FAQ 2018-02-23T08:25:23+00:00

Do you have a facility?

The Hopewell Valley YMCA is a non-facility Y. Our administrative offices are located in downtown Pennington along with our free Youth Activity Center for teens. However, we do not have a standard facility with a gym. All of our programming take place within the community. Summer camp is stationed at Toll Gate Elementary School. Community Swim is held at the Pennington School. Our sports programs are held at the Hopewell Township Administrative building and field and at the schools. Before and After School programming takes place at each elementary school and Timberlane Middle School.

Do you offer financial assistance?

As a charitable organization here to serve our community, Hopewell Valley YMCA offers financial assistance to families in need of a hand. Finding out if you qualify is simple and confidential. Contact the YMCA for an application or download it at www.hvymca.org.

Where can I check my balance?

You can check your balance by clicking on “My Account” to access the member portal. Once there, click on transactions to see your balance and most recent transactions.

When is the teen center open?

Designed by and for teens, the Youth Activity Center (YAC) is a fun safe place for teens to gather and be with their friends. It is located in the YMCA ‘s administrative offices at 62 South Main Street in Pennington and is within walking distance from Timberlane and Hopewell Valley Central High School. It is open to all Hopewell Valley teens in grades 6-12. Thanks to our donors, we are able to offer this teen center to the community for FREE, no membership required.

Hours: 3:00-6:00 pm
Days: Monday – Friday

What is a “SCOPE Day”?

Some of our materials refer to SCOPE Days. This refers to our school holiday programming. Hopewell Valley YMCA offers childcare and programming on select school holidays. Activities vary from in-house games and entertainment to field trips. Advanced registration is required. School holiday programming is not included in the cost of Before and After School Care.

Does Before and After School Care cover early dismissal days?

Yes, our Before and After School programs covers early dismissal days at school at no additional cost.

Contact Us

62 South Main Street
Pennington, NJ 08534
609.737.3048 Phone
609.737.8081 Fax

Admin Office Hours


To reach staff in your child's child care or camp program directly, please refer to the Before and After School Care or Camp parent handbooks.