Health & Fitness
Healthy living, wellness, and fitness are core components of all EA programs, including preschools, camps, afterschool programs, older adult programs, and recovery programs. We offer top-notch fitness facilities and classes for everyone from children to older adults.
Manny Cantor Fitness Center
The Manny Cantor Fitness Center is a state-of-the-art health and wellness center housed in 7,000 square feet of natural light-filled space on the Lower East Side. The Center has more than 40 pieces of cardio equipment with touch screen technology and offers more than 30 exercise classes, including yoga, pilates, Zumba, indoor cycling, and kickboxing. We also have personal trainers, specialty fitness programs, brand new locker rooms, and a new indoor basketball and volleyball court. The Fitness Center is family-friendly with babysitting, child-care services, and family activities.
14th Street Y Fitness Center
The 14th Street Y is a thriving health & wellness center located in the heart of the East Village. The Y is committed to promoting health and wellness for people of all ages. We have a full-service fitness center with over 50 fitness classes, including Punk Rope, Groove Hoops, Yoga, Pilates, Zumba and personal training. We also have a swimming pool offering lap and family swim times, aquatics classes for children and adults, a gymnasium with pick-up basketball games, plus men's and women’s basketball leagues. Membership also provides access to arts and cultural programming as well as early registration and discounts on all Y classes and programs. Learn more >
Centers for Balanced Living
Our Centers for Balanced Living provide older adults with the opportunity to embrace healthy living in an engaging, holistic way. This unique approach offers diversified programming, incorporating health and wellness, exercise, spiritual and social services, arts and culture, and other activities that engage the senses. Our Centers seek to decrease isolation, increase community engagement, and ensure that older adults remain a vibrant part of our community. Educational Alliance operates two Balanced Living Centers, which are open for membership to individuals ages 55 and up seeking to improve their health and well-being. Learn more >