Phyllis Wheatley Center

Youth Programming

With a goal to give young people the tools necessary to overcome social, mental, and emotional obstacles and succeed in school and beyond, the YWCA Knoxville provides comprehensive, evidence-based youth programming that targets underserved K-12 students. This innovative programming is comprised of three overlapping components:
Youth Programming

Youth Programs

Click on one of the youth programs below for more information.

After-School Enrichment
Y-Teens
Summer Kids in Play

Comprehensive programming ensures that our mission to eliminate racism and empower women starts with children and allows us to respond to changing needs as students grow, providing a long-term support system.

Youth Programming