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Coach McCullough advocates for high-quality swim instruction and training that emphasizes stroke development, cognitive skills, and psychological training for all ages. She has authored a book...
Posted at: Aug 23, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
As temperatures rise, kids want to cool off, whether that is in home pools, ponds, lakes, rivers, streams, or oceans. And that means the risk of drowning is as prevalent as ever. With National Water...
Posted at: May 03, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
May is Older Americans Month, and as a leading nonprofit dedicated to improving the nation’s health, the Chambersburg YMCA offers the following tips to encourage older adults in Chambersburg to live...
Posted at: May 03, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
Throughout April we’ve addressed the importance of understanding the Y’s abuse prevention policies, recognizing red flags and boundary violations and how to talk with your children about abuse. Now,...
Posted at: Apr 26, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
Many parents and caregivers find speaking to their children about abuse to be uncomfortable. Framing these conversations around other safety conversations you have may help you work through some of...
Posted at: Apr 19, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
At the Y, creating safe spaces for youth to learn, grow and thrive is our top priority – especially following the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Kids need a safe space now more than ever, and we...
Posted at: Apr 12, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
The development of children is the core of which the Y’s values were built. This is why the safety of all children in our care is our number one priority. Staff and volunteers at the Chambersburg...
Posted at: Apr 05, 2021
Posted by: adamlynch@chbgy.org
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Posted at: Jul 16, 2014
Posted by: Anonymous
Did you know we are one of the area’s largest nonprofits focused on engaging individuals and families in youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. This year thousands of people, of...
Posted at: Nov 18, 2013
Posted by: Anonymous
Every year, around the country, hundreds of thousands of kids learn the Ys core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility by participating in a sports program for the first time.  Y...
Posted at: Nov 17, 2011
Posted by: Anonymous