YWCA Malden is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. Services for women include:
*Encoreplus is a breast cancer education and referral program for women over 40. Encore Plus was created by the YWCA of the USA to reach out to all women who face obstacles to getting high-quality, affordable breast cancer screening. The program provides Health Screenings, Transportation, Babysitting, Translation, Companionship to Screenings and much more, free of cost.
*The Residency Program provides safe, affordable housing services for women of all ages and nationalities, working towards their own financial self-sufficiency, and the dream of a better life. The Residency Program provides single room housing studios for women engaged in full-time work and/or study. Supervised by a part-time Residence Director, the program provides safe and affordable housing, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with support services for 21 women. *Financial Education and Advancement Program offers financial education, credit counseling and micro-enterprise planning to empower women with the tools needed to make wise decisions. For detailed information on any financial education and advancement program contact Mae Ba at (781) 322-3760 x24 or firstname.lastname@example.org.