Child Care

Check out our childcare options including Before and After School Care, School is Out care and more!

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Summer Camp

Day and specialty camps at the Y share one thing: they’re about discovery and having the best summer of your life! Click here to learn more about our camps.

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Our program lineup has something for everyone – fitness, sports, swim lessons, arts and more!

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Parents Night Out

Drop the kids off at the Y on the 2nd and 3rd Friday of each month and enjoy a night out without the kids! Please register in advance at the Members Service Desk.

Trunk or Treat Festival (Kickoff to Seawitch)

October 25
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public. No registration required!

Drop and Shop Event

November 29th Don’t want to take the kids shopping on Black Friday? Drop them off at the YMCA while you shop! Your kips will have blast making crafts, playing games, enjoy storytime, and meeting new friends!

Registration is required. Visit the Member Services Desk for details.

Cocoa, Cookies & Crafts

Come sip cocoa, share cookies, and make a craft with the family. This fun event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Visit the Member Services Desk for details.

  • Free Fitness Consultations
  • Access to Personal Training
  • Fitness Center: State-of-the-Art Cardio Equipment, Strength Circuit and Free Weights
  • Indoor Pool
  • Basketball  Gymnasium
  • Men’s Locker Room, Women’s Locker Room, Family Changing Area
  • Over 70 Group Exercise Classes Weekly- Les Mills GRIT, Yoga, Pilates, Spinning, Zumba, HIITs and more
  • Outdoor Volleyball Court
  • Small Group Training- Bootcamp, TRX, Senior Circuit
  • Free Parking
  • Free Babysitting for Full Members
  • Swim Team
  • Youth Sports
  • Summer Day Camp

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Monday- Friday:  5:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Saturday: 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday:  7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Drop-in Child Care: Minimum age is 6 weeks.
First come, first served.

Monday thru Friday: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturdays: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.





Labor Day (September 2nd): Closed

November 28 (Thanksgiving): 8 a.m. – 12 noon

December 24 (Christmas Eve): close 2 p.m.

December 25 (Christmas Day): CLOSED

December 31 (New Year’s Eve): Close 5 p.m.

January 1 (New Year’s Day): 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Tamisha Hopkins

Executive Director, Sussex Family YMCA
(302) 510-1225

Karyn Anen

Group Fitness Coordinator
Tracey Condon-Kneifl

Tracey Condon-Kneifl

Aquatic Coordinator

Justin Dennis

Facilities Director
(302) 510-1229

Shannon Neal

Youth Development Director
(302) 510-1265
Ashley Savage

Ashley Savage

Office Manager
(302) 510-1226

Anna Seiffert

Aquatic Director/Tsunami Head Coach
(302) 510-1270
Jordan Thomas

Jordan Thomas

Youth Development Coordinator
(302) 510-1320

Lori Waldee-Warden

Wellness Center/Personal Trainer Coordinator
(302) 510-1271

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Our Mission

The YMCA is an association of people of all ages, ethnic groups and religious affiliations that strives to cultivate the human potential, self-esteem, and dignity of all people. Our organization exists to develop and practice the Christian principles of love, caring, inclusiveness, justice and peace…and to enrich the emotional, physical and social life of all individuals, families and our community.