Mission Statement

YWCA NorthEastern NY is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. 


Community of Respect Policy Statement

In order to provide a respectful environment where all are welcome, the YWCA NENY does not discriminate or allow discrimination in program(s) or practices on the basis of race, religion, employment/unemployment status, color, genetic information, pregnancy, sex, national origin, age, marital/partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabilities, stalking victim/survivor status or domestic violence victim/survivor status or veteran status. This policy governs all aspects of YWCA program operation and is in place for staff, volunteers and clients.