Y STORIES

I am a native of El Salvador who came to the United States to escape the terrible living conditions there in the early 1990’s. When I arrived in Boston, my professional skills were lacking and I... Read More

“During my last appointment my chiropractor commented on how my condition had improved.   My strength and mobility had increased, I was more in alignment and my legs were now the same... Read More

 

I found out I was having a baby shortly after moving to Boston. With few marketable skills and no job prospects, I was forced to go on Government assistance. I didn’t want to take... Read More

“Everything at the Hyde Park Y is great: the pool, exercise rooms, and the Get Started program--someone’s right there to show you and to get you started. Working out with our trainer has been... Read More

"In October 2009, I was diagnosed with Type II Diabetes. After changing my eating habits and adding exercise to my daily routine, I started swimming laps at the Oak Square YMCA, joined the Water... Read More