The gym transforms bodies. At the Y we transform lives. Take a class at the Y this fall. Registration is underway. Click here to register yours today!
At the YMCA you’ll find everything from fun summer programs and camps, to community outreach, to passionate people who workout with purpose. Because at the Y your family is joining more than a gym, they’re joining a community committed to transforming lives—inside and out.
At the Y we provide:
We're more than a gym—we are a community committed to strengthening bodies, minds and neighborhoods. For over 155 years the Y has been dedicated to building healthy, confident, connected and secure children, adults, families and communities. Every day our impact is felt when an individual makes a healthy choice, when a mentor inspires a child and when a community comes together for the common good.
Start your Y membership in three easy steps:
The YMCA of Metro Chicago Association includes 23 YMCAs in the Chicagoland area. If you are looking for a YMCA that is not in our Association, you can also visit the YMCA of the USA to find a YMCA near you. Please note that membership offers of the YMCA of Metro Chicago are not transferable to YMCAs outside of the YMCA of Metro Chicago Association.