Join the South Shore Y!

Find the better you

When you join the Y, you get more than just clean, safe, and beautiful facilities to improve your health – you become part of a cause-driven community that cares about you and your whole family. With onsite babysitting, brand-new equipment, heated pools, indoor track and turf, tennis, basketball courts, unlimited group exercise classes, fitness options for all ages, and so much more — there is something for everyone in the family at the South Shore YMCA. The better you belongs here!


  • $0 Joiner’s Fee
  • 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
  • Friends & Family Referral Program – save 20%!
  • No Annual Commitment
  • Flexible Pricing “Membership for All”
  • 50% off Swim Lessons and most Y programs
  • Preferred registration dates & rates off our programs and Y camps
  • Free onsite babysitting in our Playroom for children ages 6 months to 6 years old
  • Supervised Activity Center for children 6 – 10 years old
  • Heated pools and indoor/outdoor tracks
  • Indoor Basketball Courts
  • Dozens of group exercise classes each week

20/20 Friends & Family Referral

For a limited time, active South Shore YMCA Adult and Family Members can refer NEW members to the SOUTH SHORE YMCA, and you will both receive 20% off your Y monthly membership fees! Offer begins on January 1. To sign up for this offer, you must visit the South Shore YMCA's Emilson Y branch in Hanover or the Hale Family Y branch in Quincy. Not valid on Junior or Youth memberships.

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Friends and Family Member Referral

Find Your Strength: Find Your Y

Click the link below to join online from anywhere, anytime. Just create an online SSYMCA account and “shop” for the membership type you want! Or, come in for a tour and we’ll gladly show you around! Be sure to ask about our “Membership for All” flexible pricing and financial assistance.


Make the South Shore YMCA the place for you! Join us this month and pay $0 joiners fee. PLUS you’ll receive a FREE “Fit-Commit!” session with a Y trainer to set your goals and start a plan to get you there. And, new and existing members receive unlimited access to our VIRTUAL SSYMCA online health and fitness platform with live-streaming group exercise and on-demand workouts.  30-day money-back guarantee and no annual commitment.

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Need Help?

Contact our Membership Team for assistance.
Emilson YMCA – 781-829-8585 | Hale Family YMCA (Quincy) – 617-479-8500

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A healthy tomorrow starts today! Join the Y's supportive community that exists to help you become your better self - spirit, mind and body. Join online today and pay $0 joiner's fee!

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