Around the Y


Message from the President/CEO
Healthy Weight Your Child
Jose from The New American Welcome Center
Southern Community Services
The Food Program
Y Achievers
Camp Spirit

Click here for all videos from around the Y!

What’s going on at the Y?

Pictures of the Maintenance Team at Work
Southern Community Services still helping people in need!
LifePath Christian Ministries feeding the community and our Men’s Residence!


Wellness Services


20 Minute Body Weight Workout with Albert Lindsdell
AOA with Justin
AOA Cardio with Sharon
At Home Interval Training Workout with Morgan
At Home CXWORX Core Workout with Morgan
Free Streaming Les Mills Workouts
Gentle Yoga with Cori
Silver Sneakers Yoga and Tai Chi with Sharon
Slow Flow Yoga with Craig
Tabata with Paige
YMCA Health & Fitness Videos

Click here for our YouTube playlist of health and wellness videos!


At-home Fitness Challenge Sign Up
Avoiding Empty Calories by Jamie Coy
Cómo Alimentarse Bien con un Presupuesto Limitado
Eat Right Word Search (Kids)
Eat Right Word Search (Adults)
Eating Right on a Budget
Essential Oil Tips from Jennifer
Family Health Tips
Refrigerios Inteligentes para Adultos y Adolescentes
Smart Snacking
Take Steps for Your Health by Teleza
Workout of the Day Sign Up
20 Ways to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables
20 Maneras de Disfrutar mas Frutas Vegetales


Banana Nice Cream
Chopped Salad with Orange Oregano Dressing
Dark Chocolate Almond Bars
Green Bean Pasta
Hummus without Tahini
Orange and Almond Quinoa
Roasted Potato Medley
Strawberry Smoothie
Sweet Potato and Cabbage Slaw

Youth and Family


Abby Reads “Jo’s Toes”
Ashley Reads “Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late”
Ashley Reads “One Day in the Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus Tree”
Ashley Reads “The Dot”
Ashley Reads “There Was an Old Lady who Swallowed Some Books”
Joe Reads “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”
Rachel Reads “Pout Pout Fish”
“Pout Pout Fish” Worksheet for after viewing the video
“The Bad Seed” Video
“The Bad Seed” Worksheet for after viewing the video
“The Little Mouse, the Red, Ripe Strawberry and the Big Hungry Bear” Video
“The Little Mouse, the Red, Ripe Strawberry and the Big Hungry Bear” Worksheet for after viewing the video

Click here for our YouTube channel with our youth and family videos!


Craft Idea! Bees made from old egg cartons! (from
Craft Idea! Cardboard Tube Sheep (from


100 Activities To Do At Home During School Closures – From art, to recipes, to games, these ideas have it all!
27 Activities For Kids Stuck At Home – Indoor play ideas from BuzzFeed
Cincinnati Zoo Live Stream – Learn about animals at the Cincinnati Zoo every day at 3 pm on their Facebook page
Disney Virtual Rides – Experience Disney’s rides from the comfort of your own home through these YouTube videos
Duolingo – Learn a new language with this free software
Earthsky – Daily science content with breathtaking images and videos
Headspace – Online mindfulness and meditation programs
Red Apple Reading – Free subscription for online reading program
Relief Teaching Aid Packs – Online resources to help stay-at-home teachers and parents
Scholastic Learn at Home – Free online learning from Scholastic for grades K – 6+
School Shutdown Learning Resources – Facebook group that is continually updated with new at-home learning resources
Talking to Children about COVID-19 – A guide for a difficult conversation
Virtual Tours of National Parks – Links to online tours of national parks
Wendy Mac Instagram – Daily drawing class M – F at 10 am
York County Libraries Online Resources – Digital collection of audiobooks, ebooks, newspapers, magazines, and more


Community Resources

(Por servicios en español con el YMCA, llama Jose Santiago, 717-843-7884 x262)

The New American Welcome Center – A program of the YMCA that offers personalized services for newcomers to the area. (Una programma del YMCA que ofrece servicios personalizados por Recién llegados a la area) Email Jose at or call 717-843-7884 x262
Southern Community Services – Program based out of the Southern Branch YMCA that provides food, clothing, support, and social services for individuals in Southern York County. For more info, call 717-235-0446 ext. 403 or 408 or email Ginia at
Coronavirus Summary – Overview of the infection from USA Today
PA 211 – A free health and human services information and referral hotline.
Prepared York – Database of resources and news for families and businesses
York Daily Record – Free coverage of the Coronavirus


Need something else? Contact Joe at or 717-812-0119 x300!