Membership Means So Much More.

Your Y membership includes all of the following:

Why become an Ottawa YMCA Member?

A  YMCA membership gives you so much more that just access to our facility. It helps you to lead a healthier life-by building relationships, providing a way for you to be a part of your community, helping you to help others -not to mention the great work out you get through our programs and equipment. A YMCA membership sets you on the path to good health in spirit, mind and body, helping you to enjoy living a full and balanced life. Your membership gives you access to all YMCA program, either included in your membership or at a reduced rate.

(included in membership)

*Free adult group exercise classes with convenient drop-in schedules

*Free Smart Start program with your own coach to help you get started

*Reduced rates on programs including swim lessons, youth sports, and more

*Priority program registration including convenient online registration

*Free Wi-Fi

*No Annual Contracts

*Opportunities for friendship and community in a Christian environment

*Free on-site childcare, Child Watch, while you work out

*Free lap laneswim time and open gym time

*Nation Wide Membership to use at participating Y’s across the U.S. 

*Free Adult Sports including Pickleball, Basketball, and Wallyball


As a non-profit, community centered organization, we are positioned to help everyone succeed by offering our financial assistance to those in need and opening our doors to all. The Y also offers each and every member a complete package that includes full use of our entire facility with many different programs and activities to choose from.