What We Do
YWCA of Central Virginia is on a mission to eliminate racism and empower women. We’ve been at the forefront of the biggest issues of the day for over 100 years, working to improve the lives of women, girls, and communities of color through advocacy, local programming, and services.
Domestic Violence Prevention Program
DVPP helps women, children, men and families recover from abuse, resolves personal conflicts, improve self-esteem and begin new lives.
Children's Supervised Visitation Center
YWCA of Central Virginia provides a safe, monitored, child-focused environment where children can visit noncustodial parents or guardians.
Town Center Residential Housing Program
The YWCA's residential housing program provides safe, affordable, dormitory style rental housing for low-income single women, 18 years and older.
Education and Outreach
YWCA of Central Virginia works to educate our community in the areas of diversity, equity, equality, and violence against women.