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Welcome to the

Griffith Family YMCA

NEWS FROM THE Y


All Crossroads YMCA branches will be closed on Labor Day, Monday September 7. Enjoy the holiday weekend!


Register now for our annual Rock 'n' Rail 5K!
New this year: one mile, non-competitive fun run!

The race kicks off Griffith's Rock 'n' Rail Festival. Start & finish at the Griffith Y and then head over for all the festival fun. Register now.

Preschool starts this week!

  • School year preschool (two, three & five day options): Starts August 31
  • New ALPHA class for advanced Kindergarten prep (full day program): Starts August 31
  • Get all the details.

Fall adult sports leagues

Registration is open now for indoor volleyball, coed softball and men's basketball leagues. Full details on our Adult Sports page.

House Raffle Ticket deadline extended! house raffle

Your house raffle ticket isn't just a chance to win money or a new house - it's a chance to...

  • Give 10 kids swim lessons
  • Help 6 kids play sports
  • Feed a child at St Jude House for 9 weeks

Tickets are available through September 23. Drawing will be held on September 28. A lot of good works are done with the proceeds from each and every ticket. Stop by any Crossroads YMCA branch to purchase your ticket before time runs out!

New Child Care Option!

Our child care program is pleased to announce that we now accept two year olds! Our full day program runs from 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. and includes preschool education and meals. Learn more.

Now Hiring:

  • Building Supervisor
  • Lead Teacher for Early Learning Center
  • Group Exercise Instructors

View these and other current openings on our Jobs Page.



Thank you to our sponsors

Legacy Foundation
NW Indiana Life


The Griffith Branch YMCA strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, 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.


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.