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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, youth programs, adult classes, and racial justice program pages.

Our Youth programs

LEAD - a teen empowerment and leadership group

6th through 8th grade girls learn to: Lead Empower Advocate Develop

Chair Yoga

Benefits of yoga without standing for long periods of time.

Holistic Health Coaching with Bonnie Berk

Understand and embrance the ongoing process of building total health

King’s Kamp

Annual full-day camp for elementary students on MLK Holiday

Youth Leadership Conference

Empowering our youth through conversations about racial equality

Community Potlucks & Discussions

Bringing the community together for fellowship and discussions on current racial justice topics


Adult class to bring balance of body, mind and spirit


Adult Class to bring balance into the body

Young Wonders Summer Day Camp

An 11-week summer day camp for children entering 1st through 5th grade

Afterschool Homework Clubs

Assist elementary-aged children in two neighborhoods with homework completion


An award-winning leadership development program for middle and high school girls in the Carlisle schools.

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

Preschool Summer Camp

An 8-week camp experience for children 3 to 5 years-old