YMCA Branch Name

For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Development

Welcome to the

Hammond Family YMCA

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Last week of registration for Girls on the Run!

girl cape

The Hammond Family YMCA and Girls on the Run of Northwest Indiana are excited to partner to offer an exciting new opportunity for girls in third through fifth grades! 

The first two girls to register after seeing this announcement will win a cape to wear proudly on race day! Register online with GOTR. Training starts next week! 

  • When: 4-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays
  • Dates: March 3 - May 21
  • Where: Hammond Family YMCA

Read full details.

Toddler T-Ball

Get your child started in team sports at the Y! Sportsmanship, instruction and fun are our goal! Registration open now for Toddler T-Ball - open to ages 2-5.

Join us for a night of fun & bowling

Join us for a fun night of bowling to help raise funds for our financial assistance program. At the Y, we do not turn anyone away for the inability to afford membership and program fees. 100% of the money raised at this fundraiser will help families use the Y's facilities and services that they might not otherwise be able to afford.

  • What: Bowling, silent auction, cash bar
  • When: March 28
  • Where: Olympia Lanes on Calumet Ave.
  • Registration open now thru March 21
  • Full details in our flier

Personal Training Appointments Available

Is your workout getting stale? Need help jump starting your exercise program? Looking for a new challenge? Consider a Personal Trainer! Learn more. 

The Hammond Area YMCA strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We're more than just a place to work out. At the Y, we help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all with the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at the heart of everything we do.

The tools you need to build a healthy lifestyle

The Hammond Y offers programs, services and initiatives focused on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Y is accessible to all people. Financial assistance is offered to individuals and families who cannot afford membership. building

Our facility includes:

  • Free WiFi throughout the building
  • Six-lane, 25 yard pool
  • Large gym used for basketball and volleyball


  • Aerobics studio


  • Locker rooms
  • Adult-only locker rooms with saunas & whirlpools
  • Men's steam room
  • Wellness center with free weights, cybex equipment, treadmills, ellipticals, stationary bicycles and more

wellness center

  • Racquetball court


  • Preschool rooms


  • Game room

game room

  • Kid Zone for babysitting while parents are on-site


  • A new playground built in 2013!


Get active at the Hammond Y with one of our many programs for all ages

The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.