Welcome to the
Want to get all of Hammond YMCA’s latest news? Like us on Facebook where we provide last-minute news, changes, and exciting program information. See you online!
Did you know...
When you purchase a NWI House Raffle ticket, you help the Crossroads YMCA provide a 5 week session of swim lessons for 10 kids?
Your ticket doesn't just give you a chance at great prizes - it helps your community. Tickets are available at all Crossroads Y branches. Buy one today!
Join us for a day at the ballpark!
Summer would not be complete without a trip to the ballbark. Let the YMCA take you out to the ball game. Join friends, and perhaps make some new ones, during this all-American outing to watch the SouthShore RailCats take on the Sioux Falls Canaries at the U.S. Steel Yard. Bus transportation, admission and lunch are included in the package price. Seats are limited, so register today!
- When: Monday, July 13 - Bus departs at 10:30 a.m. from the Hammond YMCA, game starts at 12:10 p.m., return to YMCA by 4 p.m.
- Where: Bus leaves and arrives at the Hammond Family YMCA, 7322 Southeastern, Hammond
- Cost: $17 per person, includes transportation, game admission and ballpark lunch (hot dog, chips and pop)
- Deadline: Registration and payment must be made by Saturday, June 27
Stop by the front desk to register. Questions: Call Lynette McDermott 845-1507, Ext. 229 or email.
Do you have a child that's ready for preschool? Registration opens next week for our Discovery Preschool program. Learn more.
Have the BEST Summer Break EVER!
If you have a child who is 5-14 years old - we have the place to be this summer! Registration for Summer Camp starts April 6. 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.
Our mission is focused on you
The primary purpose of the Hammond Branch YMCA is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
The Hammond Branch YMCA was founded in December 1964. In January of 2011 the Hammond Branch YMCA merged with the Southlake YMCA in Crown Point, IN to form an association called the Crossroads YMCA. We are now formally known as the Crossroads YMCA-Hammond Branch.
For more than 40 years we have supported our community with memberships, programs and many other beneficial activities. We offer a wide range of activities for everyone!
The YMCA is the largest non-profit organization in the country. There are over 2,500 YMCA's just in the U.S. The YMCA is for people of all faiths, race, abilities, gender, ages and income. No one is turned away at the YMCA for inability to pay. The YMCA serves over 18.9 million men, women and children in 10,000 communites throughout the United States. YMCA's stretch beyond the U.S. too. YMCA's are at work in more than 120 countries around the world, serving more than 45 million people. At the Y we are for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.