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Domestic Violence Support Group

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

If you are or have ever been in an abusive relationship, we want to support and help you. YWCA Hanover Safe Home is offering a free support group in Gettysburg, PA for those who have been impacted by domestic violence. Groups are facilitated by caring, experienced professionals. As a group member, we hope to: provide… Continue Reading Domestic Violence Support Group

Upstanders: Youth Council

Friday, January 10, 2020

Students Grade 7 – 12 Last Thursday of Every Month 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM An upstander is someone who recognizes when something is wrong and acts to make it right. Being an upstander is being a hero: We are standing up for what is right and doing our best to help support and protect… Continue Reading Upstanders: Youth Council

Women of Hanover Network 9/17/20

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Women of Hanover Network  Sponsored by Cindy Fremont – Edward Jones Co-hosted by Little Art Bank Thursday, September 17, 2020 As a program of YWCA Hanover, Women of Hanover Network (WHON) serves as Hanover’s leading resource to inspire and empower women in business and the community. WOHN provides opportunities for professional women to make meaningful… Continue Reading Women of Hanover Network 9/17/20

Winter 2019/2020 Newsletter

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Winter 2019 Newsletter FULL NEWSLETTER HERE In This Issue Safe Home Serves Adams COunty & Hanover Area YWCA Hanover Celebrates Centennial Year Girls Loving Life 2019/2020 Events & Programs In the spring of 1920, members of the Girls Club of Hanover voted to form a Young Women’s Christian Association in Hanover. Leadership development and a… Continue Reading Winter 2019/2020 Newsletter

Girls Loving Life Winter 2020

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

This is a free program but space is limited Sign up here: Register Girls in grades 2-8 participate in activities, friendship, and fun. Girls in grades 9-12 participate as mentors, role models, and youth leaders. Girls Loving Life focuses on five tenets to build self-esteem, encourage kindness, and help girls develop resiliency, grit, and compassion:… Continue Reading Girls Loving Life Winter 2020

School Days Off Program

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

YWCA Hanover offers a School Days Off Program for K-6th grade children. Service for all area schools. Runs regardless of how many schools are off! Cost is only $35 a day. The School Days Off Program includes: Breakfast, Lunch, and Snack. All meals follow USDA/CACFP guidelines Activities may include gym time and field trips Drop… Continue Reading School Days Off Program

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

The International Men’s March To Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® asks men to literally walk one mile in women’s high-heeled shoes. It’s not easy walking in these shoes, but it’s fun and it gets the community to talk about something that’s really difficult to talk about: gender… Continue Reading Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

An LGBTQ+ Safe Place

Monday, February 18, 2019

Who’s it for? LGBTQ+ Youth Ages 14-21 from the Hanover/Adams County area. What is it? Qmmunity is an accessible, positive, safe place for young people to explore their sexual and/or gender identity, and learn to love themselves fully. The program is designed to provide a recreational, social, educational, and supportive environment to support, enrich, and… Continue Reading An LGBTQ+ Safe Place

Amazon Smiles Supports YWCA Hanover

Monday, October 1, 2018

About AmazonSmile WHAT IS AMAZONSMILE? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will… Continue Reading Amazon Smiles Supports YWCA Hanover