Due to the weather Monday night support groups are canceled and the YWCA NH will be closed Tuesday January 27, 2015. If you need to speak to an advocate please call our Crisis Line at (603)668-2299 or if is an emergency call 911.
Katie McQuaid's Scene in Manchester: YWCA gives us hope in the toughest situations: "last Thursday's Empowerment Breakfast, I learned how the organization has gone from teaching swimming to teaching survival." ...more
MANCHESTER, NH – April 16, 2013- The YWCA New Hampshire is pleased to announce our 5th annual Heroes for Justice Award recipients and ceremony. The 2013 Heroes for Justice Award recipients have improved the lives and safety of violent crime victims and marginalized community members....more.
Happy Birthday 19th amendment!!! The 19th amendment guarantees all American women the right to vote. Achieving this milestone required a lengthy and difficult struggle, a victory that took decades of agitation and protest. Beginning in the mid-19th century, several generations of woman suffrage supporters lectured, wrote, marched, lobbied, and practiced civil disobedience to achieve what many Americans considered a radical change of the Constitution. Few early supporters lived to see final victory in 1920, and by the way, the YWCA opened in Manchester in 1920!