YMCA of the Sandhills

About the Y

We're More Than a Gym, We're a Cause


The YMCA of the Sandhills is an inclusive charitable Association, founded on Christian principles and dedicated to building strong kids, strong families and strong communities through programs that develop a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. The Sandhills YMCA has been serving our community since 1922.

The Y Experience

A YMCA membership is one of the best investments that you can make for individual or family well-being and fun. Enjoy unlimited use of Y facilites with state of the art fitness equipment, an indoor pool, affordable membership rates, a variety of free classes, discounts for paid programs, motivation from trained wellness staff and a welcoming atmosphere! The YMCA is committed to providing an inclusive environment that promotes our values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and faith for all.

Today we offer three YMCA branches in Cumberland County with programs serving residents in Bladen, Harnett, Hoke, and Moore counties.The Y offers services to our entire community regardless of age, background, faith, or income. If you would like more information about financial assistance, ask about our Open Doors program today!

Member service is our highest priority. We are committed to providing quality activities and classes that exceed your expectations. If you are not fully satisfied with your membership or program, please let us know and we will work with you to ensure your Y experience is a great one!

Areas of Focus

The Y focuses on strengthening community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We nurture the potential of every youth and teen, improve the nation's health and well-being, and provide opportunities that empower others to give back and support their neighbors.


Registration is OPEN at all 3 Branches

Partnering With the Community!

The YMCA and the Cape Fear Botanical Garden partner together to provide "Yoga in the Garden" every Wednesday evening at 6 PM. Classes take place at the Botanical Garden and are free to both YMCA and Botanical Garden members. Call (910) 486-0221 to register ahead of time.

Kids Night Out

During June, July, and August, we will not be holding KNO. It will restart on the third Saturday in September!

Lifeguards for Hire

The Y is hiring for summer 2017 certified Lifeguards in the Fayetteville/Fort Bragg area. Apply today!