YMCA Corporate Wellness Program


Healthy Living at the YMCA

The YMCA’s Corporate Wellness Program makes it easier than ever for your employees to be active, healthy and more productive.

Being healthy means more than simply being physically active. It’s about getting healthy from the inside out. The Y is a place where you can work toward that balance by challenging yourself to reach new fitness goals, fostering connections or bringing your loved ones closer together through our family-centered activities.


Benefits of Healthy Employees

Employees are the most valuable assets to any company. Organizations that value and promote a healthy lifestyle have an edge when it comes to attracting and retaining key people. Plus, companies enjoy a variety of additional benefits of healthy employees, including: Increased Morale, Productivity & Retention Physical activity improves moods and energy and decreases stress and anxiety. Active employees feel good about themselves and their work.

Decreased Absenteeism & Health Care CostsAn estimated 25-30% of companies’ medical costs per year are spent on employees with excess, often preventable, health risk. Improved wellness reduces employee absenteeism, injury, overall medical claimsand healthcare costs.

*Statistics provided by American Heart Association, 2010.


Our Corporate Wellness Program

Healthy Steps Partnership

  • $0 joiner fee
  • 10% off the monthly membership dues
  • Program requires participation of at least 10 employees


For Employees

YMCA Membership

As a Y member, you will enjoy the many benefits of YMCA membership at all 22 of our Chicagoland locations.

Y members also enjoy

  • State-of-the-art fitness centers with the latest cardio and strength equipment
  • Tons of free group exercise classes each week including Zumba, yoga and spinning
  • FREE fitness consultations to help you create a personalized fitness plan
  • FREE babysitting services at most centers
  • Family, youth and teen events
  • Web-based fitness and nutrition program
  • Reduced rates and early registration for: youth, teen and adult programs including camp, swim lessons, programs and personal training
  • Use of all YMCAs in Metropolitan Chicago
  • Earn a free month when a friend joins


Ready to Get Started?

For more information, contact our member services desk.