Why join the Y?

More than a gym, a pool, or a place for fitness, the Y allows members to experience a sense of belonging that can't be found anywhere else!
State-of-the-Art Fitness Equipment
Includes cardio centers, strength training, weight rooms, and free weights.
Pools and Exercise Facilities
A safe environment for swimming, fitness and running for all ages and abilities.
Nationwide Access
Membership gives you free access to all participating U.S. YMCA locations.
child care
Complimentary Child Watch
Work out or take a class while your kids have fun in a safe environment.

Y Stories

Andrew's Y Story

"I joined the Gateway Region YMCA after returning home to Waterloo, Illinois from rehab in Omaha,...

Marvin's Y Story

"I'll be 83 in August. I spent 27 years in the Air Force and 25 years in real estate. At whatever...

Holly's Y Story

A military change of station brought us to Scott Air Force Base and O’Fallon, IL in June of...

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Community is the cornerstone of the Y.

Together, we can build a stronger Gateway Region.