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South Shore YMCA

South Shore YMCA

South Shore YMCA


Membership Rates

Membership Categories

Household: Up to five individuals living at the same address. One person must be 18 years or older. For Households with more than five individuals, a $20 monthly fee is charged for each additional Household Member.

Adult: Individual ages 28-64

Youth: Child ages 0-6.  A Youth Member must join with an Adult, Young Adult or Senior Member.

Junior: Individual ages 7-22. A Junior Membership can be purchased as an automatic monthly withdrawal, or on a month-to-month basis. Please see corresponding fees below.

Young Adult: Individual ages 23-27

Senior: Individual age 65+

Membership Rates

The following Membership Rates are effective as of December 20, 2017 for new members and January 1st, 2018 for existing members. All membership categories include full access and member benefits at both our Quincy and Emilson Branches at the rates listed below.

Membership Category Monthly Fee Joiners Fee
Household $119 $150
Adult $67 $100

$28  - automatic monthly draft
$38 - month-to-month 

Young Adult $45 $50
Senior $48 $50


*The monthly rate is an ongoing fee that is paid through an automatic withdrawal from a bank account or credit card. To stop the withdrawals, please call or visit your home branch to fill out a cancellation form. A 30-day notice is required. Annual Memberships are non-refundable.

Joiner's Fee: A joiner's fee is required for the membership types indicated above. The fee must be paid in full at the time of enrollment.

Financial Assistance: The South Shore YMCA strives to serve the entire community. Financial Assistance is available to those who cannot afford fees. Assistance is awarded based on the need demonstrated by household income and/or extenuating circumstances and the funds available. Monies used to fund Financial Assistance are made possible through charitable donations to our Change a Life Fund. 

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Bank Draft Membership Cancellations: A 30-day notice is required to cancel your membership. Cancellation is not effective until a signed Cancellation Form has been received. Cancellation will become effective 30 days from receipt of Cancellation Form. You will have access to the YMCA for 30 days after the last draft on your account. If your account is not in good standing, any balance will be due at the time of cancellation or your bank draft withdrawal will remain active until a zero balance has been reached. Cancellation forms may be submitted in person or mailed. Upon cancellation, a confirmation notice will be mailed by the YMCA within 2 weeks. If you do not receive a confirmation of cancellation, the YMCA has not received your cancellation and will continue to draft your account. 

Please Note: In order to receive member rates for programs, your membership must be current throughout the entire program session. If membership is terminated during the session, Non-Member rates must be paid for the remainder of classes.

Annual dues are non-refundable.

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