Greater Austin


July is National Minority Mental Health Month, so...

...Let's Talk About It:

A Discussion on Breaking Down Barriers to Mental Health Care for Communities of Color

Friday, July 25; 12:00-3:30 PM

Asian American Resource Center

8401 Cameron Road

Austin, Texas  78754


FREE to the Public

$20.00 CEU certificate available



YW Continuing Education Series,

Salvage Vanguard Theater,

& OUTsider Fest



 Friday, August 1

7:00 PM Performance $20

9:00 PM Talkback Session 

Performance + Talk Back Session offer three (3) CEU hours for $30





Panel Members

Daniel Alexander Jones,

Will Davis,

Carmel Drewes, LCSW


Moderated by

Laura Gomez-Horton, LCSW 





Salvage Vanguard Theater

2803 E Manor Rd, Austin TX 78722 



THE 2014 
The 2014 Women of the Year Awards Soiree was "an essential evening at a classy locale."  - Michael Barnes (click here to read more)

On June12, Board member, Rocio Villalobos, and Generation YW Youth Specialist, Monet Munoz, along with other local YWCA association leaders headed to 265 meetings on Capitol Hill, 44% of which were held with Senators and Representatives.

Capitol Hill Day was a productive day of advocacy for our YWCA activists from across the country, using our Persimmon Power to advocate for our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Read more... 

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Gwen Moore (D-WI) met with YWCA leaders to discuss the need for policymakers to prioritize an economic agenda for women and families, reminding us that “when women succeed, America succeeds.” 

About the YWCA:

The YWCA is the largest women’s organization working for social and economic change around the world and in local communities.

About the YWCA Greater Austin:

For more than 100 years, the YWCA GREATER AUSTIN has been dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women through its various programs and services. Today, the YWCA Greater Austin focuses on providing specialized mental health counseling for every woman and her family, prevention services for high risk youth, and professional training for licensed clinicians.


Meet our Board

YWCA Greater Austin   2015 South IH 35, Suite 110   Austin, TX 78741
email:   Phone: 512-326-1222   Fax: 512-326-1395
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