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Welcome to the Alexander County Family YMCA

The Alexander County Family YMCA is a state-of-the-art facility conveniently located near downtown Taylorsville. The Y offers great group exercise programs, a comprehensive wellness center, as well as a wide range of youth development programs. 

We're Hiring!

We have full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions available in multiple departments in branches across the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina.

Your Alexander County Family YMCA

YMCA Summer Exploration Academy is open for registration

YMCA camps offer kids a chance to explore places, activities and ideas outside their normal lives. Parents have trusted YMCA camps for generations because they help foster leadership, self-confidence, and deepen respect for the environments and communities we live in. No matter what your background or summer schedule, there’s a place for your kids at a Y camp.

Kids Zone Is Open

The YMCA offers Kids Zone (formerly Child Watch) to supervise children for free to members with household memberships while parents exercise!

Teen Referral Memberships

In a world full of isolation and unrest, it is more important than ever that we keep our young people engaged in positive experiences in healthy, safe environments. Our new initiative offers eligible young people ages 12-18 years old in our communities a FREE membership to access the Y’s fitness facilities, basketball courts, swimming pools, and so much more.

Branch Amenities

This YMCA offers numerous programs and services dedicated to building healthy, confident, and connected children, adults, and families.

Wellness Center
Group Exercise Classes
Outdoor Track
Outdoor Basketball Courts
Kids Zone
Summer Exploration Academy
Training Center
Personal Training
Playground
Adaptive programs
Locker Rooms

The Latest from the Alexander County Family YMCA

YMCA Ukraine
Our Mission and Impact

Crisis in Ukraine Hits Close to Home for YMCA of NWNC

The Y Association has had a partnership with YMCA Ukraine for nearly 30 years; hopes to generate local support, aid for Ukrainians. WINSTON-SALEM — The invasion by Russian forces into Ukraine and the damage it has caused hits close to home for many at the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina, as the organization has had a longstanding connection with YMCA Ukraine for near
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Support the Y

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. You can help kids learn, grow and thrive, as well as ensure no one is ever turned away due to the inability to pay. Donations provide financial assistance to make Y programs available to everyone in our community.

Every gift makes a difference. Everyone has a role to play. Together, we can do so much more.