The Y strengthens the foundations of community through our focus on youth development, healthy lifestyles and social responsibility. Initiatives are a vital part of our promise to deliver positive, meaningful change in our community. Find out what we're doing and get involved!

Adaptive Programs

Our Y provides special needs programming for children through young adults. We are now offering an adaptive fitness program for children and a Saturday night social club for teen and young adults with autism. Learn more »

Confidence in & Around the Water

The Detroit SWIMS Initiative aims to decrease the number of swim-related fatalities by giving kids the skills and confidence they need to safely enjoy the water. Our goal is for every kid to learn to swim by the 5th grade. Learn more »

Follow the Y Impact

The Y makes a difference in people's lives every day, and you can find out how through our Y Community Impact Blog. Read the blog »






  • July 22, 2014
    • 5:45am–7:55am Adult Lap Swim
    • 8:00am–9:00am Shallow Water Exercise
    • 9:00am–10:00am Water Exercise
    • 10:00am–10:45am Swim Lessons
    • 10:45am–11:15am Camp Lincoln
    • 11:15am–1:00pm Adult Lap Swim
    • 1:00pm–2:30pm Camp Birmingham
    • 2:30pm–3:00pm Family Swim
    • 3:00pm–4:00pm AOA lap swim
    • 4:00pm–6:00pm Swim Lesson
    • 5:30pm–6:30pm Novice Team
    • 6:30pm–7:15pm Swim Lesson
    • 7:15pm–8:30pm Family Swim
    • 8:30pm–9:30pm Adult Lap Swim

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  • July 22, 2014
    • 5:00am–10:00am Open Gym
    • 10:15am–11:15am Silver Sneakers
    • 11:15am–4:00pm Open Gym
    • 4:00pm–8:00pm Gymnastics Classes & Team
    • 8:00pm–10:00pm Open Gym

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  • July 22, 2014
    • 6:00am–7:00am Cycling (Eric)
    • 8:15am–9:10am Yoga (Dawn)
    • 9:15am–10:10am Power Sculpt (Heather D.)
    • 10:15am–11:15am Silver Sneakers (Laura)
    • 11:00am–11:55am Pilates (Sarah J)
    • 2:00pm–3:00pm Silver Sneakers Cardio Fit (Lynda)
    • 6:00pm–6:55pm Boot Camp (Kris)
    • 7:00pm–7:55pm Zumba (Chassity)

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  • July 22, 2014
    • 8:00am–1:00pm Open for Children
    • 4:00pm–8:00pm Open for Children

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