Serving our community since 1896

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The Jackson YMCA has been at its current location at 127 W. Wesley St. since 1962, and has been a part of the Jackson Community since the year 1896, when it was founded at the First Congressional Church, Downtown Jackson.

One Membership, Two Locations!

DOWNTOWN BRANCH - Our main facility is located downtown in Jackson, Mich., at 127 W. Wesley St., and is a community wellness center providing programs that focus on Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility. The YMCA facility features a fitness center with Precor, Cybex and NuStep equipment, a free-weight room, boxing room, two group exercise studios, two swimming pools, two gymnasiums, indoor track, locker rooms with steam room, sauna and massage and courts for squash, racquetball and pickleball. We offer a wide variety of programs for infants through seniors.

TEMPORARY ENTRANCE - During our construction project, we are open, and the entrance is located off of Franklin St. There is handicap parking at the temporary entrance and ample parking in the back half of the YMCA parking lot and on Franklin St.


SUMMIT BRANCH - In 2014 the Jackson YMCA expanded to a second location at 2151 Ferguson Rd. Jackson MI, 49203, located in the plaza with Polly's Country Market. As of January 2022, members can purchase an add-on to their membership for $4.99 per month to access the Summit Branch 24/7 (ages 18 and up). In addition, group exercise classes are held on weekdays and Saturdays at Summit. Make sure to check out the most current group-ex schedule for hours.