December 3, 2021
YMCA of Bucks County and Hunterdon County YMCA are committing resources to help the community get back to life, and improved health and well-being following the challenges of the past 20 months. During the months of December and January, they are providing free opportunities for everyone in the community to connect and engage with others and meet social, physical and mental well-being needs.
Through December 31, 2021, YMCA of Bucks County and Hunterdon County YMCA are opening their doors and inviting the community to try the Y for free. With branches in Doylestown, Newtown, Quakertown and Warminster in Pennsylvania and Flemington and Annandale in New Jersey, these Ys are in a unique position to impact community health and wellness.
In addition, the two YMCAs are providing free virtual wellness for the entire community through January 31, 2022. Y Wellness 24/7 is a unique virtual platform that provides thousands of weekly live and on-demand health and wellness programs for all abilities and interests. Everyone in the community is invited to create a free account, using keycode “HERE FOR YOU”, to access Y Wellness 24/7 from their home, office or anywhere, anytime!
“The Y is here for our community. We understand the physical, mental and emotional toll the last year and a half have taken on members of our community,” said Zane Moore, President/CEO of YMCA of Bucks County and Hunterdon County YMCA. “We are inviting our communities to prioritize their health and well-being and utilize our Y to get started, both in-person and online. Our caring, knowledgeable staff will meet you where you are and help and support you along the way.”
Community members wishing to learn more about trying the Y for free and accessing Y Wellness 24/7, the Y’s virtual platform, are encouraged to visit www.ymcabucks.org in Bucks County and www.hcymca.org in Hunterdon County for details and guest policies, including what to bring on your first visit.
Hunterdon County YMCA in New Jersey and YMCA of Bucks County in Pennsylvania have entered into a management agreement for YMCA of Bucks County to provide executive leadership to Hunterdon County YMCA. Under the agreement, Zane Moore, President/CEO of YMCA of Bucks County also leads the Hunterdon County YMCA. The management agreement provides a unique opportunity for the two Ys, who already have a shared mission, to positively impact lives throughout Bucks and Hunterdon counties.
Both YMCA of Bucks County and Hunterdon County YMCA are charitable, nonprofit organizations committed to strengthening communities through membership and programs that foster youth development, healthy living and social responsibility for all. Together they serve over 70,000 members and participants annually through child care and camp, fitness programs, swim lessons, and team sports for people of all ages, incomes, and abilities. Each year they provide nearly $5.5 million of community impact in the form of financial assistance to individuals and families in need and free programming for veterans, cancer survivors, older adults and more. Additionally, they support members of the community through food programs, educational resources, blood drives, and community service projects. To learn more visit ymcabucks.org and hcymca.org.