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Housing Services

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.

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Spots still available for our Childcare Center & After School Programs: Register today!

The YWCA of WNY’s pre-K, childcare, and afterschool programs are now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Call today for more information: (716) 447-1494.

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Teen Empowerment & Mentoring Program

In concert with the Buffalo Employment Training Center, our teen programs provide 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.

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YWCA Western New York is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.

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Children & Youth Services

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.

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Housing Services

The YWCA of WNY offers housing services to homeless women and their children. The YWCA of WNY has apartments in scattered sites through the area. These apartments are for women who are victims of domestic violence and or homelessness.

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School House Commons Housing for Seniors

School House commons provides safe and secure housing for low-income seniors.  We have 60 independent living apartment units, funded under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Section 202 Housing of the Elderly.

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