The Armed Services YMCA provides innovative, interactive programs and services designed especially for junior-enlisted service members, their spouses and their children.
Our core focus is on the resiliency of military families. Military life presents unique challenges for the family unit and each individual member—that’s why we provide experiences to help navigate military life amidst transfers, deployments, increased child care needs and financial burdens. Programs are offered at no or low cost and require no membership fees.
Grades 2-5 | Registration Coming Soon!
Operation Hero + STEAM Half-Day Summer Camps are open to military children in grades 2-5. Each week campers will have fun while learning problem-solving skills, character development and teambuilding plus participate in STEM and Arts activities. Trained facilitators create a safe environment for students to share their experiences and make friends, all while learning and growing together.
By Application Only | Call for more information
Little Heroes is a half-day early learning program that supports kindergarten readiness for military children by providing an affordable, high-quality educational experience with trained facilitators.
Little Heroes meets Mondays and Wednesdays with morning and afternoon sessions available.
Ages 18 months-5 | $20 Fee | Register Here!
Operation Little Learners is an interactive education program for parents and their children to enhance child development. Parents learn to be the primary educator of their child, foster connections and build community.
February 15 - May 12 | Tuesdays & Thursdays
Ages 18 months-under 3: 10AM-11AM
Ages 3-5: 11AM-12PM
Playgroups provide an environment for parents to participate in activity groups such as Tumble Tots, Discover Art, Music and Movement. Playgroups promotes social skills, creativity, literacy and fine & large motor skills for children ages 0-5 years. Playgroup provides a support system for military parents to connect with other military parents.
The annual Armed Services YMCA Art & Essay Contest, sponsored by GEICO, allows children to express their love, appreciation and admiration for their military heroes and their military family through creative writing and drawing. The Art & Essay Contest is open to all military school-aged children.
Jack Daniel’s Operation Ride Home provides travel assistance to active duty junior enlisted service members, their spouses and children so they can spend the holidays with family and friends. Operation Ride Home started in 2011 and has provided holiday air and road travel assistance for more than 10,000 individuals. Reconnecting military families during this special time of year is one small way Operation Ride Home is strengthening military families. Applications for 2022 holiday travel will be open later this year.
The ASYMCA Food Pantry & Thrift Store, located at 2304 Indiana Avenue, is open to all military families for low-cost household goods and apparel. We also offer no-cost food items, baby, and personal care items to military families that may need a little extra support—no matter the reason or season.
We are always in need of volunteers who are looking for flexible volunteer opportunities in support of military families! Stop by or call today!
2304 Indiana Ave Fort Campbell, KY 42223
Donation Drop Off Hours:
*Please call in advance for large furniture donations
Wedding? Prom? Homecoming? Military Ball? We have you covered—literally!
Why buy when you can rent a fabulous dress for $25.00! Come shop our large selection of different colors and styles before your next formal event. Men’s attire is also available!
Now located at the ASYMCA Food Pantry & Thrift Store at 2304 Indiana Ave Fort Campbell, KY 42223.
Stop by or make a group appointment!