YMCA of Delaware Standards and Policies

TABLE OF CONTENTS

ASSOCIATION PROGRAM PRINCIPLES

1. Youth Program Standards …………………… 4
2. Teen Program Standards……………………… 9
3. Early Childhood Program Standards.…… 16
4. Youth Sports Program Standards………… 25
5. Healthy Living & Fitness Standards……… 32
6. Aquatic Program Standards…………………. 42
7. Membership Program Standards………… 59
8. Housing Standards………………..……………..65

 

APPENDIX

A. Youth and Family

   1. BASE & Branches Parent Handbooks

   2. Day Camp Handbooks

   3. ACA Accreditation

   4. STARS Compliance

   5. Licensing Compliance

B. Aquatics

a. Ellis Standards
b. Aquatic Program Guidelines
c. Safety Standards: Test, Mark, Observe

C. Youth Sports

   1. Concussion-Recognition and Management

2. YMCA Youth Sports eLearning

3. YMCA Youth Philosophy

D. Healthy Living & Fitness

1. Fitness Center Policies

2. Fitness Center Staff responsibilities (job description)

3. Personal Trainer

4. Program Specialist

5. Group Exercise Instructors

6. Diabetes Prevention Program

7. LiveStrong

8. Healthy Weight and Your Child


E. Membership

1. Membership Policy

  •  National Reciprocity
  • Open Doors
  • Vendor and Contractor Facility Access Policy
  • Guest Pass Policy
  • Corporate Membership
  • Short-term membership
  • YMCA of Delaware Gender Identity Policy
  • Employee Membership
  •  Retention Policy
  • Sex Offender Policy
  • Group Membership Agreement 2018

2. Staff Training


F. Housing


G. General Policies

1. Child Watch Standards

2. Required Trainings
3. MOD Guidelines
4. Emergency Procedures

5. Insurance Guidelines
6. Workers Compensation Guidelines
7. YMCA Bylaws
8. Strategic Plan
9. Drivers Policy

10.  Employee Handbook

11. Safety Policies

12.  Volunteer Policy

IT LINKS

PLT INFORMATION

Documents

Bring It Back Form – Aquatics PLT

Bring It Back Form – BASE PLT

Bring It Back Form – Camp PLT

Bring It Back Form – Health & Wellness PLT

Bring It Back Form – Instructions

Bring It Back Form – Instructions

Bring It Back Form – Membership PLT

ELT Shareback – Template

PLT Agenda – Sample

PLT Agenda – Template

Prioritization Matrix

Prioritizing PLT Goals

Bring It Back Form – Youth and Teen PLT

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.