Statement Regarding the Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade
The recent Supreme Court ruling significantly undermines the self-determination and bodily autonomy of those who experience unwanted pregnancies. Evidence shows that the negative ramifications of forced births are most significantly experienced by those who are low-income, especially Black and brown young women and girls.
YWCA Greater Pittsburgh stands ready to provide for those who need childcare, economic assistance, and housing supports. We remain firm in our mission to advocate for policies that eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.
Mission & Vision
YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women.
YWCA Greater Pittsburgh envisions a community that advances education, opportunity and equity regardless of gender, race or background.
YWCA Greater Pittsburgh provides direct services, empowerment programming, and advocacy to support marginalized individuals and families, especially women and girls of color, while working to challenge structural barriers to equity.
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This year the Supreme Court agreed to review the constitutionality of abortion laws. Their decision has a considerable impact on people with unwanted pregnancies, especially young women of cREGISTER TODAY.