How do I become a member of the YMCA in Palm Beach County?
Becoming a member is easy! Visit us or call for an appointment. Boca: 561-395-9622. Boynton: 561-738-9622.
Bring a photo ID and we will help you find out which membership would best fit your needs, and your health and wellness goals. You can start working out the same day!
Get started today! Simply fill out the form below:
Can I try out the facility first?
Yes, please do! Come in with the guest pass you can print from online! Click to print the pass.
How much does it cost to become a member?
YMCA fees vary depending on the category of membership right for you. There is no contract so you can stop your membership at any time (we just need 30 days notice prior to the 1st of the month). Membership categories include:
- Family Membership (one or two adults and all dependents)
- Adult Membership (18 years and older)
- Youth Membership (11-17 years old)
- Senior Membership (65 and older)
What happens if I can’t afford the membership fees?
Through the generosity of donors, the Y does have a financial assistance program. All Y members receive the same membership benefits, regardless of whether or not they are receiving financial assistance and your application is processed confidentially. Please speak to a Membership Representative at your local Y for more information.
Can I use any Y with my membership?
Your membership card may be honored at more than 2,500 Y’s across the country if they participate in the AWAY (Always Welcome at the Y) program. Some restrictions apply. Please check the Y you are planning to visit in advance.
What is included with membership?
As a Member, you can use all the facilities and participate in many of the programs offered – as often as you want! Free childcare is available to parents as they enjoy their work out too. In some circumstances there may be additional fees for instructional programs, such as swimming lessons and our youth sports program.
Do you offer child care while I exercise?
Absolutely! Our Y’s offer Child Development, a caring and fun environment where your young children can play and make friends while you work out. No advance reservation is necessary and no additional fees apply!
Can I bring a guest with me?
Yes, they can visit our Y for two complimentary visits. Please let your guest know they need to bring photo identification such as a driver’s license and sign a liability waiver. If your guest is under 18, a parent or legal guardian will need to sign the liability waiver.
How do I cancel my membership?
If you need to cancel your Y membership, please stop at the Member Services desk and request a cancellation form. We will need 30 days prior to the first of the month. For more information or to schedule a tour, please inquire at our member relations desks.
Discounts to Military Families?
We do offer discounts to Military Families.
More Y FAQ’s:
What are the open gym and field times?
The YMCA offers monthly schedules for general member use of the basketball gyms and fields.
Can I hold a meeting at the Y?
Bring your family, friends, scouts, school or other groups to a fun and safe facility. Our facilities are available for rent after hours and during specified operating hours.
Can I join the YMCA of South Palm Beach County if I live in another county?
Our membership is open to all. If our facilities are convenient to you and offer what you need, please stop by and ask for a tour.
Are there any additional charges?
Group fitness and indoor cycling classes are included with membership. Additional fees may be charged for youth swim, sports, dance and other specialty programs.
The membership fee is too expensive for me, how can you help?
Financial assistance may be available and is awarded based on the applicant’s demonstrated ability to pay and the availability of YMCA scholarship funds. We provide financial assistance through the generosity of the friends who contribute to the Partners with Youth Scholarship Program. Scholarship application forms are available at the member services desk.
I just want to swim in the pool, how much does that cost?
Become a member and enjoy fitness and recreational swimming. Open swim is available to members only.