About the Y

The Y has the long-standing track record and on-the-ground presence necessary to address the nation's most pressing social issues related to youth, health and community life.

Since 1972, our primary focus has been in child care, fitness, sports, aquatics, seniors and the Altavista Arts Council.


We are helping lead the transformation of health care with a community approach that emphasizes well-being, prevention and health maintenance.

Athletic Center

Gymnasium, wellness center, child watch, indoor track, group exercise room, locker rooms, conference room, multi-purpose room and administrative offices.

Family Center

Junior Olympic swimming pool, child care facilities for children 16 months - seventh graders, playground and tennis courts.

Contact Info

Phone: 434-369-9622
Fax: 434-369-2187

718 7th St.,
Altavista, VA 24517 - MAP

Athletic Center Hours:

Monday- Friday 4:30 a.m.- 9:30 p.m.

Saturday 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Family Center Hours: see pool schedule