About the Y
To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
The Ocean Community YMCA will be recognized as the leading community organization in our area by directly engaging children, adults and families from all segments of our communities in achieving healthier lifestyles. As a result, we will inspire philanthropic support, engage more volunteers, develop staff, strengthen collaborations, and enhance facilities. We will be fiscally responsible, assuring fulfillment of our mission.
Who We Are
Since our beginning, our Association has strived to serve our community with valuable programs targeting the health of the individual, the strength of our families and a lasting bond and friendship within our community. The Westerly-Pawcatuck branch was founded in 1928 on its current site in Westerly, RI. The branch saw many expansions through the years. With the turn of the new millennium, the Association opened both the Arcadia and Mystic branches.
We belong to the and the RI and CT Alliance of YMCAs.