Our Y Camp impacts the community by giving each camper a place where they belong. At the Y, campers develop new friendships, explore creativity, experience new opportunities and learn life lessons. The Y is committed to investing in every child’s future by giving campers the building blocks to be successful.
The Gateway Family YMCA offers camp programs at 3 branch locations Elizabeth, Five Points and Rahway Branch:
For more information select a link below:
Elizabeth Camp Brochure
Elizabeth Registration Information
Elizabeth Parent Handbook
Five Points Brochure
Five Points Camp Brochure
Five Points Registration Information
Five Points Parent Handbook
Rahway Camp Brochure
Rahway Registration Information
Rahway Parent Handbook
- Elizabeth Branch
135 Madison Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Contact: Dante Burgess, SACC & Day Camp Director
Five Points Branch 201 Tucker Avenue Union, NJ 07083 908-688-9622
Contact: Laura Margeotes, SACC & Day Camp Director
Rahway Branch 1564 Irving Street Rahway, NJ 07065 732-388-0057
Contact: School Age Child Care & Day Camp Director
Benefits of our Program
- Safe and Secure Facilities
Trained and Compassionate Staff
Weekly themed program activities
AM and PM Extended Care Offered
Weekly Exciting Trip Opportunities
10% discount rate for siblings
Experiences to last a lifetime
Financial Assistance is available
"In 2008, The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and the NJ YMCA Alliance partnered in the development of Healthy U - a program aimed at preventing childhood obesity through improved nutrition, increased physical activity, and parental involvement. Today, the program is implemented in all 21 counties throughout NJ, reaching more than 40,000 children ages 3-13 at 480 Y locations and 50 public elementary school partners."
Summer Camp Video from the Five Points Branch
Summer Camp at The Gateway Family YMCAThe Gateway Family YMCA is a four branch YMCA association, with 2 branches in Union - The Five Points Branch and the Wellness Center Branch, and the Elizabeth Branch and Rahway Branch. Our commitment is to strengthening the foundations of community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Gateway Family YMCA offers Summer Camps to serve the communities of Union County and Middlesex County, as well as the surrounding areas. Parents need a summer camp they can trust and children need a summer camp that will hold their attention and spark their imagination. The Gateway Family YMCA offers that and more. At The Gateway Family YMCA Summer Camp is more than a program, it's an adventure to last a lifetime!
Summer Camp Open HouseJoin us at the Elizabeth Branch, Five Points Branch and Rahway Branch for our Summer Camp Open House events to learn more about the Best. Summer. Ever. SUMMER CAMP OPEN HOUSE INFORMATION
Specialty Summer CampsThe Summer is a time to let your child do what they love, or try new things! Our specialty camps combine fun with technique to help your child become the next all-star!
Summer Camp LocationsThe Gateway Family YMCA offers Summer Day Camp in Elizabeth, NJ at the Elizabeth Branch, in Rahway, NJ at the Rahway Branch, and in Union, NJ at the Five Points Branch.
Summer Camps in Elizabeth, NJSummer Camp at The Gateway Family YMCA - Elizabeth Branch includes opportunities to make friends and gain lasting skills.
Summer Camps in Rahway, NJSummer Camp at The Gateway Family YMCA - Rahway Branch includes options for regular summer day camp and also specialty camps. Summer Day Camp programs are offered for children entering Kindergarten through 10th grade.
Summer Camps in Rahway, NJ include:
- Discovery Camp
- Explorer Camp
- Adventure Camp
- Pioneer Camp
- Leaders in Training Camp (Located at the Five Points Branch for all members)
- Tennis Camp
- Basketball Camp
- Youth Soccer Camp
- Flag Football Camp
- Baseball Camp
- Hip Hop Kidz Camp
- Water Sports and Games Camp
- Messy Fingers Art Studio Camp