The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina serves Alexander, Davie, Forsyth, Iredell, Stokes, Yadkin & Wilkes Counties. We have a passion for serving people of all ages, races and religions. We also offer financial assistance to those who otherwise cannot afford programs, services or membership fees at any of our locations.

Our mission: “Helping people reach their God-given potential in spirit, mind and body.”

Areas of Focus: Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility

What's Happening at the Y

» Now Offering Silver&Fit® Memberships

Branches of the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina will now offer Silver&Fit® memberships, available with participating insurance plans.


» American Heart Month Tips

February is American Heart Month, and as a leading nonprofit dedicated to improving the nation’s health, the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina offers the following tips to help families be heart healthy.


» Stokes Family YMCA and Stokes County Schools Awarded After-School Quality Improvement Grant

The Stokes Family YMCA and Stokes County Schools announced today they were awarded an After-School Quality Improvement Grant by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI). The grant will last two years totaling more than $600,000, with the possibility of a third year based on performance and funding availability.


» The Y Offers uFit Program to Help Members Reach their Goals

uFit is a program that provides you with an easy-to-follow plan and cutting edge fitness tools. You will not be alone in this process. Our highly trained staff will help you set attainable goals and will provide the ongoing support necessary for your success.


Mission Moments

  • Click here to read Yadkin Family YMCA Member Suzanne West’s story.

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  • Yadkin Family YMCA Member, Iowa Chapman, shares his story:
    That’s me when I started going to Yadkin Family YMCA in 2009. I’ve been going ever since, 3 to 6 times weekly. I wanted to be off all diabetic medications. I’m currently not taking any, the diabetes doctor said if I go 6 more months with a1c where it is, he will mark my diabetes as resolved!

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  • We want to share Yadkin Family YMCA Member Pamela Johnson’s story.

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  • Emily Shaw, Yadkin Family YMCA member, found the right classes and new friends at the Y.

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