Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about YWCA Carlisle?

No, YWCA Carlisle is responsible for the operations of the hotline and the services provided.

Yes, we greatly appreciate the support that many of our programs receive from United Way of Carlisle & Cumberland County.

No, we are two separate entities both serving the Carlisle area.

No, we do not provide daily childcare, but we do have preschool programs for ages 2 through PreK. Look for more information under Preschool.

Yes, we do have a summer camp program. Look for more details under Youth/Young Wonders.

No, we do not have a pool.

We do not have a fitness center, but we do offer fitness and wellness programs for adults. Check out what’s currently being offered at Adult Programs.

While YWCA Carlisle is managed by an all-female Board of Directors, virtually all YW programs and services are open to men and women, boys and girls.

The YWCA is a women’s empowerment movement. Anyone who believes in our mission and wants to help eliminate racism and empower women and girls is welcome to join our cause.

No. The Mission of the YWCA is to empower women and girls and to eliminate racism. It can best be described as an agency with a Mission of social justice.