Welcome to the Greater Newburyport YWCA.


new adult group swim lessons | swim lessons
seminars/workshops | licensed infant, toddler and preschool care

Looking for part time work? Come and join the YWCA Team. We are currently seeking Lifeguards and WSI Instructors interested in our early bird shifts: 5:00 – 11:00 am. Come in apply today! Click here to inquire.

ywca hours and holiday dates*
Monday – Friday:  5:30 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday:  6:00 am – 4:00 pm | Sunday: 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Purchase your tickets now for the 6th Annual Engaging Communities Luncheon on Wednesday, April 8, 2015.
Save the date for the YWCA’s Tri for the YW, being held on Sunday, March 22 at 8 am.
Purchase your tickets now for the 6th Annual Engaging Communities Luncheon on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, featuring acclaimed adolescent mental health expert Dr. Kelly Champion, and Honorary Chairperson Ann Ormond. The luncheon will spotlight “Anxiety, Stress, Depression and Generation Z”, and discuss the unique characteristics of raising this generation of children whose experiences are colored in every way by their experience as the first “true digital natives” of the technological world. We have a new location this year in Nicholson Hall on Harris St. The luncheon starts at noon and ends at 1:30pm. Click here to purchase tickets.

Congratulations to this year's Tri for the YWCA winners Andrew Sidford and Anna Bates. Held in partnership with the Tough Warrior Princesses, a record amount of individuals and teams supported the YWCA and the TWP Tri for "Every Body." Click here for results. Thanks for another great event. Cannot wait to see you next year.

In addition to our flagship swim instruction programs, YWCA Greater Newburyport presents summer-long activities for children ages 3-16, from Scamper Camp (preschoolers) to School's Out Summer (grades 1-4) to fitness and counselor-in-training program for teens. Click here for more information.

Ilene Harnch-GradyFrom the YWCA Trainers: Exercise to ward off dementia

Want to ward off Dementia? A new study finds that exercising is the single most effective way of doing so. Researchers at Cardiff University in the UK following a group of 2250 men over a period of 35 years found that adhering to 4 out of 5 healthy behaviors - exercising, not smoking, maintaining a low body weight, limiting alcohol consumption, and eating a healthy diet - reduced the risk of dementia by 60%, while also lowering our chance of stroke and
heart disease by 70%. But of the five healthy behaviors, the single most important contributing factor was determined to be exercise. Read full article.


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ywca is closed:  new years day, easter, memorial day, independence day, labor day, and christmas.
The ywca will be open from 7am to 10am on thanksgiving day.

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