JKR Branch

The Hamilton Area YMCA's JKR Branch is our main branch where wellness and social opportunities abound!

Enjoy such amenities as our 6,100-square-foot Wellness Center, Kid’s Gymnasium, two group exercise studios, dance studio and spirit, mind and body center. The JKR Branch also houses our heated indoor pool, whirlpool, suspended running track and air-conditioned gymnasium. An all-inclusive class schedule includes Indoor Cycling, Pilates, Yoga, Step, Muscle Conditioning, Boot Camp, LesMills classes and more!

Our Y's Owls Preschool is also located at our JKR Branch. Y's Owls Preschool is a place of discovery where each child is acknowledged as an individual with his or her own feelings, needs and interests. Our philosophy is to focus on your child. For more information, please visit the Y's Owls Preschool page.

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1315 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Contact Us:

Ph: 609.581.9622
Fax: 609.581.3837
Email: info@hamiltonymca.org

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At the YMCA you are not just a member; you're part of our family. Here are a few policies to keep in mind to make your experience the best it can be.

Guest Policy

Three complimentary guest passes will be provided per membership and will be renewed upon your specific join date. Teen Memberships do not receive guest passes. Guest passes that are not used will reset the next year. Guests under the age of 18 must be signed in by an adult on the membership and accompanied for the duration of their visit.

  • Members ages 18 and older are welcome to bring guests to the Y and must accompany their guest for the duration of their visit.
  • All guests ages 18 years and older must present a physical, valid form of ID to enter the building.
  • All guests are required to sign a Code of Conduct before using the facility, valid for one calendar year. 
  • A maximum of two guests per membership is permitted at one time.
  • Guests are allowed to visit the facility a maximum of 3 times per calendar year. 

Day Pass Fees:





Youth (0 - 17)



Adult (18+)






Membership Freeze

Memberships may be frozen for medical reasons that prevent you from participating at the YMCA. A physician’s letter is required for all medical freezes. The medical letter/excuse must list the start and end date of the freeze. Please notify member services prior to the start date of all medical freezes.  Memberships can be frozen for any reason for up to two months 1x/year.

Cancellation & Change Policy

Hamilton Area YMCA reserves the right to cancel classes for insufficient enrollment and/or for special events; close facilities in inclement weather or due to circumstances beyond the Y's control; and change schedules, rates and fees without prior notice when necessary.

Credit/Refund Policy

Please click here for our full Member Handbook with all of our policies.

•  The Y is a leading nonprofit organization for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. 

•  The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children committed to bringing about lasting personal and social change. With a focus on nurturing the potential of every child and teen, improving the nation's health and well-being and providing opportunities to give back and support neighbors, the Y enables youth, adults, families and communities to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.

•   In the U.S., the Y is comprised of YMCA of the USA, a national resource office, and 2,700 YMCAs with approximately 20,000 full time staff and 600,000 volunteers in 10,000 communities across the country.

•  The Y engages 9 million youth and 13 million adults each year in the U.S.

•  Worldwide, the Y serves more than 45 million people in 119 countries. Ys across the U.S. play an integral role in strengthening the leadership and youth programs of the Y around the world.

•  Members, staff and volunteers of the Y include men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life.

•  The Y offers programs, services and initiatives focused on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, according to the unique needs of the communities it engages.

•  The Y is accessible to all people. Financial assistance is offered to individuals and families who cannot afford membership.

•  The Y is guided by four core values: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

YMCA by the numbers - Hamilton Area YMCA Financial Statement..