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Get to know the programs and services offered at YWCA Carlisle

YWCA Carlisle is on a MISSION to eliminate racism, empower women and girls, stand up for social and racial justice, help families, and strengthen communities. To this end, we offer a wide variety of programs for everyone…female and male…preschoolers to seniors!

To learn more and get involved, check out our preschool, summer camp, adult classes, girl empowerment, and racial justice program pages.

Our Programs

GO! Grandview Court

Growing opportunities at Grandview Court

Girl Power!

An award-winning empowerment program for middle and high school girls

Girl Power! L.E.A.D.S. (Lead. Empower. Advocate. Develop. Serve.)

A leadership development program for teen girls in Cumberland County

Girl Power! LEADS the Future

Leadership development workshop series for middle and high school girls hosted throughout the year

Girl Power! Reads

A book club designed to connect girls with stories and essays about empowered women

Racial Justice Award

Nominate A Racial Justice Advocate Today! Nominations accepted now through August 9, 2019!

Martin’s Mission

Annual full-day camp for Cumberland County elementary students on MLK Jr.'s Holiday

Youth Leadership Conference

Empowering Cumberland County youth through conversations about racial equality

Yoga & Meditation

Adult class to restore peace to your routine


Adult class to bring balance of body, mind and spirit

Club Cosmic

Creating opportunities in STEM for elementary-aged girls in Cumberland County

Preschool - Special Time

Classes designed for 2 and 3 year-olds

Preschool - Pre-K

Provides kindergarten readiness skills for 4 and 5 year-olds with an emphasis on socialization