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What We Do

Established in Delaware in 1895 as a voice for women's issues, YWCA Delaware continues to evolve to meet today's challenges in eliminating racism and empowering women. We are On A Mission to work tirelessly for women and people of color, improve lives and strengthen communities in three signature areas where we can have the most impact:

Empowerment and Economic Advancement
We provide women of all ages and families with programs to increase emotional and economic self-sufficiency.
Emergency & Transitional Housing
Financial Capability
Homeownership & Foreclosure Prevention
Work Readiness & Self-Employment
Youth Development

Health and Safety of Women
We support those impacted by violence through sexual assault and domestic violence programs.
Domestic Violence Case Management
Sexual Assault Crisis & Aftercare

Racial Justice and Civic Engagement
We offer distinct programs that address personal, institutional and structural racism and inequities.
Racial & Social Justice