AQUATICS



LEARN

EXPERIENCE

CHANGE



LEARN

EXPERIENCE

CHANGE



LEARN

EXPERIENCE

CHANGE

We impact our community by supporting youth and adults to try and learn new life skills that will be transformative and amazing. We provide opportunities for individuals and families to develop and improve their health in a safe atmosphere which supports building relationships.


The Gateway Family YMCA offers Aquatic Programs at 2 of our Branches in Rahway and Union:

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Benefits of our Program

    Safe and Secure Facilities
    Trained and Compassionate Staff
    Pre-School – Parent/Child and Progressive Programs
    Youth Progressive Swim Programs
    Member Lap and Recreational Swim Times
    Adult Learn to Swim
    Adult Water Exercise (Arthritis Programming)
    Family Recreational Swim Times
    Private Swim Lessons
    Lifeguard Training
    Birthday Parties
    Swim Team


The Gateway Family YMCA Swim Team

The Gateway Family YMCA Swim Team is located at the Rahway Branch and represents members from the entire association. For more information on the Swim Team, please contact Patt Krug at the Rahway Branch. The Gateway Family YMCA - Rahway Branch also offers swim clinics for YMCA swimmers and local high school swimmers.

The Gateway Family YMCA Swim Lessons

The Gateway Family YMCA - Five Points Branch offers swim lessons in Union, NJ for all ages. Swim lesson programs include parent-child swim classes, preschool swim lessons, school age, teen and adult swim lessons for all levels of swimmers. Private Swim lessons are also offered at the Five Points Branch, for all ages and levels.


The Gateway Family YMCA - Rahway Branch offers swim lessons in Rahway, NJ for all ages. Swim lesson programs include parent-child swim classes, preschool swim lessons, school age, teen and adult swim lessons for all levels of swimmers. Private Swim lessons are also offered at the Rahway Branch, for all ages and levels. Private swim coaching is also available. Please contact the branch for details.

The Gateway Family YMCA Water Exercise Classes

The Gateway Family YMCA offers Water Exercise Classes in Rahway, NJ and in Union, NJ. Water exercise classes are a great way to exercise while lessening the impact on your joints and is especially helpful for those seeking the ability to exercise without jarring their joints.

The Gateway Family YMCA Birthday Parties

The Gateway Family YMCA offers Birthday Parties in the pool at both the Five Points Branch and the Rahway Branch. Pool Birthday Parties are available to members of the community in Rahway, NJ and Union, NJ and the surrounding areas. Contact your local branch for options and details. Birthday Parties in the pool are fun!

The Gateway Family YMCA Lifeguard and CPR Courses

Learn a life skill and gain employment training! Become a Lifeguard today. The Gateway Family YMCA offers Lifeguard Training Courses in Rahway, NJ and in Union, NJ. CRP Training is also offered at both the Five Points Branch, the Rahway Branch, and is also offered at the Elizabeth Branch in Elizabeth, NJ. Whether you are looking for a a new career, a part time job, or just to increase your own personal skills for yourself and your family, The Gateway Family YMCA offers classes to help teach you the CPR, First Aid and Lifeguard skills necessary.

The Gateway Family YMCA Swimming Pools

The Gateway Family YMCA offers pools at 2 branches. There is a 6 lane pool in Rahway, NJ at the Rahway Branch, and a 4 lane pool in Union, NJ at the Five Point Branch. Both facilities offer recreational swimming in their pool, as well as lap swim, classes, organized activities, birthday parties and events.

The Gateway Family YMCA Pool Rental

Looking for a fun place to host a private party, family reunion, church or scout event or just want to have the pool to yourself? The Gateway Family YMCA offers pool rentals in both Rahway, NJ and Union, NJ. Contact your local branch for details and options. The possibilities and fun are endless! Rent the pool today.