Mission: The mission of the charles city family ymca is to put christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.
Programs: Membership program for over 110 years the charles city family ymca has provided programs and services to the individuals of all ages in the charles city and floyd county area. The ymca operates year-round programming to accommodate the needs of the community. The ymca encourages volunteer involvement and community input through the volunteer board of directors. The charles city family ymca, as a human service organization, meets the needs of the community and is open to people of all ages, races, religions, and income levels. Ymca programs nurture the healthy development of children, encourage positive behavior with teens, and strengthen families - all of which result in our community and neighborhoods being safe and healthy places to live, work, and play. Programs are designed to meet the health and social service needs of the children, adults, and families who participate. All programs emphasize the development of positive values, encouraging moral and ethical behavior based on christian principles.
y's guy's before and after school child care & summer day camp the ymca child care and summer day camp programs are safe, affordable and convenient. Educational programs teach kids positive values and develop self-esteem and leadership skills. Parent involvement is combined with an interactive and diverse curriculum to create a supportive environment for families. Collaborations with local schools insure that ymca child care is accessible to all kids. Core program activities include before and after care for school-aged children, vacation camps, summer childcare, day camps, tutorial programs, and special events.
ymca youth sports ymca youth sports programs focus on full and equal participation as every child plays in every game. Cooperation, teamwork, and skill development are key components of ymca youth sports programs. These goals are developed through skill clinics and league play for kids aged pre-k through middle school. Core programs include leagues, tournaments, and clinics in basketball, soccer, volleyball, wrestling, tae kwon do, tumbling, roller-skating, tackle football, and flag-football.