Programs at Southeast

Active Older Adults
At the Southeast Family Branch, seniors stay active, get involved, and gain a sense of belonging. Whether it’s joining a social club, taking a class, or participating in special events like senior camping, the Southeast Y provides seniors with opportunities to meet people and try new things. Designed for individuals 55 years of age and older, Silver Sneakers and Water Fitness classes are offered, as well as variety of activities and outings. For more information, please contact Tracy Battaglia at 341-3115.


Aquatics
Aquatics programs at the Southeast Y include parent-child, preschool, and Active Older Adult classes along with swimming lessons for all ages and abilities. The Southeast Y also offers a youth competitive swim team program as well as lifeguard, swim instructor, First Aid, and CPR training. For more information, please contact Terri Beneway at 341-3238.

Sharks Competitive Swim Team: Coaches work to perfect strokes, starts, turns, finishes, and perform extensive work on endurance. Competitive swim meets are held with other YMCA teams on Saturdays during the fall and winter months. For more information, please contact Patrick Cramer at 341-4004. Click here to download the Sharks registration packet.

Rochester Dolphins Synchronized Swimming Club: Girls 8-18 compete in various age groups, swimming solos, duets, trios, and team performances. Practices take place at both the Southeast Y and the Harley School. The team competes in meets located in Buffalo, Oswego, New Jersey, and Connecticut. For more information, please email Head Coach Elaine Morgillo.


Birthday Parties
Celebrate your child's birthday at the Southeast Family YMCA or Camp Arrowhead! Sit back and relax as your child enjoys a memorable birthday celebration led by our trained party staff. Parties include all paper products, a YMCA t-shirt and a staff host. For more information or to book a party, please email or call (585) 341-3291. Click here to view our party packet.


Child Care
The Southeast Family YMCA offers child care programs for children ages 2 and up, including preschool, nursery school, and before and after school care for grades K-5. Trained staff will supervise children in activities including arts & crafts, structured play, homework, and snack time.

For more information on child care options at the Southeast Family YMCA, please click here.
 
For Preschool information, please contact Sara DeLaurentiis at 341-3049.
For School Age Child Care information, please contact Chris Dudley at 341-3264.

Family Time
The Southeast Family YMCA focuses on families with children ranging from infants to teens by featuring programming for every member of the family to enjoy. Special attention is being given to providing members with a full range of activities on weekends. The following program options and activity areas allow families to participate together or independently while at the YMCA:
 
Child Watch: (ages 6 weeks - 5 years) Our Child Care staff will care for your infants and toddlers while you are using our facility. Infant care is limited.
 
Prime Time Kids: (ages 5 -12 years) Prime Time gives your children more independence and freedom to let them choose what activities they participate in.
 
Family Nights: Bring your family and participate in various family activities, crafts, games, movie nights and more!
 
Parents Night Out: Enjoy a night out on the town while we take care of dinner and your kids!

Adventure Center Hours:
Mondays:              1:00-3:00pm Families, 3:30-4:00pm Ages 0-3 years, 4:00-4:30pm Ages 0-5 years, 4:30-8:00pm Families
Tues. and Thurs:    1:30-3:00pm and 3:30-8:00pm Families
Wednesdays:         12:00-3:00pm Families, 3:30-4:00pm Ages 0-3 years, 4:00-4:30 Ages 0-5 years, 4:30-8:00pm Families
Fridays:                 1:30-3:00pm Families, 3:30-4:00pm Ages 0-3 years, 4:00-4:30 Ages 0-5 years, 4:30-8:00pm Families
Sat. and Sun:         8:00am-12:00pm and 3:30-8:00pm Families
 
 
For more information, please contact Sara DeLaurentiis at 341-3049.

Health, Well-Being and Fitness
Whether you are new to health and fitness or have been active your entire life, the Y can help you move toward a healthier, happier, and more balanced life. At the Southeast Y, you can examine nutrition, weight management, stress reduction, the role of community support and more. Our certified coaches and instructors can help you identify what's most important to you and how to achieve success.

Health, Well-Being and Fitness programs at the Southeast Family YMCA are geared toward all ages and all levels of activity including youth, teens, adults, seniors, and families. Programs include Wellness Programs, Group Exercise, Nutrition Counseling, and Massage Therapy. We also have specialized staff members available to help you achieve your fitness goals, such as Personal Trainers. Whatever your fitness goals are, the Southeast Y is here to support you every step of the way! For more information, please contact Ryan McLean at-341-3263.


Sports

Iddy Biddy Sports (3-5 years old)
The Southeast Y is committed to providing a fun, educational first sports experience for your child. Our Iddy Biddy Sports program introduces children to the games, rules, and fundamental skills for sports such as soccer, basketball, and floor hockey. Our program also concentrates on teaching sportsmanship, positive competition, and building positive relationships between participants. The Y core values (Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility) and nutrition are discussed at every class with time provided for parents to interact with their children.
 
Youth Sports (6-12 years old)
The Southeast Y provides Youth Sports classes and leagues that will help your child be successful both on and off the field. In our classes and leagues, children will work on individual skill development, learn how to work as a team, and be introduced to sport specific team strategies. We will provide an environment in which our athletes learn and understand the importance of positive competition, sportsmanship, healthy lifestyle choices, and the Y core values.
 
For more information, please contact Dan Hoock at 341-3294.

Summer Camp
Southeast Family YMCA
We offer a variety of camps to suit every child’s interest and sense of adventure. All our camp staff are trained to offer your child a safe and fun summer. Brothers and sisters of campers receive a $5 discount for preschool camps and a $10 discount for school age camps for each session of camp they attend with their sibling Please click here to learn more!
 
Camp Arrowhead is in the business of imagination; campers will try something new every day, they will make friends and gain self-confidence in a supportive and nurturing environment. Our 55-acre, stand-alone facility is dedicated to our campers for the summer months. Campers have full use of our pool, splash pad, sports fields, archery range, ropes course, athletic fields, and amphitheater, as well as the sandbox, playground, and trails for hiking. Please click here to learn more!

Teens

Leaders Club: A unique program designed to provide teens (grades 9-12) with the opportunity to engage in Y volunteer service projects. Throughout the Northeast region of the country, teens attend numerous rallies where the focus is on character development and leadership skills. Learning about the community, meeting new people, helping others, and growing personally are the cornerstones of the Southeast Family YMCA Teen Leaders Club.

Jr. Leaders Club: A brand new program designed for 6-8 grade students. Serve as a volunteer at the Y. Develop teamwork skills and clarify values through fun games and activities. Attend the Upstate New York Teen Rally in May at YMCA Camp Gorham. Attend social leadership development event.

Volunteer Internship Program: This program offers an opportunity for teens between the ages of 12-15 to volunteer in a specific department of the Southeast Family YMCA. Participants (V.I.P.’s) get to pick which department of the YMCA that they would like to volunteer in, shadow a staff person and actively use what they learn with hands-on experiences. Registration for summer 2014 begins April 1.
VIP registration form    

Tween Activities Group: Get the most out of your youth membership. Sign in to T.A.G. and you will be allowed to use the Adventure Center, shoot baskets in the gym, swim, or play in the Prime Time room. All activity areas will be supervised by T.A.G. staff. Swimming is available on Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm. T.A.G. is a member benefit program.

For more information, please contact Steve Henshaw at 341-3259.