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Youth Programs

"I've learned to speak, lead, and learned to make friends - that wouldn't be possible without Youth and Government."
- Zachary, on one of the many Kaimuki Youth Programs he has been part of for over 6+ years

Find out more here about the programs we offer - from early childhood to teen development.

Swim Lessons  

"The Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA is a family-friendly environment with a knowledgeable staff who can create swim lessons for all ages at any level. I really enjoy taking swim lessons here because the instructors are fun and encouraging, and they consistently help me to improve my technique and challenge my endurance." Lisa - student

Find out more here about Group Swim Lessons.

Be a part of our Staff Ohana!

Join a workplace that feels like a group of friends or better yet, a family.

Available positions in Childcare, Healthy Lifestyles and Aquatics. See our postings here.

Want to know what it's like to work at the Kaimuki YMCA? Read our blog!

About The Kaimuki YMCA

Check out what it's like here in our Kaimuki YMCA community in the video above!

More informational & educational videos here

With a remarkably caring and experienced staff, the Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA has been serving a diverse community for more than 70 years.

Conveniently located diagonally across from Kahala Mall and near other key areas, the Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA offers adult fitness classes, swimming lessons, A+ After School Program sites, and preschool programs for people in the area.

Visit us for more information


How We Support You

  • FITNESS: We offer many great classes along with a well-equipped Healthy Lifestyles Center. In addition to these classes we also have ballet and judo. Here are our schedules.
  • POOL: When it's cold outside, take a dip in our heated pool. Here, you and your child can also learn to swim with confidence. Take a look at our pool schedule and our variety of swim classes.
  • PRESCHOOL PROGRAM: Prepare your child for elementary school by enrolling in our preschool program.
  • EVENTS: We regularly hold educational seminars and fun events at our branch, for seniors, children and, adults. Keep updated through our blog or through our Facebook page.
  • JOB OPPORTUNITIES: We are always looking for people to work with us so that we can continue serving our community in the best way possible. At any given time, we may have opportunities under child care, aquatics, and health and wellness. Please check out our Jobs page to learn what we're looking for and to see what it's like to work at the Kaimuki YMCA.
  • LEARNING:  We regularly share and produce content that can help you and your family on your wellness journey. To learn more, visit our blog or our Facebook page.
  • VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:  Yearning to help? You've come to the right place.If you were wondering how to volunteer to the Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA community, then the Kaimuki Y Service Club is perfect for you. Learn more here.

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Contact The Kaimuki Y Staff

Ananda Chou, Executive Director
Keola Diaz, Youth Director

Cat Field,
Membership/Healthy Lifestyles Director

Jay Nishimura, Youth Director jnishimura@ymcahonolulu.org

Nickoma Rangihuna-Ing,
Aquatics Director

Kaimuki YMCA Contact Form

Kaimuki Y Board of Managers

Deanne L. Haugaard
Michael Lau
Jason M. Minami
Joseph Tripp
Phyllis Oliver
Wes Pei
Craig Takahashi
Richard Tokunaga
Sharene Urakami-Oyama
Ryker Wada