YMCA Branch Name

For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Development

Welcome to the

La Porte County
Family YMCA

The La Porte County Family 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.

With a commitment to nurturing youth development, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive.



Starting Dec 16th, Join Y staff and volunteers in gifting HOPE to our community.

Donate gently used or new coats, gloves, hats & boots
Donate two non-perishable food items
Donate mittens and gloves to hang on our tree
Donate new toys and games
Donate to our Y Annual Campaign

The pool is closed for the day and at least through noon tomorrow. The pump is not working due to a mechanical issue. We have assessed the situation and are now waiting to meet with the repair person at 9:00 am Monday morning. We will keep everyone updated on our website and on our Facebook page. Please check back for updates. The hot tub and sauna are open regular hours. Thank you for your understanding while we work diligently to get this repair done in a timely manner.

La Porte Community, Michigan City Area and New Prairie United School Corporations are all operating under a two hour delay on Thursday, December 12; therefore, we will have no preschool at our La Porte and Prairie View locations. Michigan City Educare program will be operating under a two hour delay. If you need a warm shelter, the Y will be open to the public as a warming center. You do not have to be a Y member to come to the Y warming station. If venturing outside today, please dress appropriately and keep exposed skin covered as we are experiencing dangerously cold weather. Fifteen minutes of skin exposure today could result in frostbite.

The Red Cross is at the La Porte Branch today until 7pm.  This holiday, give something that means something!

Karri Morgan, licensed massage therapist, PDMT will be giving free chair massages in the lobby of the La Porte branch today until 2pm.  Stop by and say hello or book an appointment to receive $10 off your first wellness service.  Click the link below for more information.


Sign up for Youth Winter Programs including Tae Kwon Do, Swim Lessons, Youth Basketball Camp, Indoor Soccer, Little Dribblers and more! Contact the front desk for more information at 219.325.9622. 

The pool is now OPEN for lap swimmers, open swim participants and adult exercise classes. Scheduled swim classes will resume Saturday, Dec.7th.

For those scheduled swim classes that were missed Dec. 2,3,4,5, they will be rescheduled for Dec. 16,17,18,19. If you have any questions please contact the Y at 219.325.9622 and thank you all for your patience this past week.

Pool Update: The pool will be closed until Monday. We are working tirelessly to make the appropriate repairs, thank you for your patience. We will have make up swim classes for those students who have missed lessons this week.

The hot tub and sauna will be open Wednesday/Thursday/Friday from 12 pm-8 pm, Saturday from 9 am-4 pm and on Sunday from 12 pm-4 pm. Please call the Y at 219.325.9622 or follow us on facebook for further updates.

The Pool area will remain closed tomorrow (Tuesday). There is a repairman scheduled to make the necessary repairs for your safety and well being. Please call the Y 219.325.9622 or follow us on facebook for the most up to date information. Thank you for your patience!

The pool area is still closed while we continue to replace broken valves. We appreciate your patience and for further updates please continue to check facebook and our website. Thank you!

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.