We have some exciting news!
Coming January 2022, the Mansfield Area YMCA and Shelby YMCA Community Center will become one organization, under the new name of YMCA of North Central Ohio.
With membership locations in Mansfield and Shelby, the Y is here to serve you and your family with more convenience of location, whether close to your home or work and with a greater variety of programming.
Your membership at the YMCA of North Central Ohio means you now have access to two full-facility membership locations, in Mansfield and Shelby. You have access to additional facility amenities and a greater variety of programs, including Aquatic Center, Splash Pad Park, Rock Climbing Wall, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Sports Complex.
We want to thank you for being such an important part of our YMCA. We are stronger together and as we continue to grow, we remain committed to strengthening our communities through membership and programs that foster youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility for all.
Frequently asked questions
What locations are now included in YMCA of North Central Ohio?
The combined organization includes full-service membership branches in Mansfield and Shelby.
What does this mean to my membership privileges?
As a member of YMCA of North Central Ohio you will be able to use both the Mansfield and Shelby locations. This offers convenience of location, whether close to your home or work and provides expanded opportunities for programming. Additionally, you will be able to participate in programming at the member rate at both locations.
Will this change my membership?
Your membership experience and program offerings will only strengthen and enhance through the coming together of our two Ys. We are grateful for your involvement at our Y and look forward to continuing to help you and your family learn, grow and thrive.
Will the cost of membership increase now?
We do not anticipate a membership fee increase based on the coming together of our Ys. Each year our staff and board set membership fees based on the costs of operating our facilities, programs and increased value.
Will the uniqueness of my local branch be preserved?
As a Y, we take pride that our focus is in our local community. Both locations will maintain their own unique branch feel and continue to serve the communities in which they are located.