Empowering women with tools and education to make informed decisions about their health and well-being.
Join Team YW C yA Later!
We invite you to join the YWCA Alaska's Team again this year! We are raising funds to fight breast cancer and support the Annual Alaska Run For Women Fundraising Event. Our team name:
YW C yA Later!
A donation of any amount is encouraged; many donate $25 or more. If you choose to join Team YW C yA Later! You'll need to commit to running or walking either 1 mile or 5 miles Mile(s) must be completed between June 12 - 19, 2021 (On your own or with a small group of your family/friends). Download your bib and wear while walking your mile(s). Take photos of yourself and share on social media/email.
Because this event is virtual, you can invite family and friends from all across the nation to participate. That's right, people across American can join us to raise funds to fight breast cancer. Invite someone to join you locally or in another state!
If you have questions, please contact us.
Thanks for your support!
The Breast & Cervical Program
The Breast & Cervical Program provides outreach and patient navigation for Ladies First and connects medically underserved women to health care for breast and cervical cancer screenings.
The program provides access to cervical screening (ages 21-64), clinical breast exams (ages 21-64), and mammograms (ages 40-64).
To see if you are eligible for a FREE breast & cervical cancer screening, to make an appointment or for more information call our Outreach Specialists at (907) 644-9600 ext 1005 or ext 1006.
Tobacco Cessation Program
The Tobacco Cessation Program works with individuals who are ready to quit by connecting them to Alaska’s Tobacco Quit Line.
This outreach educates Alaskan’s on the cost of smoking, and the dangers of electronic cigarettes.
If you're ready to quit, give us a call (907) 644-9600 ext 1006.
Diabetes Prevention provides outreach and education regarding prediabetes risks, screenings and prevention.