Many of the programs listed below
are offered at no charge to participants.
For more information on all YWCA Youth and Family programs
call Cyndi Ritter or Valerie Cumming at the YWCA, 234-7589 or
e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you answered YES to these questions, Wize Girlz is for you! This program involves girls participating in a variety of service projects and recreational activities and joining together for positive learning experiences. Each Wize Girlz group meets once a week after school during the school year. Transportation and a snack are provided.
A nine-week day camp program for
This interactive program encourages
creativity and imagination.
A parent education and support group for individuals ages 20 to 26. Meet other young parents in similar situations, learn about educational and employment opportunities and develop strategies for self-sufficiency and positive parenting. Earn participation "points" to purchase items in the incentive store. No preregistration required. A meal, child care and transportation are provided.
(Partially funded by Cedar Valley's Promise Empowerment)
PASS meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 3:45 - 5:00 pm.
Contact Cyndi Ritter at 319-234-7589 for more information.
Latino & Multicultural Services / Servicios Latinos
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, francés, árabe y portugués.)
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
English Class/Clase de Inglés
Miercoles 6:15 - 7:30 pm
Young Parents Together
Young Women on the Move
This annual interactive conference is held each spring and provides a day of fun and information for middle-school aged girls. Breakout sessions are designed to explore areas such as self-image, career, decision making and fitness.
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.