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Program Details


Activities Offered
  • Aerobics
  • Fitness
  • Water Aerobics/Exercise
Participants Served
  • Age range of participants: 50 to 100

Membership Fees
  • Fee to participate in the Program : Charged a fee or discount is applied to participat

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes

  • Transportation Provided by the Program: No


The Leaning Tower YMCA is designed to meet the special needs of individuals with arthritis who are 60+ years or older. We offer a variety of programs and opportunities designed to help older adults remain healthy, active, independent and vital contributors to society. Have fun by developing new skills, new interests and new friends whether through a water or land fitness class.

The YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago is pleased to announce a FREE six month fitness program targeting sedentary individuals 50 years and older. Active for Lifeďż˝ is for eligible members and nonmembers, and is funded by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.