YWCA of White Plains and Central Westchester
515 North St.
White Plains, NY 10605
Contact Person: Lynn Fisher
Phone Number: (914) 949-6227
Fax Number: (914) 949-2021
Web address:  
Number of Yrs in Service: 75 years
YWCA is a women’s membership movement that strives to create opportunities for women’s growth, leadership and power in order to attain a common vision of peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people. The YMCA of White Plains serves over 4,000 women, men and children weekly at our facility on 515 North Street through out child care, after school, summer camp fitness, aquatics and gymnastics programs. In addition, the YMCA provides services for people with disabilities, health screening for un/under-insured women and a residence for women along with other mission based programming.

Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired   Visually Impaired  
Emotional / Psychiatric   Traumatic Brain Injured x
Developmental Disabilities x Physical Disabilities  
Learning Disabilities   Autism x
Medically Fragile      
Other Disabilities:

>Ages Served:

0 to 5   22 to 65 x
6 to 21 x 65 and over  

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts x Team Sports  
Biking    Tennis  
Camps x Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music x Yoga  
Social x Swimming x
Other Recreation: Family and caregiver respite, Special Olympic training and competitive team sports, adaptive aquatic instruction, school vacation respite and recreational programs, bowling program

Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School  
Pre-School   Post Secondary  
Elementary/Middle School   Pre-Vocational  
Professional   Assessments  
Other Education:


Transportation Services Provided:

Public   Travel Training  
Other Transportation:


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy  
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups  
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services:

Medical Services Provided:

Clinical Services   Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services:

Vocational Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation   Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training   Supported Employment  
Pre-Vocational Training   Competitive Employment  
Vocational Counseling      
Other Vocational Services:

Community Day Services Provided:

Day Habilitation   Drop-In Center  
Day Treatment   Psychological  
Special Education   Pre-Employment  
Other Day Services: