Welcome to the
The YMCA Branch Name strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We’re more than just a place to work out. At the Y, we help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all with the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at the heart of everything we do.
With a commitment to nurturing youth development, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive.
Everyone is Welcome
The YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley is a Membership Organization open to all people. Through the generosity of donors, we are able to provide programs and services to those who may not otherwise be able to participate. Financial assistance, to the extent possible, is available to those in need.
If you cannot afford the full cost of a YMCA program or membership, you may apply for financial assistance. Financial assistance, to the extent possible, is available to those in need. You may ask for a confidential assistance application at either our Rome or Oneida branches. All YMCA members receive the same membership benefits, regardless of scholarship assistance.
If you have a disability and need further assistance or information please contact us; we encourage people with special needs to be a part of our organization.
How to Apply
Stop by the member services department at your local YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley. To process your application, we need the following information:
- Copy of last year's tax return
- Copy of current pay stub or
- Copy of social security or disability check
- Membership Application
- Financial Aid Application
Below is a link to the Scholarship Application; please print, fill out, and bring with you to the Membership Services Desk, or mail the application to either the Rome or Oneida YMCA branches.
The YMCA will review the application to determine financial assistance eligibility and you will be contacted by your local branch if your award has been approved.
Financial assistance is available to anyone based on family income, number of household members, and the availability of YMCA funds. Assistance is provided on a fair and open basis, in accordance with our donors' wishes. Financial Assistance is provided on a first come, first served basis. Contact your local branch for current availability.
The YMCA of the Greater Tri-Valley is a charitable, non-profit organization serving Madison and Oneida Counties since 1871.