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Register now for spring & summer volleyball at YWCA!

Thursday, April 4, 2019

YWCA Volleyball is now enrolling for Spring and Summer youth programs! At YWCA, we know that sports are a great way to build confidence, learn teamwork, develop grit, and enhance communication skills. Programs start for children as  young as kindergarten. Volley Tots Volley Tots is an introductory volleyball skills program for children between kindergarten and… Continue Reading Register now for spring & summer volleyball at YWCA!

Domestic violence services available 24/7 from YWCA Greater Lafayette

Monday, March 18, 2019

YWCA Greater Lafayette reminds you that it has a Domestic Violence Intervention and Prevention Program that serves as a resource for anyone who is struggling with domestic violence or sexual violence in any form. The YWCA has provided safe shelter for survivors of domestic violence for 40 years.  The program serves thousands of others who… Continue Reading Domestic violence services available 24/7 from YWCA Greater Lafayette

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YWCA welcomes seven new members to Salute to Women Hall of Fame

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

For immediate release YWCA Salute to Women Contact: Tracy Dodds Hurd YWCA Media Relations Office: 765-423-7014 thurd@ywcalafayette.org YWCA announces 2019 Salute to Women honorees Seven local women will be honored at the 45th annual Salute to Women on Tuesday, March 5, at The Trails. The winners were announced Wednesday afternoon by Allison Beggs, executive director… Continue Reading YWCA welcomes seven new members to Salute to Women Hall of Fame

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Expressions: Healing art workshop for survivors of trauma

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Residents in our emergency shelter have the opportunity to attend Expressions — weekly therapeutic art sessions facilitated by trained staff. Through art, residents are able to process the trauma they have experienced in their life in a safe and supported space. For the first time, YWCA Greater Lafayette is going to be hosting Expressions therapeutic… Continue Reading Expressions: Healing art workshop for survivors of trauma