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Ignite at the YMCA

Ignite your potential at the YMCA! Explore our inclusive, judgment free environment and find out for yourself why we’re not just another gym. You’ll feel energized with unlimited access to group fitness classes, state-of-the-art conditioning rooms, swimming pools, drop-in rec sports and more.

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* Terms and conditions apply. Continuous membership required. Offer expires March 15, 2024

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YMCA Membership

The Y is more than just a place to work out. It’s a thriving community of members who are here to help support one another so we can all shine brightly into our future. 

Here at the Y, we have all-inclusive memberships to make living a healthy lifestyle easier and fun for the whole family. Find your groove in our group fitness classes, get stronger on our weight floors, learn to swim with our aquatic programs, or shoot hoops in the gymnasium! Login to your Y account here!

If you have any questions about our membership, you can contact our team by emailing [email protected] or calling us at 902-423-9622 (extension 0).

Your Fitness Destination: John W. Lindsay YMCA

As a member of the YMCA, you’ll have access to our flagship facility, John W. Lindsay YMCA, located in the heart of Halifax. This state-of-the-art center offers a range of fitness and wellness options, including swimming pools, gymnasiums, and modern fitness equipment, all designed to support your health and community engagement.

Standard Pricing & Plans

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General Membership

Plus Membership

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Basic Rates

PLUS Rates

GYM Access

 A free fitness consultation
Unlimited drop-in group fitness classes yoga, bootcamp, cycling and more

Pool Access

Free swim lessons for all ages
Unlimited drop-in pool activities
Aquafit and lane swimming


Child minding services
Free membership hold options
Access to Canadian YMCA membership centres
Access to our virtual platform Y@HOME+

Virtual Access Y@Home+

25+ live fitness classes every week
Exclusive on-demand fitness videos
Meal Plans, shopping lists and recipes
Workout and coaching plans
Fitness challenges
Kids and family activities include arts & crafts, sing-along songs and activities for the whole family.
Wellness programs including meditation and leadership development programs
And so much more…


No locked-in contracts
3 Guest Passes
Member discounts on registered programs Member discounts on personal training
Free membership hold options

PLUS Access

Access to adult-only locker rooms
Towel service
Body care products
Steam, Sauna and Lounge
Coffee and Tea

If you want to enjoy the facilities of John W. Lindsay YMCA for a day, you can purchase a one day pass at the following rates:

Students ………………………………….. $8.00

Adult ……………………………………….. $10.00

Families …………………………………… $20.00

Please note that some programs may require pre-registration or additional fees.

Next Level Comfort

YMCA PLUS takes your membership to the next level. By upgrading your membership you will receive the comforts of your home here at the Y.

Sauna, privacy, lounge, towel service, and so much more…

FREE for Members

Y@HOME+ is included in your membership, and gives you access to hundreds of programming and services you can do both at home and at your YMCA.

To sign up, connect with our Membership Team and they’ll send you the access code! 

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John W. Lindsay YMCA

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