The Canal Square YMCA is a part of the Akron Area YMCA, which is a nonprofit organization that offers education, health and wellness programs to senior citizens, adults and children. The organization has been operational for more than 75 years. It offers camping, sports and recreational activities to its members. The Canal Square YMCA additionally administers the SilverSneakers Fitness Program for senior citizens. The organization also hosts a range of birthday parties, family reunions and other events. In addition it conducts various classes and sessions for aquatics, gymnastics, and health and fitness. The Canal Square YMCA also offers child care services. The organization is located in Akron, Ohio.