Central Virginia

Lynchburg, VA

626 Church Street Lynchburg, VA  24504

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YWCA Central Virginia is dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

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YW Town Center

Our main building, located in downtown Lynchburg, serves as residential and transitional housing for women as well as the site for our many programs.

Domestic Violence Prevention Center

Our shelters provide a safe place for women and children escaping violent homes. The DVPC provides emergency housing, food, couseling, court advocacy, support groups, and a 24-hour hotline.  Please call 434-528-1041 or 888-528-1041 or click  here for more information.  We now have second shelter, Frannie's House, in order to better serve Campbell and Pittsylvania Counties. To contact Frannie's House directly, call 434-369-9176.

Church Street Bridal


Hours 3-6 pm, Tuesday-Friday & Saturdays 10-4


Prom Dress Super Sale & Bridal Clearance 

January 27 9am-4pm




 The YWCA Domestic Violence Prevention Center continues to hold support group meetings on the following evenings:

from 6:30 - 7:30 for women and children in our community

Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 for our in-house residents

Call 434-528-1041 or 888-528-1041 for more information.




Upcoming Events:

January 27:
Prom Dress Super Sale and Bridal Clearance at Church Street Bridal 9am-4pm

February 2:
YWCA Benefit Art Show during First Fridays at the Academy Center of the Arts in the Joy Lynch Warehouse Theatre Lobby. 5:30pm-8:30pm

February 17:
5 Women: The Impact of Women in Art, Culture, and Society

A panel discussion presented by YWCA of Central Virginia in collaboration with the Academy Center of the Arts and Blackwater Branding.


YWCA Central Virginia • 626 Church Street • Lynchburg, VA 24504
ywcacentralvirginia@ywconnect.org • Phone: 434-847-7751 • Fax: 434-528-3449
Copyright 2012