Assisted Membership Options

As a charity, the YMCA does not turn anyone away due to their ability to pay. Our Assisted Membership options offer the chance for individuals and families to experience the YMCA at a rate that fits their needs and budget.

We offer two choices for assisted memberships: day pass and monthly.

GST is included in all pricing.

Day Pass Assisted Membership

Daily Rate - GST Included
  • Single day access to the fitness centre, fitness classes, track, fieldhouse gymnasium, indoor play space, aquatics, and change rooms
  • Fee is per visit

Monthly Assisted Membership

Monthly Rate - GST Included
  • Unlimited monthly access to the fitness centre, fitness
    classes, track, field house gymnasium, indoor play space, aquatics, and change rooms
  • Membership card with QR code to skip the Member Services line

Children and teens receive:

  • 1 week of camp (limited spaces available)
  • 2 swim lesson sessions per year
  • 1 youth sport program per year

Please note: it may take up to 15 business days for your application to be reviewed. 

Questions? Check out our FAQ HERE.

How to Apply

Option 1 (For Individual Memberships Only):

You are automatically approved if you are a verified recipient of one of the following:

  • AISH Card
  • Alberta Works Card
  • Alberta Adult Health Benefit
  • Alberta Child Health Benefit
  • Alberta Seniors Benefit Card
  • Evidence of Employment Insurance (EI)
  • Evidence of Medical Insurance
  • Disability Tax Credit
  • Refugee Claimant Card

Please bring one of the above, and apply using the button below.

Option 2 (For Individual or Family Memberships):

If you do not qualify under Option 1, you may provide your most recent Notice of Assessment from the CRA and a recent paystub for all applicants over the age of 18.
Apply using the button below.

Option 3 (Referrals for Individual Memberships):

Are you an employee of a social service organization whose client would benefit from financial assistance for their YMCA membership? Email [email protected] to inquire about our referral form.

External Funding:

In addition to our Assisted Membership Program, the following financial assistance programs are available in our area:

Summer Camp Financial Assistance

Are you looking for financial assistance for summer camp?
CLICK HERE to file an application using our Assisted Funding Form.

Contact Us
Questions about our Assisted Membership Options?
Contact MJ at [email protected] 
or call 403-942-5753.