You Belong.

 Member Benefits



A membership to the GLOW YMCA brings with it numerous benefits and advantages in the areas of facility access, programs, services, and financial savings. When you join the Genesee County YMCA, the Wyoming County YMCA, or the Orleans County YMCA, you get membership privileges at all three branches. Your membership includes unlimited access to:


  • State of the Art Wellness Centers
  • Fitness on Demand
  • Open Gym
  • Public & Private Locker Rooms
  • as well as Group Exercise Classes like Spinning, Boot Camp, Silver Sneakers, and more.


Member Programs & Services include:

  • Child Watch Services
  • Facility & Wellness Center Orientation
  • Fitness Consultation
  • Fitness Evaluation
  • Personal Training

Reduced Rates for Members for:

  • Youth Programs
  • Summer Camp
  • Before & After School Childcare
  • Special YMCA Events
  • Personal Training
  • Aquatics & Gymnastics at Association Branches
  • Birthday Parties

Facility Reservations:

Members have the privilege of reserving the gymnasium, fitness rooms/group exercise rooms, and the batting cage at a reduced rate. Non-members can use available areas that are not in use at the time of their visit for the full rental rate.

Private Locker Rentals:

Private lockers are available for rent at the Service Desk, with fees based on size. Individuals must be 18 years of age to rent a YMCA locker. Public lockers are available for day use at no charge.

Nationwide Membership Program:

The ability to use other participating Ys across the United States at no charge or at a reduced pass fee.

Membership Fees, Payments, & Incentives



Members are the YMCA. Children, adults, and families make up the YMCA’s membership base and are the foundation of all that the YMCA does. Membership to the GLOW YMCA carries with it a comprehensive use of YMCA facilities, discounted program fees, and access to special services. To follow are the categories and fees for YMCA Membership: (*please note that youth memberships must be paid for annually. The monthly deduction is not available for the youth membership category).


“No one is denied services because of inability to pay.” 



Category Definition Joining Fee Monthly Bankdraft Deduction
Youth 0-12 Years of Age                  (*Annual Fee Option Only) NA $131*
Junior 13-17 Years of Age $25 $19
Young Adult 18-24 Years of Age or Full-Time College Student, must submit proof of full-time status from college Record Office. $25 $26
Adult 25 Years & Up $25 $32
Two Adults 2 Adults living in the same household $25 $42
One Adult Family 1 Adult with Dependents through age of 18 and full-time college students through age of 23 all living in the same household $25 $42
Two Adults Family 2 Adults with Dependents through age of 18 and full-time college students through age of 23 all living in the same household $25 $52
Senior Citizen 62 Years & Up $25 $29
Two Adults Senior 2 Adults 62 Years & Up $25 $41


Membership Payment Options


1.  Annual Membership dues can be paid by cash, check, Visa/Mastercard, or by YMCA Gift Certificate.

2.  Bankdraft Membership start-up payment can be paid by cash, check, Visa/Mastercard, or by YMCA Gift Certificate. Monthly deductions are withdrawn automatically from a predesignated checking account, credit card, savings account, or debit card. Deductions can be withdrawn on the 1st or 15th of each month. Contractually, this automatic deduction will continue until a 30-day written notice (termination form) is presented to the Service Desk. A 30-day written notice is also required for any membership or account change.

3.  The YMCA will consider pro-rated refunds for programs and membership. Requests must be submitted in writing.  Refunds will not be given for disciplinary action.

4.  A lapse in membership of 30 days or more requires repayment of the Joining Fee.

Click here to learn about our Scholarship Assistance Program

YMCA Partners


          The YMCA has numerous collaborative relationships with local employers and HMOs in an effort to save members money and make the YMCA accessible to all. If your employer may be interested in the YMCA’s Corporate Membership Program please let us know. The YMCA’s current HMO Partners and Corporate Membership Programs include:

  • Silver Sneakers
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • ARC of Orleans
  • Medina Memorial Hospital
  • Aetna Silver & Fit
  • Associated Brands
  • Takeform Architectural Graphics
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY Wellness Card
  • Claims Recovery Financial Services
  • Independent Health Healthy Benefits
  • BMP
  • Univera Silver & Fit
  • IFCN
  • Medina Central School District
  • NYS Department of Corrections
  • Independent Health Flex Fit Card
Call the YMCA to learn more about the Y’s HMO partners and how you might save money by participating.

At the YMCA, no one is denied services because of an inability to pay.

Please ask about the YMCA’s Scholarship Assistance Program