packet.

2017 Youth Swim Team

Youth Swim Team Completes Season

Congratulations to the 2017 Youth Summer Swim Team for their hard work and dedication this summer. Thanks to all the coaches, volunteers and famlies who made the season and the swim meet possible.

Pool Hours Change August 3 Fall Pool Hours

Beginning Wednesday, August 3, the pool hours will change to Fall/Winter Hours. The pool will remained closed on Sundays until October.

Click here to view the Fall/Winter schedule.


Tumbling and Cheer Classes at Y

Tumbling CampThe current schedule for Tumbling and Cheer classes, ages six and older is:
Level 1 & 2 -  Aerobics Room, 3:30 p.m. - 4:25 p.m.
Level 3 & 4 - Aerobics Room, 4:30 p.m. – 5:25 - p.m.
Cheer -  Aerobics Room 6:00 p.m. – 6:55 p.m

Beginners - Aerobics Room, 4 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Level 1 & 2 -  Aerobics Room, 5 p.m. - 5:55 p.m
Level 3 & 4 -  Aerobics Room, 6 p.m. - 6:55 p.m.

Beginner and Cheer
Y Member: $20 per 4 week month, $25 per 5 week month 
Program Member: $25 per 4 week month, $31.25 per 5 week month                     

Level 1 & 2 and Level 3 & 4
Y Member: $40 per 4 week month, $50 per 5 week month
Program Member:  $50 per 4 week month, $62.50 per 5 week month                      

Beginners Class:  Younger children who have not mastered rolls/cartwheels/headstands. Children must be age 6 or older.

Levels 1 & 2: Children who have mastered the Beginner level and working towards bridges/round offs/back handsprings.

Levels 3 & 4: Children who have mastered Levels 1 & 2 and working towards round off - back handspring/front handsprings/back tucks.

Cheer - Young adults who have mastered all Levels 3 & 4 and working towards round off - back handspring continuous/standing back tuck/layouts.

Space is limited; preregistration is required.

Shop Amazon, Donate to Your Y amazonsmile

The Daviess County Famiy YMCA is now listed as an AmazonSmile Charity, which means that when customers shop online with Amazon, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to our Y.

Click on to participate in this program, and you will be automatically asked if you want to support Daviess County Family YMCA Inc. 

Cardiac Medical Yoga Cardic Yoga

This class is based on chair exercise and chair assisted poses so that participants will not have to get down and up from the floor.  It will include gentle stretching yoga poses as well as meditation and relaxation.

The class will meet on Monday and Wednesday, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Youth Football2017 Youth Football
NFL Flag Football - new this year

NFL FLAG Powered by USA Football provides opportunities for children age 5-7 to enjoy America's favorite sport. Players benefit by being physically active through non-contact, continuous action while learning the fundamentals of football, lessons in teamwork and sportsmanship.

-   Boys and girls
-   Registration ends August 11
-   Games start September
-   Financial aid available
-   Must also register online at
Member $40
Program member $50
Family $60

Click here to download the registration form.
Tackle Football
-  Registration ends July 28
-    3rd-4th grade division and 5th-6th grade division
-  Games start September 
-  We play in a league with North Daviess, North Knox, Sullivan, North Central, Eastern Greene

-  Financial aid available
Member $28
Program member $56
Family $62
Equipment $30

Registration forms are available at the Y.

Swim Lessons

swimDo your children want to learn to swim? Sign them up for swim lessons at the YMCA.

Days....Tuesdays and Thursdays
Times....6:00pm - 6:30 pm

Who....Youth ages 3-13
Fees...$26 for YMCA members and $48 for Program members (4 week month, or two week, four day sessions)
...$32.50 for YMCA members and $60 for Program members (5 week month)


Free Injury Walk-In Clinic at the Y
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The Daviess Community Hospital is providing a free walk-in clinic for Y members at the Y on first and third Tuesdays of the month from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

This on-site service is staffed by certified, licenses athletic trainers who will evaluate sports or exercise-related injuries, recommend reconditioning and preventative methods, and facilitate referrals to medical providers as needed.

Appointments may be scheduled in advance, or on a first-come-first-served basis for drop by visits. For more information, call 812-254-2760 x1539, or 812-254-8889.

For more information, click here.

Evening YogaYoga

Unwind at the end of your day with Evening Yoga.
Days....Mondays and Wednesdays
Time....6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Cost: Y Members $16 for 4 wk and $20 for 5 week month
Program Members $40 for 4 wk and $50 for 5 week month

Cize Class


Come join the fun with Cize, a new dance workout program that's to going burn fat and calories while you have fun dancing.

Class meets Tuesdays/Thursdays from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Remember, you can try one class for free!

Boot Camp

Boot Camp

Join Ironman Beth Gabhart as she leads this fun and challenging Boot Camp - Get your heart pumping with this complete body workout.

Tuesdays and Thursdays,
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the gym
Members: $16 per 4 week month; $20 for 5 week month
Program Members: $40 per 4 week month; $50 for 5 week month.
Pay As You Go: Members, $3/class; Program Members, $6/class.

Y's Program Director Receives Statewide Award

Darin HornadayProgram Director Darin Hornaday received the distinguished Award of Excellence from the Indiana State Alliance of YMCAs in Muncie, Indiana on April 13. Congratulations, Darin!


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