Welcome to the Lancaster Family YMCA

As a nonprofit, charitable organization, the Lancaster Family YMCA nurtures the potential of children and teens, improves our community’s health and well-being and provides opportunities to give back and support our neighbors through programs focused on Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.

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Our Key Mission Priorities

Closing the Achievement Gap

Chronic Disease Recovery

Safety Around Water


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members in three YMCA branches


children in summer camps


children in Safety Around Water classes

Our Community Impact

The Lancaster Family YMCA is so much more than a place to work out. The YMCA is now… as it has always been…a place of possibility and promise for all. Everything we do helps empower our community and the “US” who live here.

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Upcoming Events

Nov - Dec

Camp Shand Winter Fun

Enjoy Take a Hike Day and School’s Out Adventure Rangers at Camp Shand this winter.

Parents Night Out

Parents can enjoy a night out while kids enjoy a night at the Y!

Family Events & Classes

Family movie nights, pool parties, STEAM activities, craft nights and so much more!

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Due to the Coronavirus, the City Center YMCA, Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA and Camp Shand are closed until further notice.
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