New Britain Facility

All YMCA facilities and programs are accessible to the physically challenged. The YMCA also has a special Family/Assist Locker Room for those with special needs, parents with young children or seniors needing special assistance. There is even a hot water Jacuzzi on the deck of our swimming pool.

Howland Rogers Fitness Center

The YMCA’s 2,500 square foot fitness complex is fully stocked with all your fitness and training needs, including:

  • A full circuit of Nautilus strength equipment
  • 11 Precor Treadmills
  • 8 Precor Ellipticals
  • 2 Precor Steppers
  • 4 Precor AMT’S
  • 3 Precor cycles
  • 4 Expresso Bikes
  • Fully stocked free weight room including a cable crossover system
Nautilus Room(2)Free Weight Room 1Cardio Center 2

Robert C.Vance Child Care Center

1,800 square feet that houses our school age childcare, camp and other youth and family programs.

Spacious Double Gymnasium

Gymnasium 2

A schedule of programs and open times is published each month. Basketballs may be available to borrow upon leaving your membership card at the Front Desk.

Racquetball & Squash Courts

Raquetball 2

5 Racquetball, 1 Squash and 1 Golf room are available for reservation by phone or in person after 8:00 am. One court is always available for walk on play. Reservation increments are 45 minutes. Back to back reservations will not be accepted. Please respect other’s time and start and finish according to your reservation.

Hart House Residence Rooms

The New Britain-Berlin YMCA’s Hart House Residency is a home to 88 adult male Members-In-Residence and provides a caring, clean, safe, affordable, and enjoyable experience to those in need.  The Hart House Residence is designed for single working men interested in short or long term housing.  Each single occupancy room is furnished with a dresser, closet, small desk and each floor has community showers, restrooms, coin-operated washer and dryer and a microwave room.

Members-In-Residence live in a community that is for Healthy Living, Social Responsibility & Youth Development.  The YMCA has an application process that includes: completing a written application, a personal interview, criminal background check that includes the sex offender list, income verification, landlord reference check, picture identification such as a driver’s license, copy of social security card or birth certificate and completing all necessary documents and forms once approved for residency.

Members-In-Residence have two different payment options.  Individuals can pay weekly at a rate of $165.00 per week or if they would prefer to pay monthly the cost would be $540.00 per month.
Residence Application

Conference Rooms

Landers Room

Charles J. Parker, George Williams And Grace Landers Rooms are available to rent and can accommodate up to 75 people. Catering may be available. Applications are available at the Member Service Desk.

J.R. Pape Aquatic Center Swimming Pool 25 yards/4 lanes

A schedule of programs and open times is published each month. Appropriate swimming attire is required. Street shoes are not permitted on deck.


Members 18 years of age and older, or children accompanied by a parent, are permitted use of the Jacuzzi. Due to a high volume of swimmers in the pool, the Jacuzzi is not available during the following times: youth swim, swim lessons or at the discretion of the guard on duty.

American Savings Foundation Climbing Center

Rock Climbing 4(2)

Rock Climbing in our “state-of-the-art” American Savings Foundation Rock Climbing Center. Suitable for ages 6 to 96, learn and get into shape under the supervision of our expert staff.

Fitness Studio

Fitness Studio 2

The New Britain-Berlin YMCA opened its new spacious Fitness Studio on September 6, 2011. The 40 x 20 mirrored room is home to approximately 35 health & wellness classes per week. We offer a wide variety of programs that are all included in your YMCA membership. No “Extra” fees added on top of your regular monthly dues! Participants can register at the Member Service Desk to secure a spot in one of our classes. Our friendly, knowledgeable and caring staff are waiting to help you.

Berlin – Kensington Facility

Marjorie Moore Child Care Center has the following:

Kinder kids
Fully fenced outdoor play space