Applying for Economic Hardship

Required Documentation:

Denied Open Doors Application- If you did not apply for financial aid, please explain why in the tell us more box.

Recent Notarized Letter of Employment

If you live in a shelter, please ask the shelter to provide you a letter stating that you are living there and that they recommend the Y for you with their contact information. 

If you currently reside in a halfway house, we require a signed letter of recommendation from your Parole Officer & Their Contact Information. As well as a signed recommendation letter from the halfway house with their contact information. Please note that the YMCA scans all who enter through the Sex Offender Registry.

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Acknowledgement

I am requesting assistance from the Y and I certify that all information submitted above is complete and accurate. I understand and acknowledge that as a participant in the YMCA Economic Hardship Program, I will be expected to reapply quarterly, semi-annually, or annually. If I do not verify information in a timely manner your account may terminated. I understand that the Greater Waterbury YMCA can terminate my membership or discount at any time due to violations in code of conduct.

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