Joining the Niagara Falls YMCA is Easy

Simply drop by the Membership Desk at anytime during the hours we are open. We’ll be happy to give you a tour, answer any questions you may have, and welcome you as a member. Please bring a void cheque, VISA or MasterCard.


The Niagara Falls YMCA is Open to All

For those unable to afford full membership fees, assistance may be available. See Financial Assistance.

Membership Fees 
Membership Plus (18+ yrs)$74
Adult General (24+ yrs)$54
Young Adult (18-23 yrs)$42
Youth (13-17 yrs)$42
Child (up to12 yrs)*$33
Family Plus$133
Family Plus with Children$149
Family General$97
Family General with Children$112
Regional Plus$78
Regional Family Plus$145
Regional Family Plus with Children$162

Note: Prices quoted above are monthly rates and do not include HST.  *Child category exempt for HST.

Family applies to a maximum of two adult spouses living at the same address.

Family with Children options apply to a maximum of two adult spouses and any number of dependent children up to age 24 living at the same address. 

Family Grandparent applies to a grandparent living at the same address as the family. Other criteria apply.

Young Adults with a valid student card may arrange 4 or 8 month memberships. All other memberships are annual.

Building Fee
The Building Fee (joining fee) is used to maintain YMCA facilities and equipment through capital improvements. Adult and Membership Plus members will be required to pay a Building Fee. Only one Building Fee is paid per family living at the same address. The Building Fee is non-refundable and must be paid at time of registration. $100 per adult general/family + HST (all branches)  $125 per Membership Plus/family (Niagara Centre, Niagara West, and Niagara Falls branches) $150 per Membership Plus/family + HST (St. Catharines branch).

Regional Membership
YMCA of Niagara members can access our branches across the region. Young adults and adults will have unlimited General Membership access at all Niagara region YMCAs. Child/Youth members have program privileges in their home YMCA and unlimited open/family swim access at all other branches. Unlimited Membership Plus access is granted to those who pay the Regional Fee.

Payment Options
Your annual membership can be paid in full by cash, Interac, MasterCard and Visa, or by installment through our convenient Pre-authorized Payment Plan following your initial prorated payment.

Pre-authorized Payment
All memberships on a pre-authorized plan will be continuous. The YMCA requires 10 days notice before your scheduled payment date in order to cancel your membership. Cancellation must be done in person at a YMCA Health, Fitness and Aquatics branch.