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When you join the Y, you'll discover new ways to connect with your potential, purpose and community. No matter where you are on your journey, the Y is where you can be, belong and become. Join us.

Member Benefits

Multiple Facilities

We offer 5 different branches with modern facilities to keep you fit.

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Fitness Classes

Y Members of all fitness levels can find an engaging and challenging fitness class perfect for them.

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Discounts on Programs

Get reduced pricing for Y programs, such as youth sports, swim lessons, camps and more.

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Wellness Orientation

Get free one-on-one coaching to begin your fitness journey.

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Free Youth Enrichment Programs

Family memberships include free enrichment programs that are sure to keep your kids healthy in spirit, mind and body.

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Nationwide Access

Gain access to thousands of YMCAs at no extra charge.

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Membership Rates

ADULT (19-64)






SENIOR (65+)






YOUTH (9-18)


Administrative fee: $24.95 (one-time, non-refundable payment upon joining).

Please inquire when joining regarding any corporate agreements the Y may have with your employer or health insurance provider.

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Financial Assistance

The Y is committed to ensuring that all people have the opportunity to reach their full potential. Through our generous donors, we're able to provide financial assistance on Y memberships to make our programs accessible to people of all income levels.

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Military Benefits

In partnership with the Armed Services YMCA, the Department of Defense is proud to offer 6-month gym memberships at the YMCA of Greater Des Moines.