Become a YMCA member !

YMCA Health and Fitness offers all Canadians the opportunity to improve their overall well-being—physical, mental, and emotional--through a variety of programs and services designed to  help individuals achieve their goals and reach their full potential.

It’s easy to join the YMCA and make a difference in your life. Whatever your health and fitness goals, you’ll find the support you need with fun classes, sports and activities for all ages. Our state-of-the-art facilities feature a wide variety of fitness equipment.

Join today! Drop by the membership desk at either the Fairford or Athabasca Health, Fitness and Recreation Facility for a tour and to discuss your membership and payment options.

Start using your membership to get active and healthy!


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There never seems like enough time in a day for your hectic to do list let alone working on your health and wellness. Whether you had a long day of work or school, chasing after toddlers, or working on a list of errands, a day can end without any physical activity in sight. At the Y, we make it easy for you to be healthier by accommodating all schedules and interests. From drop-in group fitness classes, lane swim, open gym and access to all kinds of cardio and strength equipment, you’ll be sure to find something that works for you. 

Join the YMCA and pay no joiner fee

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FREQUENTLY Asked Questions

How do I join the YMCA of Moose Jaw?
With two Health & Fitness Centres in the Moose Jaw area, you’re sure to find a location that’s convenient for you. Drop by the membership desk at either the Fairford or Athabasca facilities for a tour and to discuss your membership and payment options.

How much does it cost to become a member?
YMCA fees vary depending on whether you're joining as an individual or family.              Monthly Membership costs are as follows:

Monthly Membership costs are as follows:                                                                                  Child/Youth (0-17)           $16.40                                                                                                                    Young Adult (18-24)        $36.19                                                                                                                  Adult (24-64)                      $45.57                                                                                                                        1- Adult Family                 $54.86                                                                                                                       2- Adult Family                  $92.67                                                                                                                     Senior (65+)                       $41.57                                                                                                               

  All prices are subject to GST. All memberships are charged a Joiner Fee. Yearly payment options are also available-please consult with a membership service representative for more information.                                                                                                                                                         *Plus services- $15.24/month per person. Plus services allow you access to the following at each location: Fairford YMCA- adult only locker rooms, access to co-ed steam & sauna, towel services. Athabasca YMCA- unlimited tanning & towel services. Plus services are only eligible for adult, senior and family memberships. Young adults must pay the adult membership rate in order to receive these benefits.

What happens if I can’t afford the membership fees?
YMCA Financial Assistance is available to those individuals and families that are unable to pay the full fee for a YMCA general membership. Anyone interested in applying for Financial Assistance can be interviewed by booking an appointment with the Membership Manager. To apply, bring in a completed Financial Assistance Application along with proof of your income and expenses. Your interview will be an in-person assessment of your financial situation and will be completely confidential.

Do you offer child care while I exercise?
Absolutely! Our Athabasca Centre offer a child minding service that allows you to participate in a fitness program while we watch your children in a safe and fun environment.  Also, if you hold a family membership you receive child minding services for free while using the facility.  View our Child Minding Page for more information on Child Minding Services.

Can I bring a guest with me?
You can bring as many guests as you wish! The first time anyone visits the YMCA they are provided with a complimentary one week pass.  They may also attend our programs and fitness classes free of charge during their one week trial period.

Can I visit a YMCA Centre for just the day?
YES! You can buy a day pass at either of our YMCA Health & Fitness Centres. That way, you will be considered a member for the day and have access to either of our fitness centres.

  • New to the YMCA is our Family Day Pass for only $20.00. This is valid for two (2) Adults and Two (2) Youth under the age of 18 years.

I'm new to exercise - How do I learn to use the equipment at the YMCA?
New members are encouraged to participate in an orientation at one of our two locations with our certified staff at no extra charge (only free for annual Members within their first six (6) months).  Our certified staff will show you how to safely use the cardio and weight equipment. 

We also offer Personalized Training Services which YMCA members receive at a discounted rate.  All programs are designed with your specific needs, fitness levels and goals in mind.

How do I cancel my membership?
Members can cancel membership without penalty given they provide 5 business days written notice. Cancellations cannot be accepted over the phone.

How do I put my membership on hold?
You can put your membership on hold for a minimum of 30 days and a maximum of 90 days if you plan to return to the YMCA.  This way you don't have to cancel your membership and pay the Joiner fees again.