YMCA Fairthorne Group is much bigger than just your local nursery or Daycamp. We offer services in locations from Basingstoke to Portsmouth, Andover to the Isle of Wight. As part of the YMCA Community we hope you will feel part of YMCA Fairthorne Group as a whole and make the very most of your family’s YMCA experience. As members you and your family play a vital part in helping us give all children, young people and their families the ability to belong, contribute and thrive.

Membership makes attending events, such as this campfire, easier.

Membership discounts

Membership is a great way to get involved with your local YMCA.  The scheme includes:

·        Up to 20% off Daycamps at Fairthorne Manor, Portsmouth, Southampton and Shanklin (the discount varies depending on when you book)

·        10% off camping, BBQ and fire pit hire, and refreshments at Fairthorne Manor Campsite

·         10% off activity sessions at Fairthorne Manor

·         20% off birthday parties at Fairthorne Manor

·         10% off After School Club fees at Portsmouth Grammar School

·         10% off Family Festivals at Fairthorne Manor

Abseiling, Fairthorne Manor


By becoming YMCA Members you and your family will benefit from a whole range of exclusive members’ benefits:

Events: enjoy a free exclusive members’ event once a month at Fairthorne Manor, Botley.

Exclusive offers: enjoy special members’ benefits at all our events and all our services. This includes offers such as early bird booking, free gifts, early entry and more.

Discounts: enjoy members’ discounts on your favourite services, including Daycamps, camping, birthday parties and more.


Playing guitar at our Southampton housing.

How can you help the YMCA?

Volunteer: throughout the year we have exciting volunteering opportunities across the organisation.

Tell us your views: join your local Members’ Committee to help decide the future of the YMCA.

Fundraise: join one of our challenge events or organise your own to raise vital funds!

Membership is £55 per year per family. To purchase either add to your online booking or call us on 01489 785228. Please see our terms and conditions.

Membership makes Daycamps and all of the events great value for money and being a member makes you feel part of the family that has now become a second home.

Sam Leeds

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