Welcome to the GHS Family YMCA. We serve families in the Golden Strip area of Simpsonville, Mauldin, Fountain Inn, and Southeast Greenville County. Our Y is composed of three locations.

The GHS Family Y, which is our 83,000 square foot flagship facility is home to group exercise classes such as Zumba and Body Combat, free weights and resistance training equipment, an indoor track, two regulation basketball courts, a Cardio Theater, a 25-meter outdoor pool, the Nutrition Solutions cafe.

Just down Highway 14 is the Program Center- GHS. (formerly, the Adams Mill That location is home to our BeastMode program, after school and summer day camp, as well as youth and adult sports, aquatics, and Adventure Guide programs.

And the GHS Y also oversees the Hollingsworth Outdoor Center, a unique outdoor space that sits on the historic Austin Plantation. The Hollingsworth Outdoor Center is used for service learning projects, living history, summer day camps, and other programs for kids and teens.

Hours & Location

550 Brookwood Point Place
Simpsonville, SC 29681


5:00 am - 10:00 pm


5:00 am - 10:00 pm


5:00 am - 10:00 pm


5:00 am - 10:00 pm 


5:00 am - 9:00 pm


7:00 am - 6:00 pm


1:00 pm - 7:00 pm 

Facility Age Guidelines

Child Care Hours

Nursery: 6 weeks - 15 months
Child Care: 16 months - 12 years


Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

4:00 pm - 8:30 pm


8:00 am - 1:00 pm


1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 Nutrition Solutions Cafe Hours

Monday - Thursday

6:00am - 8:00pm


6:00am - 2:00pm


7:00am - 1:00pm



What's New    

Women's Only Beast Mode

Calling all women who are up for a new fitness challenge! Have you wanted to try our Beast Mode classes, but you weren't sure if you were up to the challenge yet? Come try our all Women's Beginner Beast Mode classes. We are offering them on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00am at the FIT Center. Challenge yourself today! 

Summer is here!

School is out and the weather is warm. As we move into summer, please make sure to check out our summer pool schedule, summer gym schedule, and swim test guidelines for any updates or changes in schedules. 

Can I bring a guest to the pool?

We want you to be able to enjoy your membership. In order to maximize your membership experience, we will not be able to accommodate any guests for the pool through July 7. We will re-evaluate our capacity for guests after July 7, and if we can accommodate guests after this date we will communicate the change to members. If we cannot accommodate guests after this date, the policy will remain the same.

Wellness Works Monthly Seminars

Come join us for our monthly wellness seminars offered to you FREE by Nutrition Solutions. There is a new topic each month. More info

Activate your Inner Beast!

Beast Mode is the class for you to take your fitness to the next level and is FREE with your membership. It is a high intensity functional training class that provides a variety of challenging workouts to that produce effective results. Beast Mode is offered a variety of times weekly as a membership benefit to you at the F.I.T. Center. Check out this video by Rob Dempsey, a regular Beast Mode participant and HIS Radio DJ. More info

Here's How Rob Stays In Shape from HIS Radio on Vimeo.

Follow us on Facebook

Keep up with announcements and interact with your fellow Y members on the GHS Family Y Facebook page

Gym Policies

Due to the number of members we have trying to participate in our basketball gym, we will no longer be able to accommodate guests in the gym. Those still wanting to try out the rest of our facility are more than welcome to come in as a guest. 

Guest Policy

Please make sure you familiarize yourself with this policy before bringing someone into the facility as your guest. We have specific guidelines that we follow for ages, holidays, and usage in certain areas of our facilities. 

Guest Policy  


You can see your schedules without downloading anything! Visit our new association schedule!

Group Exercise

July AM and Weekend Group Exercise Class Schedule

July PM and Weekend Group Exercise Class Schedule

July AMPC Group Fitness Class Schedule

Group Exercise Class Descriptions


July Water Aerobics Schedule - Adams Mill Location

Summer GHS and Adams Mill Program Center Pool Schedule 

Swim Test Guidelines

Cardio Theater

This Week's Movies for July 21-27

Monday- White House Down

Tuesday- Mrs. Doubtfire

Wednesday- Abduction

Thursday- The Beaver

Friday- The A-Team

Saturday- A League of Their Own

Sunday- Finding Forrester


Summer Gym Schedule

FIT Center/Beast Mode 

July Beast Mode Schedule

Facility Guidelines

Pool Rules

Swim Test Guidelines

Youth Facility Age Guidelines

Guest Policy

ChildWatch Parent Manual

Program Guide

The current program guide is now available.

Monthly Newsletters

Check out our new monthly newsletter that offers a success story, information about what your Y has to offer, and much more. July Newsletter

Also check out our month e-newsletter that informs you about all of our programs, special events, and upcoming registrations for the month. July E-News

Online Payments

Staff Directory

Marti Stegall - Executive Director
John Schlansker - Associate Executive Director
Jessica Ward - Membership Director
Crystal Weise - Membership Director
Jeff Thompson - Wellness Director
Lori Dredge - Group Exercise Coordinator (Group Exercise and Youth Specialty Programs)
Branham Biggers - Sports Director
Tamika Vaughan - Youth and Family Services Director
Mandy Hawkins - Aquatic Director
Tonya Peterson - Business Office
Melody Pirkle - Small Groups Coordinator/Financial Assistance
Carolyn Gardner - Y Connector
Mike Baker - Assistant Property Manager
Tracey Easterling - Development Specialist