Why the Y? 

We're more than a gym! When we say "spirit, mind and body," we mean it. From prioritizing social and emotional development in education to providing safe shelter for adults and families, the YMCA of Central Ohio is part of something bigger and champions holistic healthy living for our entire community. Our focus on making whole-family health accessible and the cornerstone of all that we do is what makes the Y different. 

YMCA members and program participants experience a feeling of belonging that can't be found anywhere else! Our network of locations gives our friends and neighbors across Central Ohio many ways to take charge of their health through high-quality programs and services. Join online or at the location nearest you.



Member Benefits



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Your membership gives you access to all YMCA branch locations!
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Membership For All

YMCA of Central Ohio is a nonprofit committed to helping everyone reach their full potential. Financial assistance is available for membership thanks to generous donor support of the Y's Annual Campaign.

Our financial assistance program, supported in part through donations, provides membership to those in need of support within our available resources. To apply, please download the application and visit your local Y.

Financial Assistance



Frequently Asked Questions

The maximum number of people that can be on your membership is determined by the number that resides in your household.   We are proud to offer membership options for every person and family designed to help you live your safest and healthiest life. 

New monthly paying memberships have a $25 enrollment fee per adult that is charged at the initial member sign-up process.

Annual members do not pay an enrollment fee at time of sign-up.

No you are not signing a contract when you sign up as a member.  While we wouldn't want to see you go, you can cancel your membership at any time. 

We welcome all who wish to become a member and believe no one should be denied membership based on their inability to pay. Through our Annual Giving Campaign, the YMCA of Central Ohio provides membership assistance to youth, adults and families based on individual needs and circumstances. Please contact the location nearest you to learn more.



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