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ABILITY PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES

Programs, services and modifications for individuals with special needs

YMCA of Bucks County offers adapted activities for youth, teens, and adults that include swim lessons, land fitness classes, one-on-one fitness instruction, karate, ACHIEVE peer socialization, summer camp, teen nights and afterschool programs.

Ability Membership

An ABILITY membership is available to those who qualify offering membership and programs at a reduced rate. The membership is designed so that members can be safe and successful while using the facility or participating in programs, with the assistance of a caregiver.

Doylestown, Quakertown, Warminster- Register in-person at Welcome Center
Fairless Hills, Newtown- Register <online here> or in-person at Welcome Center

ABILITY PROGRAMS FOR YOUTH & TEENS

ADAPTED PRIVATE LESSONS

The Y offers fitness and aquatics lessons, one-on-one or in semi-private format for individuals with special needs: 

Doylestown - Register online (below) or in-person at Welcome Center
Quakertown - Register online (below) or in-person at Welcome Center

Club After 2

Program temporarily suspended
Age 12-21 | An afterschool program for youth/teens currently enrolled in elementary, middle or high school. Programs held at Doylestown branch clubhouse <MAP TO CLUBHOUSE>

Doylestown- Register online (below) or in-person at Welcome Center

MAINSTREAM & ABILITY SPORTS, FITNESS AND HUMANITIES

Program temporarily suspended
The Y offers sports, fitness and humanities activities and programs for all ages.

Doylestown - Register online (below) or in-person at Welcome Center
Quakertown - Register online (below) or in-person at Welcome Center

Ability Day-Off School Camp

Program temporarily suspended
Holiday camp is available for children of all abilities on days when schools are closed and families are looking for fun, safe and engaging coverage for their children. Elementary (age 6-12) and teen (age 13-21) groups available.

Doylestown- Register online (below) or at Welcome Center

Ability Teen Night

Program temporarily suspended
For ages 13-21 | Typically held the twice a month during the school year, activities include swimming, dancing, sports, games and more!

Adapted Sports/Fitness

Program temporarily suspended
For ages 13-21 | A variety of programs are offered providing a small group setting with instructions for teens with special needs and led by Ability personal trainers. Program offered on a seasonal, rotating basis. See below for current offerings.

Doylestown- Register online (below) or at Welcome Center.
Quakertown
- Contact Becky Musselman, 215.536.8841 x126

ADULTS & OLDER TEENS

One-on-one Instruction/Private Lessons

Work one–on–one with a trained instructor in fitness and aquatics programming. Workouts individually designed with participants goals in mind.  Flexible options for all levels once or twice a week. Instruction geared toward individuals who may benefit more from a personalized instruction setting.

Doylestown, Quakertown- Register online (below) or in-person at Welcome Center

Seekers

Program temporarily suspended
Age 18 + | Sept through June
A recreation program for adults with disABILITIES to enjoy a variety of structured activities, including crafts, pool (optional), gym games and ample social opportunities with peers.

Doylestown- Register online (below) or at Welcome Center
Quakertown- Register in-person at Welcome Center

Online Registration Links

Should online registration not be available for your desired program, contact the Ability staff member at your branch or visit the Welcome Center.

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ABILITY Programs - Doylestown
Adapted Private Lessons
Dates Day(s) Time Member Non-member  
ABILITY Programs - Quakertown
Adapted Private Lessons
Dates Day(s) Time Member Non-member  

Contact:

Central Region 

Danielle Cioffi
VP of Operations

215.348.8132, x1157

Quakertown 

Becky  Musselman
Director of Aquatics

215-536-8841, x126

Program sponsored by:

mandtbank

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