Mission: The mission of the decatur family ymca, as a charity,is to provide for children and families, especially those in financial need through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Programs include: child care, afterschool, summer care, recreation and fitness for children and families.
Programs: Ymca provides over 200,000 in financial aid to children and families in need of child care, school age care and summer care, as well as children and families in need of youth development, sports and recreation and programs and membership for life enrichment. Assets and character development are integrated into all youth, family, adult and senior programs and activities.
social responsible programming such as teaching community youth in need to swim through instruction classes and open pool sessions. Youth, families, adults and seniors are provided various aquatic classes for various skill levels, regardless of their ability.
healthy living is taught, modeled and promoted through work with youth, adults, families and seniors. Health related programs include physical fitness, nutritional consultations and skill development.