To bring about meaningful change, individuals need ongoing encouragement and tools. We’re here day-in and day-out to provide the resources our communities need to address the most pressing social issues. We work to make sure every child, family and community has what they need to achieve their best.
REACH & RISE® MENTORING PROGRAM
Our Y is pleased to offer the Reach & Rise® mentoring Program to the Dubuque community. Reach & Rise® is a National YMCA program designed to build a better future for youth by helping them achieve their goals and move from risk to resiliency. Mentors help youth between the ages of 6 & 17 overcome life obstacles such as poverty, crime, single-parent households, and other social or emotional concerns.
VICTIM SERVICES SHELTER
The Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA Victim Services Shelter — formerly known as “New Beginning Domestic Violence Shelter” — provides crisis intervention services as well as community education/prevention programs. All services are free and totally confidential.