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YMCA Facility Tier 3 Mitigation Update

At the Stephens Family YMCA, we put the safety and health of our members, employee, and community as our top priority. Correspondingly, we are very mindful of our state's Tier 3 Mitigation Plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As we head into Tier 3, our services continue with some adjustments to our operations to keep everyone healthy and safe. Click below to read about our Tier 3 Mitigation plans.

New LOWER Rates for Y Academy!

We are excited to announce new discounted rates for our Y Academy starting September 8th. With the support of generous donations from United Way of Champaign County as well as individual and corporate donors in our community, we are able to offer reduced rates to make this important program affordable and accessible to families who need it and could never have planned for these unprecedented times.

Y Academy is offered in 6 locations throughout Champaign County including locations in Champaign, Urbana, and St. Joseph. New discounted pricing is as follows:

FULL DAY (Champaign & Urbana ONLY) 7:30am-5:30pm –
$130/week (YMCA Member) / $150/week (Guest)
HALF DAY (St. Joseph ONLY) 7:30am-11:30am or11:30am-3:30pm - $85/week
AFTER SCHOOL CARE (St. Joseph ONLY) – 3:30pm-5:30pm - $35/week

Additionally, limited financial assistance is available and we do accept CCRS.

COVID Vaccine Clinics Available for Persons Age 65 and Up


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$125 sponsors a child for a week in Y Academy
$250 sponsors a family with two children for a week in Y Academy
$1,250 sponsors a child for the entire first quarter of school
$2,500 sponsors a family with two children for the entire first quarter of school

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