Minimum attendance reporting is waived beginning March 1, 2020, until further notice. Members that will not use the facility for 30 days or more should notify the facility (via phone or email) and request their membership be put in a HOLD status. If approved by the facility manager, the membership term may be extended by the same time it was on hold at no additional cost to the government.
In partnership with the Armed Services YMCA, the Department of Defense is proud to offer the Military Outreach Initiative. The Military Outreach Initiative offers gym memberships and respite childcare services for qualified military members and families nationwide. Through this initiative, military members and families receive vital resources that promote youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
Category 1: Active Duty Independent Duty Personnel
Category 2: Unaccompanied Spouse/Family of Active Duty
Category 3: Unaccompanied Spouse/Family of Joint Deployed Guard and Reserve
Category 4: Community Based Warrior Transition Unit (CBWTU)
For eligibility, all categories must be greater than 10 miles from a free or Service-provided fitness facility.
Please note the application forms have changed. The older versions (2018 and 2019) will be accepted until May 31, 2020.
More Questions? Please take a look at the FAQs.