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NEWS & PRESS

A new initiative by the Rhode Island Public Health Institute aims to make fruits and vegetables cheaper for SNAP recipients. The program, called Rhody Food on the Move, will officially launch September 11 at places like the South County YMCA. SNAP recipients to save on fresh produce with new RI program, South County Y among market locations

A rip current rescue was caught on camera at Nantucket beach this past week. Local YMCA lifeguard, David Thurber, weighs in on the incident and the importance of water safety and rip currents. Local YMCA Lifeguard Weighs in on Rip Current Rescue in Nantucket

April 25 is the Y's national Healthy Kids Day and everyone is invited! Healthy Kids Day promotes healthy, active, fun activities to keep all families in all communities healthy. YMCA Hosts Healthy Kids Day on April 25

In honor of Diabetes Alert Day, NBC Channel 10 News shares the benefits of the YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program, a series of classes to help prevent Type 2 diabetes. Health Check: YMCA diabetes prevention program

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Join us for a ribbon cutting!

The Turner Point Development Project boathouse at Camp Fuller is complete! Join us for a ribbon cutting on August 8 to celebrate at Point Judith Sound. There will be sailing, a regatta, bbq, campfire and fun for families! Click below to learn more and RSVP.

 


July Classes Are Available -
Sign Up Today!

Our YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program is enrolling -- non-members welcome! New classes are beginning at Bayside, South County & PYS this July.

Click here to learn more and enroll.


Camp Fuller Has Added a One Week Session!

Camp Fuller is now offering another one week overnight camp session on August 9-15, perfect for kids who have never been to overnight camp. For more information, please visit the Camp Fuller page, call 1-800-521-1470 or email cormond@gpymca.org.


Our YMCAs now offer BODYPUMP classes by Les Mills!

Click here for the class schedule.


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Join us for Fitness in the Parks Providence!

We've partnered with the City of Providence, the Parks & Recreation Dept. and other community leaders to bring you FREE summer fitness classes held outdoors at Providence parks! Learn more about the program and check out the schedule.


The Magic of Y Day Camps: Learning Important Life Skills


Hear how our Y Camp Ok-Wa-Nessett is making a big difference in the life of young camper Finn.








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