At the Y protection and safety of children, teens, members, staff and volunteers is a priority. Please review our Participation Statement before attending the Y with your child/teen.
Children under the age of 10 years must be constantly and directly supervised while in the facility, and signed in and out of programs, by a caregiver aged 16+ years.
Children requiring pool access who are ages 6-9 years and are accompanied by a caregiver of the opposite gender are required to use the change facility located on the pool deck. Families will report the Membership Services Desk to be escorted to the pool deck. Families will be required to use the facility change room together and remain together at all times.
Children under the age of 7 must be within arms-reach of their caregiver, at all times. Caregivers can accompany a maximum of 3 children under the age of 7.
Children aged 10-12 years are welcome to use designated areas of the facility unaccompanied and attend age-appropriate programming. Upon arrival at the Downtown Y children will sign in at the Membership Services Desk on each visit before being buzzed through the turnstiles by staff. These children will sign out at the Membership Services Desk when exiting the building.
- Children 10+ years are welcome at any Lane Swim for length swimming.
- Children 10+ years are welcome at Open Gym.
- Children 10+ years are welcome to book and use the Squash & Racquetball courts.
Parents/caregivers who are not Y members must also sign in at the Membership Service Desk on each visit.
Teens aged 13+ years can utilize all areas of the Y and attend most programming.
- Teens 13+ are welcome to attend all Fitness Classes and most Rec Sports.
- Teens 13+ are welcome at Teen and Adult Swim Lessons.