YWCA Of Northwestern IL2023-01-04T11:35:18-06:00
A Mission to: Eliminate Racism, Empower Women, Stand Up For Social Justice, Help Families, Strengthen Communities

We Create Real Change

The YWCA has been empowering women in Northern Illinois since 1891.

Our mission-driven services continue to evolve to meet the needs of women, children and families in Rockford, and the counties of Boone, Jo Daviess, McHenry, Ogle, Stephenson and Winnebago.

YWCA Programs

Become part of a larger movement comprised of women who are homemakers, business makers, and provide the social support for others.

The YWCA Literacy Council

The YWCA Literacy Council supports individuals and families with literacy instruction and English language support to strengthen our community.

YWCA Child Care Resource & Referral

­­YWCA Child Care Resource & Referral works to build a quality child care system that support the needs of working families and their child providers.

La Voz Latina

YWCA La Voz Latina maintains a strong focus on helping Latino/Hispanic families achieve self-sufficiency and become active and productive members of our community.

Upcoming Events

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

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