LIVE BETTER AT THE YCOMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AT YOUR BRANCH

At the Y, we’re dedicated to helping you live better. We’ve invited local community partners to join us in providing resources and activities that promote a healthy spirit, mind and body. Here’s a preview of upcoming opportunities:

South Bay Family YMCA — Chula Vista Map

FEBRUARY 17-18

ACTIVCARE LIVING

February 17 | 9:30-11:00am
ActivCare Living communities offer residential memory care designed to enhance life for seniors with Alzheimer's or related dementias.



ST. PAUL'S SENIOR SERVICES

February 18 | 9:00-11:00am
Located throughout San Diego, St. Paul’s provides affordable senior living communities, innovative services, and comprehensive programs in a non-denominational environment with great value placed on optimal independence at all stages of life. 

FEBRUARY 22-25

SOUTH BAY COMMUNITY SERVICES

February 22 | 11:00am-12:30pm

South Bay Community Services strengthens communities by supporting the well-being and prosperity of San Diego children, youth and families

OLIVEWOOD GARDENS

February 23 | 11:00am-12:30pm

South Bay's Olivewood Gardens is a garden and nutrition education center inspiring youth and families to be healthy and active citizens through organic gardening, environmental stewardship and nutrition education.


SHARP BARNHARDT CANCER CENTER

February 23 | 9:45-11:45am

The Douglas & Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a comprehensive cancer treatment center in Chula Vista, California, in the United States.

UNITED HEALTHCARE

February 25 | 11:15am

UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

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Copley-Price Family YMCA — City Heights/Kensington Map

JANUARY 15

LIVE WELL ON WHEELS

January 15 | 8:00am-3:00pm
Live Well San Diego's Live Well on Wheels bus makes a stop at the Y to provide COVID-19 vaccine education and appointment scheduling, CalFresh and Medi-Cal eligibility support and information about the CDC's Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. 

LIVE WELL ON WHEELS

February 1 | 8:00am-5:00pm
Live Well San Diego's Live Well on Wheels bus makes a stop at the Y to provide COVID-19 vaccine education and appointment scheduling, CalFresh and Medi-Cal eligibility support, nutrition tips and information about the CDC's Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. 

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Dan McKinney Family YMCA — La Jolla/University City Map

JANUARY 18 - 19

FAMILY PROUD

January 18 | 11:00am
January 19 | 5:00pm

Family Proud is an app that lets you share care tasks and family events seamlessly with your care network, including grandparents, siblings and other relatives.

JANUARY 24 - 28

SCRIPPS MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTER

January 24 | 5:30pm
Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the top-ranked cancer centers in the nation and provides world-renowned cancer care. Stop by to learn about skin cancer prevention and education.

LA JOLLA LIBRARY

January 25 | 10:30am
The La Jolla-Ridford Library features a cozy fireplace, enclosed outdoor reading patio and a spacious community room with a piano and art gallery. Stop by to learn more about their Preschool Storytime!

DAN MCKINNEY FAMILY YMCA AQUATICS

January 26 | 5:30pm
Our aquatics staff will be available to answer your questions, provide program information and water safety education.

RADY'S CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

January 27 | 12:00pm & 5:30pm
The Transforming Mental Health Initiative is a program that seeks to improve the emotional well-being of children and adolescents. Learn more about youth mental health and screen time.

UCSD MOORE'S CANCER CENTER

January 28 | 10:00am
Learn more about the Healing Foods program, designed to help you adopt a diet that will promote health and fight disease. The program offers monthly cooking classes and nutrition seminars.

 

JANUARY 31 - FEBRUARY 3

UCSD MOORE'S CANCER CENTER

January 31 | 5:30pm
Learn more about the Healing Foods program, designed to help you adopt a diet that will promote health and fight disease. The program offers monthly cooking classes and nutrition seminars.

LIVE WELL ON WHEELS

February 2 | 7:00am-2:00pm
Live Well San Diego's Live Well on Wheels bus makes a stop at the Y to provide information about COVID-19 vaccinations and mental health and aging services.

SURFRIDER FOUNDATION

February 3
A nonprofit environmental organization, the Surfrider Foundation works to protect and preserve the world's oceans, waves and beaches. Learn more about ocean protection/cleanup and volunteer opportunities.

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Jackie Robinson Family YMCA — Mountain View/National City | Map

JANUARY 18 - 27

UNITED HEALTHCARE

January 18 & 25 | 9:00-11:00am
UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

SAN DIEGO LIBRARY

January 24-27
Learn more about the San Diego Public Library and how they connect our diverse community to free educational and cultural resources.

FEBRUARY 1 - 3

UNITED HEALTHCARE

February 1 | 9:00-11:00am
UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR

February 2 | 10:00am-3:00pm
Join us for our monthly Community Resource Fair! Community partners will be providing a variety of essential health screening services, resources and food distribution.

SAN DIEGO HIP-HOP 5K

February 3
The San Diego Hip Hop 5k is offering a virtual race/walk that challenges you to stay healthy and fit. Learn more about their next virtual 5k event.

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Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA — Encinitas | Map

JANUARY 10 - 16

COASTAL ROOTS FARM

January 10 | 9:00am-12:00pm
Coastal Roots Farm cultivates healthy, connected communities by integrating sustainable agriculture, food justice and ancient Jewish wisdom.

SAN DIEGO ZOO SAFARI PARK

January 10 | 10:00am-12:00pm
The San Diego Zoo Safari Park is one of the largest tourist attractions in San Diego and the perfect place to take your family for a fun day! Safari Park staff will be providing park and ticket information.

UNITED HEALTHCARE

January 11 | 9:00-11:00am & 2:00-4:00pm
January 12 | 8:30-11:30am
January 13 | 8:00-11:00am & 2:00-4:00pm

UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

MAGDALENA ECKE FAMILY YMCA

January 12 & 16 | 11:00am-12:00pm
Join your fellow Y members for a fun origami workshop!

HEBREW FREE LOAN OF SAN DIEGO

January 14 | 9:00am-12:00pm
Hebrew Free Loan offers individuals in the San Diego Jewish Community with interest-free loans.

JANUARY 17 - 21

SAN DIEGO BOTANIC GARDEN

January 17 | 10:00am-12:00pm
San Diego Botanic Garden is a 37-acre urban oasis that creates, shares and applies plant wisdom with people of all backgrounds, ages and interests. Stop by their table in the lobby for visitor information.

MAGDALENA ECKE FAMILY YMCA

January 19 | 11:00am-12:00pm - Origami
January 20 | 10:00-11:00am - Tai Chi
Join your fellow Y members for origami or Tai Chi!

ALZHEIMER'S SAN DIEGO

January 21 | 9:00-11:00am
Alzheimer's San Diego provides care, support, information and research for individuals and caregivers living with Alzheimer's in San Diego.

JANUARY 24 - 28

CARDIFF KOOK RUN

January 24 | 9:00-11:00am
The Kook Run, presented by Bubs Naturals, will take place on Sunday, February 13, 2022 and is a celebration of our amazing community. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA. 

LAZY ACRES

January 24 | 12:00pm
Lazy Acres is a great source for natural and organic foods and products. Stop by to learn more about their healthy offerings.

ELLIPTIGO

January 25 | 9:00-11:00am
Discover the fun, comfort and exhilartion of stand up and elliptical cycling. Elliptical bikes combine the motion of an indoor elliptical trainer with the outdoor mobility of a traditional bicycle.

BUB'S NATURALS

January 26 | 9:00pm-11:00am
BUBS Naturals uses sustainably-sourced ingredients to craft their Collagen Protein and MCT Oil Powder. It's a fantastic way to supplement your life and create a healthier you.

MAGDALENA ECKE FAMILY YMCA

Our Ecke Y staff will be providing a variety of health services and program information.

Wellness Orientations
January 27 | 9:00-11:00am

Blood Pressure Screenings
January 28 | 9:00-11:00am

InBody Composition Analysis
January 28 | 9:00-11:00am

Nutrition Information
January 28 | 12:00-2:00pm

 

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Mission Valley YMCA| Map

JANUARY 19 - 29

CALIFORNIA COAST CREDIT UNION

January 19 | 9:00am-12:00pm
Stop by the California Coast Credit Union table in the lobby to speak with representatives who can answer your questions and provide financial services information.

January 26 | 11:15am
California Coast Credit Union will be hosting a free Budgeting Workshop in the Community Room to learn budgeting tips and understand how to improve your finances.

January 26 | 12:30pm
California Coast Credit Union will be hosting a free Dealing with Debt Workshop in the Community Room. Learn tips and tricks for paying off your debt and maintaining a debt free lifestyle.

UNITED HEALTHCARE

January 20 | 12:00pm
UnitedHealthcare will be providing a free Medicare Workshop in the Community Room.

MISSION VALLEY YMCA

InBody Composition Analysis
January 23 - 29 | All Day
Leave the guessing behind and know exactly what is inside your body! Stop by for a FREE InBody composition analysis.

TRAILBLAZE CHALLENGE SAN DIEGO

January 29 | 10:00am
Learn more about the Trailblaze Challenge San Diego (TBCSD), a one-day endurance event and extended training program that gives participants the opportunity to hike a 28-mile journey along the terrain of the Pacific Crest Trail, all while raising necessary funds to support Make-A-Wish San Diego and wish granting for children with critical illnesses.

FEBRUARY 3

LIVE WELL ON WHEELS

February 3 | 9:00am-5:00pm
Live Well San Diego's Live Well on Wheels bus makes a stop at the Y to provide blood pressure screenings and CalFresh and Medi-Cal eligibility support.

 

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Rancho Family YMCA — Rancho Peñasquitos | Map

JANUARY 7 - 14

UNITED HEALTHCARE

January 7 & 14
UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

RANCHO PENASQUITOS LIBRARY

Janaury 7 & 14
The Rancho Penasquitos Library offers books, movies, music, family activities, programs for all ages, health events, downloadable audio and e-books and so much more.

JANUARY 29

UNITED HEALTHCARE

January 29
UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

RANCHO PENASQUITOS LIBRARY

Janaury 29 | 9:00am-12:00pm
The Rancho Penasquitos Library offers books, movies, music, family activities, programs for all ages, health events, downloadable audio and e-books and so much more.

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T. Claude and Gladys B. Ryan Family YMCA — Point Loma | Map

JANUARY 18 - 20

RYAN FAMILY YMCA

Come meet our Y staff, enjoy an art show or socialize with your Aqua Fit friends!

Meet the team
January 18 | All Day

Staff Art Show
January 19 | All Day

Famosa Slough Guided Walk
January 19 | 10:00am (Register at the Welcome Center)

Aqua Fit Social
January 20 | 11:00am-12:00pm

Chakra Healing Class
January 20 | 3:30-4:30pm (Register at the Welcome Center)
Get ready to relax, restore and rejuvenate! Katie, an embodiment coach, yoga facilitator, and sound and energy healer, will guide you through a series of restorative yoga poses to help open your chakras - your body’s main energy centers. She will follow with a guided meditation to align your chakras and finish with a sound healing to release any energetic blockages. You will walk away feeling refreshed and grounded.

JANUARY 24 - 28

UNITED HEALTHCARE

January 26 | 8:00-10:00am
UnitedHealthcare representatives will be available to answer questions and provide plan information, wellness resources and service provider information.

RYAN FAMILY YMCA

Come join us for yoga or meditation!

Meditational Offering
January 25 | 9:30-10:00am (Register at the Welcome Center)

Yoga with David
January 26 | 4:00-4:50pm

Yoga with Jen
January 28 | 9:00-9:50am

JANUARY 31 - FEBRUARY 4

RYAN FAMILY YMCA

InBody Composition Analysis
January 31 | 3:00-6:00pm
February 1-4 | All Day
Leave the guessing behind and know exactly what is inside your body! Stop by for a FREE InBody composition analysis. Register at the Welcome Center.

OCEAN BEACH PEOPLE'S CO-OP

January 31 | 8:30-10:30am
Ocean Beach People's Co-Op is a local organic food market and deli with thoughtfully sourced produce, plus gluten-free, vegan and health food items.

RISE PHYSICAL THERAPY

February 1 | 8:30-10:30am & 3:30-5:30pm
RISE Physical Therapy offers one-on-one physical therapy treatment services to patients throughout San Diego.

RYAN FAMILY YMCA

Chakra Healing Class
February 2 | 3:30-4:30pm (Register at the Welcome Center)
Get ready to relax, restore and rejuvenate! Katie, an embodiment coach, yoga facilitator, and sound and energy healer, will guide you through a series of restorative yoga poses to help open your chakras - your body’s main energy centers. She will follow with a guided meditation to align your chakras and finish with a sound healing to release any energetic blockages. You will walk away feeling refreshed and grounded. 

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Toby Wells YMCA — Kearny Mesa | Map

JANUARY 18

AGING & INDEPENDENCE SERVICES

January 18 | 9:00am-11:00am
Aging & Independence Services provides services to older adults, people with disabilities and their family members, to help keep clients safely in their homes, promote healthy and vital living, and publicize positive contributions made by older adults and persons with disabilities.

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