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Ywca Of Greater Atlanta

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957 North Highland Avenue Ne Atlanta GA 30306 USA


Eliminating racism. Empowering women. The ywca of greater atlanta exists to change the lives of women and children in the greater atlanta community while advocating for racial justice through collaborative programs and partnerships.


Children's services - our early learning academy provides a comprehensive child development program for 154 children (ages six weeks through five years) that facilitates the maximum possible growth and development of each child socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually while remaining affordable for their parents. We provide 66 children with a free pre-k program certified and funded by ga. State lottery (bright from the start). Augmenting our early learning academy are other programs such as summer camps and after school programs.

teen girls in technology (tgi tech) - seeks to increase girls interest, confidence and competence in science, technology, engineering and math (stem) by annually helping 555 young women (ages 12-18) from seven title 1 schools overcome barriers and sterotypes in these areas. No fees are changed for this program, making it unique to other similar programs for girls in the city. Of the 50 girls who started with the tgi tech program 6 years ago, in sixth grade, 86% of them finished the program, graduated from high school and went to college. The majority of these young women are majoring in stem subjects.

encore plus - in existence for over ten years, the program emphasizes early detection of and education on breast and cervical cancer for african american and hispanic women in underserved and underinsured communities. In 2014, encore plus provided more than 1,671 women with education and screenings as necessary, and even providing mammograms to high risk individuals.

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No services were available. I could not even apply for a place to sleep for me and my child. Extend a hand. Embody the words that go along with the acronym YWCA = Young Women's Christain Association.

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No services available. I was turned away without even as much as a referral.

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