Financial Assistance


Annually, the YMCA of Metro Chicago awards $3–4 million in scholarships to help people participate in programs like Safe ‘n Sound that they couldn’t otherwise afford it. It’s our goal to make our programs and services available to everyone regardless of ability to pay.
A waiver or reduction of fees is available subject to facility and program capacity, and demonstrated need, without regard to race, color, nationality, religion, gender, age, or disability.

How to Apply
To apply for financial assistance complete the fee assistance application and submit to the Safe ‘n Sound Program office at:

34 S Washington Street
Naperville, IL, 60540 (map)

Download: Fee assistance application

Should you have any questions feel free to contact our customer service team by phone at 630.585-2207 or by email at