Melrose Family YMCA

Explore the Melrose Family YMCA

Since 1894, the Melrose Family YMCA has provided programs and services to meet the needs of our community. We are so much more than a gym and a place to swim. We are a cornerstone in the Melrose community serving 22,000 people annually with health and wellness programs, child care facilities, enhanced fitness for senior and more.


Katelyn Papadopoulos, Senior Branch Executive Director

  • Over 5,000 adults, youth and families receive the support needed to achieve better health and well-being by being a Y member.
  • LIVESTRONG wellness program to help adult cancer survivors reclaim their health and well-being following a cancer diagnosis.
  • Lifesaving swim lessons provided to countless Melrose children and families.
  • Camp Melstone inspires kids all summer long to engage in positive developmental experiences that encourages independence and teamwork leading to happy, healthy, confident kids.
  • Provides $100,000 in financial assistance each year to ensure our programs and services are accessible to all.
  • Provides youth enrichment opportunities for all ages through sports, art and recreation; every interaction with young people is an opportunity for learning and development.
  • Provides an opportunity for families and the community to come together to enjoy quality time.