Gleason Family YMCA
33 Charge Pond Rd
Wareham, MA 02571-1113
Phone: 508-295-9622

The Gleason Family YMCA

This YMCA opened its doors in 2004 and was built to accommodate 5,000 members; we are over 8,200 members strong today.  Over 3600 members are youth.

It is the policy of the Y that no one is turned away because of inability to pay. The Y recognizes the need to serve all members of the community, regardless of their ability to pay the full cost of membership. Applications are available at our website or at the Welcome Center.


Our Mission:

The purpose of this association is the improvement of the spiritual, mental, social and physical conditions of all.


How to donate to the Financial Assistance Program:

Donations may be dropped-off at the Gleason Family YMCA Welcome Desk, made online at or mailed to:

Gleason Family YMCA Expansion

33 Charge Pond Road

Wareham, MA 02571

The YMCA is  501c3 not-for-profit organization, a charitable organization.


Membership and Program Information:

Check out our programs and camps at or call the Gleason Family YMCA at 508-295-9622. Financial Assistance is available to those who qualify.




We are in the process of creating an endowment. There will be future initiatives to grow the endowment. The goal is to raise $275,000 more.



The purpose of this association is the improvement of the spiritual, mental, social and physical conditions of all.


YMCA's Enhance Fitness for Older Active Adults

New Bedford YMCA is hosting Enhance Fitness, an evidence-based program to help older active adults regain functional strength and a sense of personal well being. Program meets Monday, Wednesday & Friday mornings at 9:30 in the New Bedford YMCA racquetball courts. Program is FREE with YMCA ...
Thanksgiving Basket Drive at the Y

This year the Gleason Family YMCA is coordinating collection & distribution of food items for a Thanksgiving Food Basket Drive. Along with Wareham area clergy and churches, the Gleason Family YMCA will be creating a happy & abundant holiday for many families who need help this holiday season. ...
Are You At Risk For Developing Type 2 Diabetes? 1 out ...

The YMCA Southcoast is now offering 4 new classes at 4 branches to help individuals at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes. The YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program is a lifestyle balance program based on research from the National Institutes of Health to reduce the risk of developing type 2 ...
Knitters/Crocheters Wanted

The Gleason Family YMCA Knitting/Crochet group is open to knitters 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The group continues to work on charity donations for Turning Point, a resource for families in need, Baby Point and other agencies where needed. Projects include hats, mittens, scarves, baby afghans, shawls, ...
Gleason Family YMCA opens basketball skills camp

The Gleason Family YMCA will run a one-week basketball skills camp June 27 to July 1 for youth 14 - 18 years old. The camp will focus on teaching and applying basketball skills.