YMCA Etiquette Statement

Our Commitment to Each Other

  • The YMCA is committed to maintaining an environment that is safe, inclusive and free of harassment and discrimination.
  • As a shared place for everyone to enjoy, each of us can make it better for all by being respectful of others and taking responsibility for our personal conduct.
  • Please report any unacceptable or unusual behaviour to the YMCA Welcome Staff immediately.

YMCA Building Etiquette

  • We are a scent-reduced facility (including locker rooms)
  • We are a peanut-reduced facility
  • For all YMCA programs, children under 12 years must be supervised by a guardian (16 years or older; check in/out policies apply)
  • Photography and video of any kind is not permitted without authorization from management
  • Use of phones, cameras and other electronic devices is not permitted in the locker room area
  • Please remove outdoor footwear before entering the Wellness Centre, studios or locker rooms
  • Please lock all personal belongings in a locker (e.g. shoes, bags, coats)
  • Non-members 16 years and older will be asked to sign-in and show government-issued photo ID
  • Members 13 – 15 years of age must complete a teen weight trainer consultation before using the YMCA Wellness Centre.