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When you join the Y, you belong to a community of men, women and children who strive every day to be healthy, confident and connected.


When you join the Y, you belong to a community of men, women and children who strive every day to be healthy, confident and connected.

Join the Y

The Y is a cause for strengthening community. That's why we're here working with you every day, making sure that you, your family and community have the resources and support you need to learn, grow and thrive.

Financial assistance is offered to individuals and families who cannot afford membership.

Financial Assistance Application

With a focus on developing the potential of kids, improving individual health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors, your membership will bring about meaningful change not just within yourself, but in your community, too.

When you join the Y you belong to a place where:

  • Parents find a safe, positive environment for children to learn good values, social skills and behaviors.
  • Families come together to have fun and spend quality time with each other.
  • Children and teens play, learn who they are and what they can achieve, and are accepted.
  • Adults connect with friends, pursue interests and learn how to live healthier.
  • Communities thrive because neighbors support each other and give back.
  • We all build relationships that further our sense of belonging and purpose.

YMCA of Bristol Membership

Your YMCA membership is good at all YMCA of Bristol branches. Your membership may be used for member services or program registration at member rates. Benefits are for active members only. (Benefits cannot be purchased for a non-member). A membership card is issued to every member. Rates and schedules are subject to change. Membership Card is required for admittance to facility.The Y is a nonprofit like no other. Be a member of something special.

Membership Options

Continuous Membership

Payments are made monthly through an automatic draft on the 10th of each month from a checking or savings account. The joining fee and the pro-rate of the current month are due at the time of joining as well as submitting a voided check to initiate the draft.
  • Cancellations are required prior to the 1st of the month. Cancellations are not accepted by phone or email. If you cancel by mail or fax, please confirm with Member Services that we have received your cancellation.

  • If your membership lapses, you will need to pay the joining fee again.

  • All memberships are non-refundable and non-transferable.

  • The YMCA of Bristol is not responsible for more than one month’s draft if failure to properly notify the YMCA of an error.

  • Membership fees are subject to rate increase with 30-days notice.

Semi-Annual / Annual Membership

  • Payment is made in advance by cash, check or credit card for 6-Months or 1-Year including the joining fee and pro-rate of the current month.

  • If your membership lapses, you will need to pay the joining fee again.

  • All membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Click here to find joining rates and to learn exciting opportunities at your Bristol Family YMCA!

Guest Fees

Please have a Photo ID available during your visit
Youth (0-17): $ 5.00
A responsible adult (18+) must remain with youth guest at all times.
Adult (18+): $ 10.00
Outdoor Center (All Ages): $ 7.00
Fitness Card: $ 60.00
A Fitness Card is 12 visits to be used within 30 days from the date of purchase.

Always Welcome at a YMCA
Any visitor belonging to a YMCA located more than 50 miles from Bristol.
AWAY Members 10 free visits per Calendar Year
$5.00 for each additional visit
AWAY Members within 60 miles of Bristol may pay $2 for each visit.

Basket / Kit Locker Rentals

Basket Rental: $ 1.00/month
Kit Locker Rental: $ 2.50/month

Financial Assistance Program

We are able to offer financial assistance on memberships and programs. If you need assistance or know of someone who does, please download an application now or stop by the Y to pick up an application today.

Find Your Y and Join Today!

The YMCA is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
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