The YWCA's mission is to advance the quality of life for women of all ages, races and faiths, and their families. In support of this mission, the YWCA provides services to meet critical needs, promote self-sufficiency, reduce violence, eliminate racism and achieve equal opportunities for all people.
Areas of Expertise
Our safety net of services includes: emergency assistance, shelter, safe and stable housing, personalized case management, counseling, employment assistance, career coaching, domestic violence advocacy and support groups, as well as mentoring, internships and opportunities for youth and future leaders, and access to needed health care for underserved populations including LBT, immigrant and AIDS/HIV-affected women.
Our work also focuses on eliminating the enduring disparities which disproport