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
Engage the mind and body to achieve inner relaxation
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
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