YWCA

814 368-4235

Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities (MHID)

The YWCA’s Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities (MHID) Program empowers individuals with serious mental health and/or intellectual disabilities to develop skills and coping techniques to foster recovery and achieve the maximum level of independence at which they can successfully function. Medication Monitoring: Individuals are supported to acquire necessary skills to manage medications and control symptoms that would otherwise put them at risk for inpatient care … Continue reading Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities (MHID)

Housing and Employment Services

The YWCA’s Housing and Employment Services (HES) program offers safe and secure emergency housing to women and women with children who have nowhere else to stay. Shelter: Our 30-day shelter provides a family atmosphere while residents work with program staff to find permanent housing. Case Management: Program staff assist individuals with: obtaining safe, affordable, and permanent housing job searches, resume preparation, employment readiness learning how … Continue reading Housing and Employment Services

Food Pantry

The YWCA Bradford Food Pantry is open every Wednesday from 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Please call the YWCA at 814-368-4235 for income limits and further questions. The YWCA’S Food Pantry Program is a source of supplemental food to individuals and families, from Bradford and Eldred, who are on a limited income or have an acute need. Individuals may … Continue reading Food Pantry

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services

DYNAMICS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE Domestic violence is a pattern of behavior that takes place between family members or intimate partners. Domestic violence can occur between spouses, partners, adults and their dependent children, same-sex couples, and the elderly and their family caregivers. Domestic violence can be physical, sexual, emotional, economic, or psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person. Domestic violence affects … Continue reading Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services