USA Today “Feds approve Y’s diabetes program despite drug maker opposition”
“WASHINGTON — Federal regulators will move ahead with a national test of Medicare coverage for a YMCA diabetes prevention program over the objections of the pharmaceutical industry, which sells drugs including increasingly expensive insulin to treat disease.” Read the rest of the article here..
OCTOBER: Making healthy choices for fall that aren’t so spooky
The sweet scent of pumpkin spice is everywhere you go while binge watching spooky movies seems to be a weekend ritual. Coworkers have somehow coordinated days to bring in sugary treats making it difficult to practice that self-control you’ve been telling yourself you would do since the end of the last holiday season. But not…
November is National Diabetes Awareness Month
November is National Diabetes Awareness Month Are You One of the 86 Million Americans with Prediabetes? As the prediabetes rate continues to rise, few residents know they are at risk VOLUSIA COUNTY,FL 10/13/2016 – During National Diabetes Awareness Month, the Volusia Flagler Family YMCA is encouraging residents of Volusia and Flagler County to learn their…
Volusia Flagler Family YMCA Masters Swim Coach and Aquatics Specialist Named Coach of the Year
(Ormond Beach, FL – September 26, 2016) The Volusia Flagler Family YMCA is pleased to announce that Ormond Beach resident and YMCA Aquatics Specialist, Scott Bay, was named Coach of the Year at this year’s awards banquet during the United States Aquatic Sports Convention held last week in Atlanta, GA. The USMS honor recognizes a…
Annual Silent Auction Event to Benefit Ormond Beach Family YMCA
Support the Ormond Beach Family YMCA at the Annual Silent Auction Event on Saturday, September 24th at Oceanside Country Club Ormond Beach, FL – The Ormond Beach Family YMCA is hosting its annual silent auction to benefit the Ormond Beach Family YMCA Annual Campaign. In 2015, the Ormond Beach Annual campaign provided nearly $150,000 in…
Rematch After Rio Charity Swim Match Event To Proceed As Planned
Volusia County – The Board of Directors for both the Volusia Flagler Family YMCA (VFYMCA) and Stewart-Marchman-Act Foundation (SMAF) have agreed to proceed with The Rematch After Rio Charity Swim event. The funds raised with this event will go to support the important outreach of both organizations and positively impact our community. Via a joint…
YMCA Camp Winona Mud Fest Training with the Spartan Race Workout Tour!
Train with the Y’s Certified Personal Trainers with a special training session led by Spartan’s SGX Certified Coaches at the DeLand Family YMCA. Volusia County – August, 11, 2016 – The Volusia Flagler Family YMCA is hosting the 1st Annual Mudfest on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 at YMCA Camp Winona in Deleon Springs. The…
Olympians Return to Volusia County to Benefit YMCA and Stewart-Marchman-Act Foundation
August 9, 2016 Ryan Lochte and Rowdy Gaines return to Volusia County to participate in a charity swim event Volusia County – The Ormond Beach Family YMCA Aquatics Center will host The Rematch After Rio charity swim Event on Wednesday, September 28 at 6:30PM. This event will benefit the Volusia Flagler Family YMCA and the…