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.


Camp Kids

Summer Adventure Camp

A YMCA TRADITION! The La Porte County Family YMCA offers a Summer Adventure Camp starting when school is out for the summer. Held at our new Andrew Avenue Outdoor Education and Recreation Facility, camp is where kids make lifelong memories with team building activities, field trips, educational activities, and more!  Children can be dropped off as early as 6:30 a.m. and picked up as late as 6 p.m Camp is for children entering Kindergarten through 8th grade. Children can be registered for camp weekly or for the entire summer. Camp. It's for Life!

Camp Dates: June 9 - August 18

Days of the Week: Monday-Friday

Members: $95/wk

Non Members:  $125/wk

"School's Out" Day Camps

No school? No problem? Our Y offers full-day mini-camps for those days when school is out. Children can be dropped off as early as 6:30 a.m. and picked up as late as 6 p.m. Counselors lead children in scheduled activities throughout the day such as playing games in the gym, arts and crafts, an occasional movie, swimming and much more. Children bring a sack lunch, bathing suit and towel each day. Registration deadline is the Friday prior to the day of the camp. (Registrations after that day will be assessed a $10 late fee) See Upcoming Dates Below!

Spring Break Camp April 7-11

Monday:  Make a Movie Monday

Tuesday:  Tasty Tuesday

Wednesday:  Wacky Wednesday

Thursday:  Talent Thursday

Friday:  Fitness Friday

Members: $20/child

Non-members: $30/child

Spring Break Splash! April 7-11, ages 4-12

Spring Break is the perfect time to get your kids in the pool! At the Y, we are always concerned about keeping families safe. That is why we offer inexpensive ways for kids to learn basic swimming skills and practice safety  habits in and around the water, which develops a sense of accomplishment and increased self-confidence and security. $25 per child for the entire week.

Daily Class times:

4:00-4:30 PM

4:30-5:00 PM

5:00-5:30 PM 

"Snow Day" Camps

When La Porte Community Schools are cancelled for the day because of weather-related conditions, the Y offers our full-day mini-camp. Children can be dropped off as early as 6:30 a.m. and picked up as late as 6 p.m. Children should bring a sack lunch, bathing suit and towel. You may also check our Facebook page to confirm camp availability and start time.

Members: $20/child

Non-members: $30/child

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.