The healthy way to support your community

A YMCA membership means not only having access to great programs and motivated staff ready to help you achieve your health and fitness goals, but also giving back to your community. The YMCA is a charity and by becoming a member you’re helping support local initiatives and build healthy communities.

Great programs, reasonable prices, expert staff.

  • Choose from a variety of Group fitness programs included in your membership.
  • Most group fitness classes are drop-in.
  • Your membership can also include swimming lessons, youth activities, leadership and development programs for your children.
  • Child minding is available at convenient times, thereby enabling you to make the most of your membership.
  • Open 363 days a year. (We are only closed Dec. 25 & Jan 1)

Options and fees that cater to all schedules and budgets.

Our Rates

We have expanded our options to better serve those in our community.

  • Family/Group: For up to 5 individuals who do not need to be related or live at the same household but must include at least one person over 18 years old and account must be managed by a single payee.
  • Couple: For 2 adults who do not need to be related or live at the same household but account must be managed by a single payee. 

For 2024, we are keeping all the membership categories but making a modest adjustment to our rates. Here are our 2024 Rates:

Cobourg YMCA | 2024 Membership Rates
  12 Month Monthly Day Pass
Family/Group $1,541 $135 $17.50
Adult $830 $73 $14.50
Senior (55yrs+) $711 $62 $11.00
Young Adult ALL-IN (15 – 29yrs) $652 $57 $9.00
Young Adult BASIC (15 – 29yrs) $534 $47 n/a
Youth (under 15yrs) $593 $52 $7.00
Couple $1,423 $125 n/a
Senior Couple (55yrs+) $1,210 $106 $8.50*
Brighton YMCA | 2024 Membership Rates
  12 Month Monthly Day Pass
Family/Group $1,541 $135 n/a
Adult $711 $62 $11
Senior (55yrs +) $652 $57 $11
Young Adult (15 – 29yrs) $534 $47 $11
Youth (under 15yrs) $426 $37 $11
Couple $1,304 $114 n/a
Senior Couple (55yrs +) $1,126 $99 n/a

Financial Assistance:

The YMCA strives to serve all members of the community. Every effort will be made to accommodate all who wish to participate in YMCA programs and services, within the boundaries of our available resources and program capacity.

  • YMCA Strong Communities Campaign is available to those individuals and families who are unable to pay the full fee for a YMCA Membership.
  • To apply, bring in a completed Application Form (PDF) 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.
Young Adult


for 2024, Young Adults (ages 15-29) CAN CHOOSE BASIC or ALL-INCLUSIVE Membership options.

BASIC: Unlimited Access to the Personal Conditioning Centre and Gymnasium at our Cobourg location

ALL-INCLUSIVE: Access to all YMCA Programs and Services including Group Fitness Classes, Pool Access, and Swimming Lessons.  

Both Membership tiers include:

  • access to Y@Home+, YThrive, and EatPlantJoy
  • discounts on registered programs and workshops
  • no joiner fee or hidden costs
  • a vibrant, inclusive community that supports your health and fitness goals

Join us today! 


A plan that works for you and your business!

Enhance employee wellness with YMCA Northumberland’s Corporate Membership Plan, providing discounted rates, efficient administration, and monthly adjustments.

  • With our plan, businesses can give their employees the opportunity to exercise regularly, live healthier and achieve greater work/life balance at a discounted rate. 
  • The memberships can be singles, doubles, couples or a family/groups of up to 5 individuals.
  • All Corporate Membership Plan participants receive full membership access and benefits at 10% off regular rates.
  • No joiner fees or hidden costs.

Each Corporate Membership PLan is centrally managed by your organization with one point of contact/administrator who collects payments and manages YMCA Northumberland’s monthly invoice.

Each invoice includes all current plan participants for tracking and because all memberships are monthly, you can make changes from month to month as needed.

To join as a member, each participant needs to fill out a basic onboarding form with their employer. Then, new members simply check in at our front desk during their first visit to get their photo taken for ID Cards that are used to access the facilities ongoing.


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