Membership Rates & Types

As a charitable organization with roots in Broome County since 1865, the YMCA of Broome County is open to all. We will not turn anyone away for an inability to pay. Annual Campaign contributions enable us to uphold that promise. If you are unable to meet the Y membership cost, please consider applying for financial assistance.

There are no contracts to sign. If at any point you decide your YMCA membership just isn’t working out, you may cancel at any time. 30-day money back guarantee, if you cancel within 30 days, we will refund your membership.



Youth members are ages 0-13 years old.

High School


High School members must have a student ID, ages 14-17 years old





An Individual membership is defined as a membership for one person 18 years of age or older.



A family membership is defined as a membership for two adults and all dependents living at the same address.

Day Pass Rates

Not ready to commit to a monthly membership? You can still use the Y with a Day Pass. A valid photo ID is required at the time of purchase.



Youth day passes are for youth ages, 0-13 years old. Under the age of 12 must have an adult present while using the facilities

High School


High School student must have a student ID, ages 14-17 years old



A current college ID is required





Adults will be required to show ID and proof of household

Guest Guidelines

Local guests that are interested in joining the Y will enjoy their first visit free. Additional use of the YMCA will require a membership or the purchase of a guest pass. All guests must sign a waiver form and provide a picture ID. Guests under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult member who is 18 years of age or
older unless prior arrangements are made with the Membership Director.

Silver & Fit®

Silver & Fit® provides eligible members with no-cost or low-cost fitness memberships through arrangements with certain health care plans. Silver & Fit is designed to help seniors achieve better health through regular exercise and health education. Visit for more information.

Silver Sneakers

Silver Sneakers is a leading community fitness program that is designed specifically for older adults. Silver Sneakers involves Medicare beneficiaries through many Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Supplement carriers and group retiree plans. For more information regarding eligibility, go to

Health Insurance Reimbursement

Regular physical activity is one of the best ways to improve your health. Check with your insurance company to find out if they offer reimbursement for your gym membership.

Joiner Fees

Joiner fees are a non-refundable, one-time charge as long as membership remains continuous. The joiner fee will be required if membership has lapsed for more than 30 days. Memberships are not transferable to other individuals and may be revoked for inappropriate behavior or by not abiding by the rules, regulations and policies of the Y.

Payment Options

Monthly payment is available through Automatic Funds Withdrawal (ACW). Your first monthly payment, which is prorated from the day you join, plus the joiner fee is required when joining.

Automatic withdrawals are made from checking or savings accounts on the 15th day of each month. If your membership payment is returned for insufficient funds (NSF), you will be charged a $20 NSF service fee.

Annual payment is also available. Initial payment or annual payment for membership may be made by cash, check, Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations, we require a cancellation notice in writing. We unfortunately cannot process cancellation requests over the telephone. Cancellation requests will need to be received ten days prior to the end of the month in order to stop the draft for the following month.

Members are responsible for reviewing bank statements to verify their draft cancellation and notifying us within 30 days if draft has failed to terminate. Any disputes over three months old, will be at the discretion of the YMCA Membership Committee.

Karen Berman, Membership Director 
607-770-9622 ext. 405


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  • Families come together to have fun and spend quality time with each other.
  • Children and teens learn who they are and what they can achieve
  • Adults connect with friends, pursue interests and learn how to live healthier.
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  • You build relationships that further your sense of belonging and purpose.
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