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6 Good Reasons To

Join The Y

  • No contracts
  • Hundreds of group exercise classes
  • Personal training at a reduced rate
  • Highly qualified and trained staff
  • Member rates on all programs
  • A part of a community of Y members – a place to belong

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Why the Y is awesome

For Families

  • Free kids care – babysitting while parents work out
  • Family nights
  • Family swim
  • Kids Night Out – parents go out, we watch the kids
  • Lower rates on summer day camp, and before/after school care
  • Holiday events

One Membership for

Many Branches

Chances are, there’s a YMCA of Greater Providence branch close to where you live and work. Join any of our branches as your home base, and use every branch you care to. We make healthy living easy!

How to get started:

To begin membership sign-up, please click the "Join Today" button above and complete the application, it only takes a few minutes. Once completed, stop by the Welcome Center to pick up your membership cards, and tour the facility. This membership will allow you to utilize any of our seven full facility branches. Specialty classes and programs with fees are offered to members at a lower member rate. 

Member Services

YMCA Member Services is here to help you. Please contact our Central Business Administration Department for assistance with the following:   

  • Changes to Membership
  • Account Information Updates
  • Billing Questions
  • Assistance with Online Registration
  • Click here for a member application

Financial Assistance is available for qualified participants. To inquire about financial assistance, please stop by the Welcome Center of your local Y.

Lifespan Membership

The YMCA at Rhode Island Hospital is a fitness center exclusively for Lifespan employees, located on the 5th floor of the Gerry House. Lifespan and the YMCA of Greater Providence have joined together to offer Lifespan employees benefits that will support healthy lifestyles! At the YMCA at Rhode Island Hospital, we offer membership rates as low as $6.06 per week with FREE fitness and yoga classes included. We now have Zumba® and more indoor cycling classes. Our Y also has the guidance and assistance of a well-educated staff to help you develop a workout routine that fits you. Many of our classes are free of charge to our members and help promote a new healthy lifestyle.


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Corporate Membership

The YMCA Corporate Membership Program helps employers improve the health and well-being of their workforce. By partnering with the Y, your employees have the opportunity to be part of a place where people can build stronger bonds, achieve greater work/life balance and become more engaged with their community.


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Military Outreach

We understand that military families are under enormous strain. By joining the Y, you and your family can spend quality time together and enjoy fun activities in a warm, supportive environment. It’s also a place to meet other military families who can relate to your unique situation.


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Financial Aid

Financial assistance is provided through donations to the Y’s Financial Assistance Fund. All information is confidential.

To inquire about Financial Aid, please contact your nearest branch.


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Financial Assistance Campaign

Once a year, we hold a campaign that raises the funds from our members and community to help support our financial assistance program. When a volunteer asks you to donate, please consider a gift!