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Find Your Passion. Find Your Y.

Youth Sports

We're dedicated to making sure our leagues and programs are safe, supportive, and fun.

Summer Camp

WSYMCA camps inspire self-confidence and create a sense of belonging through caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.

Fitness and Wellness

Take advantage of group fitness classes, personal training, and small group programs that improve strength, balance, and health.

Child Care

Preschool and Out-Of-School Time have limited part-time spots open for the 2024-25 school year. 

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Summer Program Guide

We're here to offer a summer full of amazing programs for you! 
Registration is open to all.
Session Dates: June 17-August 27
(Session dates vary by program). 

strength group training


View class times, open gym, and the pool schedule and join in the fun.

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Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise. We offer swim lessons for all ages, lap swimming, family swim, competitive swim teams, water aerobics classes, and more.

Group of WSYMCA staff at the opening of the Wells Ave Y


Discover your passion while helping others. Become part of something bigger and join our team at the Y.

Find Events Near You

Upcoming Events

3 events
Cabins at Camp Frank A. Day
Aug 15

Family Camp Weekend 2024

Be a camper again (or for the first time!) and experience the magic of camp with your family.
Camp Frank A. Day
Graphic showcasing 2024 Annual Gala "Totally '80s"
Nov 02
Fundraising Event

Totally '80s!

Grab your shoulder pads, tease up your hair, and join us for totally tubular fun at the Wells Ave Y!
Wells Ave Y
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Fundraising Event
Party goers roast marshmallows over a fire at Camp Chickami

New Beginnings, Old Friends

The West Suburban YMCA recently hosted Party on the Porch at Camp Chickami, a fun event to support Chickami’s Annual Fund and mark the opening of the brand-new Kendall Courts structure.
Jun 11, 2024
Social Responsibility
Jack Fucci with Josh Downes and youth award winners

Celebrating Excellence

The West Suburban YMCA has continuously embodied the spirit of community, service, and excellence. This year's event was no exception, serving as a reminder of the impactful work being done within the
May 16, 2024
Youth Development
teens hanging out at teen center playing video games, watching sports, and smiling

Teen Night: A Fun-Filled Night

Last Friday May 10, the West Suburban YMCA hosted an exciting Teen Night that brought together over 30 enthusiastic teenagers for an evening of sports, gaming, crafts, and good food.
May 13, 2024

Uniting People Through Passion and Purpose

Strengthening the West Suburban YMCA community is at the core of everything we do.


Learners developing life-saving skills in swim lessons


WSYMCA serves 1 in 4 local youth


Members enjoy access to two unique YMCA locations


Financial assistance provided annually through the Y's Annual Fund

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