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.


Silver Sneakers DrumsSilverSneakers Fitness Program®

Our Y has one of the best attended SilverSneakers Fitness Programs® in the state! The program offers an innovative blend of physical activity, healthy lifestyle and socially-oriented programming that allows older adults to take greater control of their health. SilverSneakers members receive a free membership with access to conditioning classes, exercise equipment, pool, sauna and other available amenities, as well as access to any participating fitness center throughout the U.S. while traveling.

Classes are from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. Come and join the fun and fitness! Contact Wellness Coordinator Elizabeth Bowen at (219) 325-9622, ext. 104, or by e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information.

SILVERSNEAKERS II / CARDIO CIRCUIT — Combine our fun and fitness to improve cardiovascular health and increase your muscle endurance power with a standing circuit workout. Upper body strength work with hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and ball are alternated with non-impact aerobic choreography. Classes held from 10:30-11:15 a.m. on Friday.

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.