YMCA of Frederick


The YMCA of Frederick County offers a variety of programs to accommodate families, adults, youth and seniors. In other words, we have something for everyone! We strive to serve all segments of the community by offering programs that promote healthy lifestyles, strong families, and positive youth development to help build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Brunswick Pool

Swimming & Aquatics

We invite you to enjoy the Y's wonderful swimming classes and facilities. Whether it’s gaining the confidence that comes from learning to swim or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participating in aquatics at the Y is about building the whole person, from the inside out.

Health & Wellness

At the YMCA of Frederick County, we have the facilities, equipment, programs, and staff to support you and every member of your family. Make new friends, increase your self-confidence, and improve your spiritual, mental and physical health.

Child Care

As the largest provider of school-age programs in Frederick County, we help hundreds of children every day reach their fullest potential in a welcoming, supportive environment. Whether your child needs preschool or school-age care, we emphasize values such as caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.


This summer, the YMCA of Frederick County will offer 35 camps including sports, art, humanities and an outdoor adventure camp. Many camps will offer swimming, field trips, games, crafts, and character development activities. Campers make friends while learning the values of diversity and cooperation. Best of all, you can be assured your kids are having fun in a friendly, caring, and safe environment.


Hi-ya! The YMCA offers sports for all ages, including karate, men's basketball, racquetball and a wide array of youth sports.


Dance, Dance, Dance! The YMCA offers great dance classes for kids of all ages. Elementary and advanced level classes in tap, jazz, hip hop, plus Cecchetti ballet for the more advanced ballerina.


The Y offers a fun gymnastics program dedicated to helping every child reach their fullest potential, both physically and mentally. We believe gymnastics training provides an excellent foundation in physical fitness, emphasizing the development of strength, flexibility and coordination, the basics of all sports.

Head Start

Head Start is a program that provides comprehensive education, social, health, and nutrition services to eligible three and four-year-old children and their families.