For Youth Development

Dedicated to Today's Youth

We believe the values and skills learned early on are building blocks for life and that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. Because of the Y, more young people are taking an interest in making smarter life choices.

For Healthy Living

Focusing on healthy living

Being healthy means more than simply being physically active. It’s about maintaining a balanced spirit, mind and body. The Y is a place where you can work toward that balance by challenging yourself, making new friends and connecting as a family.

For Social Responsibility

Driving social responsibility

Across the country, the Y helps people give back and assist their neighbors by offering them opportunities to volunteer, advocate and support programs that strengthen community. The generosity of others is at the core of the Y’s existence as a nonprofit.

For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Responsibility

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 YMCA of Southern West Virginia
121 East Main Street
Beckley WV 25801
304 252 0715
 Paul Cline Memorial Youth Sports Complex
302 Joe L. Smith Drive
Beckley WV 25801
 Happy Kids Preschool
203 S. Kanawha Street
Beckley, WV 25801
304 255 1745



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YMCA of Southern West Virginia

The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community.



The YMCA of Southern West Virginia is preparing for the Spooktacular Family Fun Fest on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. The event will be held...

Posted at: Oct 14, 2014 Posted by: jcanterbury

What's new at the Y this month? Here you'll find an update on what's new for August.


Posted at: Aug 08, 2014 Posted by: jcanterbury

The Y is more than a gym, a swimming pool, a basketball court… The Y is a cause. We’ve made a promise to strengthen our community in the areas of youth development, healthy living and social...

Posted at: Jul 29, 2014 Posted by: jcanterbury
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