Each of the programs listed below
is offered at no charge to participants. Membership in the YWCA is
encouraged but not required. For more information on all YWCA teen programs
call Cyndi Ritter or Dina Plum at the YWCA, 234-7589 or
e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
A parent education and support group for individuals ages 20 to 26. Meet other young parents in similar situations, learn more about educational and employment opportunities for adults, and develop strategies for self-sufficiency and positive parenting. Earn participation "points" to purchase items in the incentive store and Stork's Nest. No preregistration required. A meal and child care are provided.
(Partially funded by Cedar Valley's Promise Empowerment)
PASS meets the second and fourth Wednesday each month from 3:45 - 5:00 pm.
Contact Cyndi Ritter for more information.
Latino Services /
Martes, Miércoles y Viernes de 8:00 a.m. a
Llame a Umaru Balde al 319-234-7589 para pedir una cita. (Se habla español.)
Services provided by bilingual staff to address needs of Latino families. Includes translation, interpretation, referrals, and job assistance services. (Partially funded by Cedar Valley United Way & Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa)
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays from 8:00
Latinos Moving Forward
The YWCA, along with several community partners, has again joined ISU Extension and Outreach to offer the Juntos program. This is a series of 5 workshops that brings together parents, students, schools and the community to promote higher education for Latino(a) students. The students and families will work with professionals who will help them explore options for higher education and how to navigate through the college application process.
The program will be held in September at the YWCA. A meal will be included during that time at no cost to families. For more information and/or to register, please contact Umaru Balde at the YWCA (319-234-7589).
La YWCA, con otros socios en la comunidad, se ha juntado otra vez con ISU Extension and Outreach para ofrecer el programa “Juntos.” Este es una serie de 4 talleres que junta a los padres, estudiantes, escuelas, y la comunidad para promocionar la educación superior para estudiantes Latinos. Los estudiantes y familias trabajarán con profesionales que les puede ayudar a explorar opciones para la educación superior y cómo navigar a través del proceso de aplicar.
programa comienza el 23 de septiembre en la YWCA.
Young Women on the Move
May 1, 2015
This annual interactive event is held each spring and provides a day of fun and information for middle-school aged girls. Activities designed to explore areas such as self-image, career, decision making and fitness will be offered.
Watch for announcements at your school or check with your school counselor.
Young Women on the Move is free for participants but preregistration is required.