Mission: The ymca of smithfield is an inclusive association of people committed to a common effort to help individuals and famlies reach their fullest potential in terms of spirt, mind and body. The ymca of smithfield accomplishes this mission through a variety of programs and services including: aquatics, health enhancement, school age child care, summer day camp, youth & teen development, preschool education, senior services, and others. Intergrated into the fabric of these programs and services are the four core values of the ymca: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. These values form the main component of ymca character developement which is a fundamental part of all ymca programming. "we build strong kids, strong famlies, and strong communities. "
Programs: Year round school aged child care and education - school aged child care and education consists of before and after school programs, summer and vacations care and camps. The goal of the programs is to provide a quality, safe yet affordable supplmental care for parents of school aged children. During this time we look to provide postive physical, social and educational expirences for the childeren.
aquatics - aquatic programs include progressive instructional swim lessons for people of all ages. Recreational and family swims, as well as theraputic care, overall health and well being and life guard training. Program goals include enhanced self confidence and self esteem, skill developement, an awaerness for water safety, strengthing family ties, and promoting better physical health.
other program services - other program services include: youth developement, physical and cardio training, wellness programs, non physical programs, community awareness, senior and other programs. The primary goal of these programs are general education, awareness of your own or the community's health. To promote exersize, disease prevention and social activities.
provide educational, social developement, and athletic programs to the general public