Livestrong at the Y


LIVESTRONG at the YMCA. Cancer is a life-changing disease that takes a tremendous toll on a person, both physically and emotionally. The Y and LIVESTRONG have joined forces to create LIVESTRONG at the YMCA, a research-based physical activity and well-being initiative designed to help adult cancer survivors achieve their holistic health goals. In our role as a YMCA conference center, YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly creates weekend retreat experiences for cancer survivors who have completed the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA twelve-week program in their home communities. We host two retreats each year – spring and fall. Our goal is to encourage the hearts and restore the souls of these special guests. It is a sweet time of fellowship, reflection, learning and renewal.


On the Mountain




Humidity: 54%

Wind: 7 mph

  • 29 Mar 2017

    Mostly Sunny 72°F 48°F

  • 30 Mar 2017

    Scattered Thunderstorms 59°F 51°F

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