We provide short term housing for families, providing affordable interim housing for women with children, with the primary goal of obtaining permanent housing. The program provides opportunities to build healthy support systems and work toward economic self-sufficiency.
In concert with the Buffalo Employment Training Center, this teen program provides after-school/extended day programming to Buffalo high school students, throughout the school year. Students who successfully complete the program participate in summer job placement.
The YWCA of Western New York actively is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and girls, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.
We have a long tradition of delivering comprehensive and high quality programs and services that foster healthy development and nurture the potential of every child. Serving low-income children and their families in Western New York, our comprehensive children and youth services programs provide educational, social, emotional and wellness services.
Our after-school/extended day program for students is located at Cleve-Hill Elementary School in Cheektowaga. We also offer drop off services at Erie County Family Court Children’s Center in Buffalo, providing a safe and nurturing environment for children while their parents are in court.