Safety. Community. Results.

When you join the YMCA of the East Bay, you gain an all-access pass to health and fitness, and a dynamic community from all walks of life. 

With fitness branches in Albany, Berkeley, Oakland, Pleasant Hill, and Richmond; over 40 child care centers across the East Bay, and a beautiful overnight camp near Half Moon Bay, YMCA of the East Bay is a true community hub.

Join our mission to Advance Health, Empower Youth, and Strengthen Communities!

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The Y Advantage

Our members have access to a wide array of great benefits.
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Nationwide Access
Access to over 2000 participating YMCAs in all 50 states!
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Group Fitness Classes
Members have unlimited access to our ever-growing list of classes.
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Fitness Coaching
Personalized fitness coaching is included with your membership. Build a fitness plan that's right for you!
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Financial Assistance
We offer need-based financial assistance. Apply online today!
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Five Branch Access
Check out CrossFit at Pleasant Hill, the Draymond Green Basketball Court at Oakland, or the new functional fitness space at Berkeley!
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Virtual Fitness
Supplement your gym routine with at-home or on-the-go workouts through YMCA 360 and our Virtual Y.
Find the Branch for You

We have five state-of-the-art fitness centers across the East Bay. Each has their own personality, all are about getting results for you. Explore each branch to find your Y!

Classes that Keep You Coming Back for More

All our branches have an ever-expanding repertoire of group fitness classes to choose from. Your membership includes an unlimited number of classes!

Ready, Set, DIVE IN!

Make a splash in one of our pools with swim lessons, lap swimming, family swim, water walking, and water fitness!

Community You Can Count On

Your membership fuels our deep-rooted community work and the impact is felt across the East Bay.

Everyone is welcome at the Y

Our strength is our community. We encourage people of all backgrounds and walks-of-life to join, and we're committed to making our programs and services affordable and accessible for all.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a YMCA East Bay member!

Reach out to our membership team with any additional questions at