Sussex County YMCA

Membership Information

The Sussex County YMCA is a mission driven, community organization. When you join the Sussex County YMCA, you are joining more than a gym. You are becoming part of a worldwide organization committed to strengthening communities. We provide a wide variety of programs and classes for people of all ages in our community, and offer several different types of membership. Regardless of the type of membership, we consider each and every YMCA member to be an important part of our growing YMCA family.

Facility Memberships
Facility Memberships are available in the following categories and include the following: priority registration for all programs, use of the pool, Wellness Center including free equipment orientation and group exercise classes, Wellness Coaching Program, lap swim, adult aquatic group exercise classes, family swim times, and use of the locker rooms and showers.

Facility Membership Rates
Monthly Draft
Joining Fee

Youth (0-12)




Teen (13-17)




Young Adult (18-22)




Adult (23-64)




Senior (65 & up)




Senior Couple (65 & up)








NEW Plus Option -add an additional adult living in same house




Program Membership Rates
per year


 Individual (Youth/Adult)








Facility Membership Includes:

Family Facility Membership Includes:

Of the free classes offered to Family Facility Members, there is a limit of two free classes per family, per session (additional fees apply if more than two free classes are selected).  In addition, if your child misses more than two classes in a row without notifying the Y, the child will be dropped from the class.

Program Membership Includes:
Program Members may participate in select youth and adult aquatic programs and adult specialty programs for an additional fee.

*Defined as two adults, all children under the age of 18, and full-time college students (15 credits) under the age of 22, living in the same household.

Child Watch
Child Watch is included as part of Family membership. Adult facility members pay a $4.00 per child per visit fee for their children, aged 3 months to 6 years, while parents participate in our programs. Child Watch is not available to non-members. Child Watch Parent Handbook

The following time limits are in place for each group:

3 months- 12 months up to 1 hour daily
13 months- 18 months up to 1.5 hours daily
19 months- 6 years up to 2 hours daily

Youth Room
The Youth Room is available for children aged 6 and up. The area is supervised by YMCA staff to ensure the safety and well being of all children. There is a two hour time limit for all participants and a $5 fee per youth per visit for non-members.

Child Watch and Youth Room Schedule

6th, 7th and 8th Grade Memberships

New for the Fall of 2016, free memberships will be given to middle school children. Details of the program will be made available in early Fall. If you're interested in enrolling your child, please fill out the form.

Click here for our current 7th grade membership information

Corporate Memberships
The Sussex County YMCA offers customized membership packages for corporations. Please contact Edith Lynch, Associate Membership Director, to discuss options.

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ Members
As part of a new YMCA Gateway Family Membership program every Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield NJ member is eligible to receive a complimentary one-month membership at their local participating YMCA throughout New Jersey.
The Gateway Family Membership program is designed to provide families, who are new to the YMCA with a special promotion to expose them to the YMCA’s full array of services.
Families who are not, or have not been YMCA members in the past year, are qualified to receive the free one-month membership. At the end of the one-month complimentary period, families may choose without any obligation to convert to a full-family membership. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
Horizon BCBS NJ members can simply show their ID Card and bring the offer coupon located on the Horizon website to the Sussex County YMCA Welcome Center, 15 Wits End Road, Hardyston, to receive a free one-month membership.
For more information, please email Edith Lynch, Associate Membership Director or call 973-209-9622.



P. 973.209.9622 



Mon-Fri: 5:00am-9:30pm
Sat: 7:00am-6:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-6:00pm

Child Watch

Mon-Fri:  8:30am-12:30pm
Sat-Sun: 8:30am-12:30pm

Youth Room

Mon-Fri: 4:00pm-8:00pm
Sat-Sun: 8:30am-12:30pm


Family Programs

Group Exercise

Youth Sports Enrichment


Program Guide


Special events


American Red Cross Training's

Blue Mountain Day Camp

Summer Y Camps